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Raytheon has formed an alliance with Silicon Valley-based commercial cybersecurity company Virsec to bring new network defense products to global government and critical infrastructure entities. This partnership centers around Virsec's Trusted Execution technology that works to detect deviations ...
Raytheon [RTN] and the cyber security firm Virsec have formed an alliance to provide cyber security solutions to government and critical infrastructure markets.Raytheon on Monday said the partnership combines California-based Virsec's Trusted Execution security… Already a subscriber or registered ...
"Critical infrastructure - from the electrical grid to transportation - is under assault, and hackers are evading conventional security defenses," said John DeSimone, vice president of cybersecurity and special missions at Raytheon's intelligence, information and services business. "Commercial tools ...
Raytheon has built two small, Polar Scout satellites for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in partnership with Millennium Engineering and Integration. The satellites have flexible radio frequency receivers to help search and rescue teams locate emergency beacons in remote areas, such as ...

As the U.S. Air Force surveys the market to identify contractors who could develop electro-optical infrared sensors to meet Defense Department's weather requirements, Raytheon is highlighting the capabilities of its existing sensor, the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS), currently flying on ... DoD
Within the next 30 to 60 days, Raytheon will begin accepting directions from the Army to conduct software sustainment and system engineering services for critical systems including THAAD, AN/TPY-2 radars, the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense System, the Sea-Based X-Band Radar, and Upgraded ... DoD
The LOA came days after Poland signed potential 10-year offset agreements with Raytheon and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) related to its procurement of the Patriot system through the Wisla program, a two-phase missile defense procurement effort. The signing of the LOA marks the initial phase of the ... DoD
Under a DARPA project aimed at creating new tactical tools for small infantry units, Raytheon and other defense contractors and research institutions are developing technology to control swarms of small aerial drones. It's part of a wider move toward automation and unmanned systems by war planners in ... DoD
Raytheon Company RTN recently secured a contract to deliver Patriot Missile Systems to Poland, after the country signed a Letter of Offer and Acceptance ("LOA") agreement with the U.S. government for these missiles systems. The contract turned out to be Poland's biggest arms deal till date and also ... DoD
New technology under development by Raytheon BBN Technologies could unleash swarms of small, autonomous air and ground vehicles, working in tandem and under the control of remote operators. As part of DARPA's Offensive Swarm-Enabled Tactics program, the company is developing technology ... DoD
Insurer FM Global has hired Raytheon Co.'s Sanjay Chawla as its chief investment officer. Chawla will begin his new position at FM Global on March 31, the Johnston, Rhode Island-based insurance company announced late last week. He oversaw a $38 billion portfolio of pension assets at defense ... DoD
Raytheon's missile systems business has received a three-year, $36.8 million contract to provide lifecycle management and technical services needed to maintain a Tomahawk cruise missile depot facility for the U.S. Navy and U.K. government. Work covers depot maintenance, demilitarization preparation, ... DoD
AWS said Thursday Raytheon was able to reduce testing time using an AWS GovCloud (US)-based DevOps approach as well as provision and scale network, storage and computing resources on demand in line with the needs of national defense customers. About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, ... DoD
Sprinters can create their own novel swarm tactics and the Raytheon BBN team will work with them to evaluate the tactics in simulation, and possibly field them for live trials. In 2016, Raytheon, as part of the Office of Naval Research LOCUST program, conducted demonstrations that successfully netted ... DoD
Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will now commence work on a potential three-year, $600 million contract to provide software sustainment and upgrade support for the U.S. Army's missile defense systems following the withdrawal of a bid protest in February. The company said Monday it received the contract in June ... DoD

Raytheon said Monday it will proceed to start work under a three-year, $575 million task order to update software for missile defense and other weapons systems for the Army after the withdrawal of a protest against the award. Booz Allen Hamilton withdrew its final protest against the “Strategic Systems” ... DoD
A model of a Raytheon Co. fighter jet is seen on display at a Farnborough International Airshow in Farnborough, U.K. ... the S&P 900 for companies that could be affected by the Trump tariffs, concluding that aerospace and machinery companies like Raytheon and Rockwell Automation could outperform. DoD
The report said the offset deals with Lockheed's global business and Raytheon are respectively worth $212 million and $65.3 million and the final contract for the Patriot system could be signed by Wednesday, March 28. The State Department approved in November 2017 Poland's request to buy the Patriot ... DoD
“We will support the U.S. Air Force's GPS III launch this fall and complete the software build for the full operational system by year's end,” added Dave Wajsgras, president of Raytheon's intelligence, information and services business and a 2018 Wash100 inductee. About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002 ... DoD
Steve Porter, an engineering fellow at Raytheon, said the company used AWS' authorization, authentication and logging services to manage security requirements and meet customers' individual needs. GovCloud is designed to help Raytheon provision network, storage and compute resources on demand ... DoD
Raytheon is best known as a defense contractor. In the federal IT space, however, the firm has a low profile that belies its massive role. Dave Wajsgras is working to change that. “We're known as the largest missile maker in the world,” he told FCW. “Our strategic focus is to also become known as a ... DoD
NOTE: Each year our sister publication recognizes an industry leader with an Eagle Award. Dave Wajsgras was this year's recipient. Here is his story from Raytheon is best known as a defense contractor. In the federal IT space, however, the firm has a low profile that belies its massive role. DoD
As the new National Defense Strategy shifts the U.S. armed forces' focus from combating violent extremists to confronting China and Russia, Raytheon is offering an array of multi-domain capabilities to modernize the Army “not just for today but tomorrow,” Kim Ernzen, executive vice president of the ... DoD
A Raytheon laser dune buggy used a solid-state laser and a sensor targeting system in a demonstration in defeating drones at an exercise at Fort Sill, ... High-powered microwave and high-energy laser systems were demonstrated by Raytheon at an Army exercise at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, in December. DoD
Girl Scouts of the USA wants to add a million girls to the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) talent pipeline by 2025. Last November, they held a day-long event in the nation's capital to get girls to embrace STEM. For one Girl Scout in Washington D.C., her STEM journey is already off to a ... DoD
Raytheon is pushing hard to lock in as much of this market as it can, building both High Energy Laser (HEL) and High Powered Microwave (HPM) weapons that can find, fix and kill or disable the increasingly cheap and capable drones. Evan Hunt, the company's senior manager for HEL, offered that market ... DoD
Raytheon Co. RTN, +0.20% said late Wednesday its board of directors has voted to increase the company's annual dividend payout rate by 8.8%, from $3.19 a share to $3.47 a share. The board also authorized the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of 86.75 cents a share to be paid on May 10 to ... DoD
The Air Force received three offers for the recompeted contract to support its Cobra Dane radar system based in Alaska, the Defense Department said in its Friday contracts digest. Raytheon first won the contract in 2011 and retained the work again in 2015 when it was last recompeted, according to Deltek ... DoD
In each case, these contracts (totaling $467 million in combined value) should eventually convert into revenues on Raytheon's income statement. While so far the DSCA has only notified Congress of the requests to purchase military equipment and services, and technically Congress still needs to approve ... DoD
Raytheon, up more than 50% since November 2016, is perhaps the best positioned of any defense contractor. The company has a commanding presence in precision weapons, anti-missile systems, electronics warfare systems, and sensors and radars -- all areas of particular interest to the Pentagon as it ... DoD
Moog (NYSE: MOG) and Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) are both industrials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses ... more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Raytheon has a beta of 0.71, indicating that its share price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500. DoD
Raytheon logo Claraphi Advisory Network LLC purchased a new position in shares of Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund purchased 1,128 shares of the aerospace company's stock, valued at approximately $212,000. DoD
Raytheon has been selected by Lockheed Martin to produce electro-optical distributed aperture systems (EO-DAS) for the Lockheed Martin F-35 ... You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Lockheed Picks Raytheon For F-35 DAS ... DoD
April, currently a senior systems engineering manager with Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems is this year's Arlington W. Carter Legacy Award winner. BEYA Legacy Awards are named for men and women that have won the top Black Engineer of the Year Award. The Arlington W. Carter Legacy Award ... DoD
Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) are two well-run defense contractors who have been on a roll since the 2016 election, with shares up 61% and 54%, respectively, since November 2016. They also both now trade at price-to-earnings and price-to-sale ratios well above 10-year ... DoD
Two stocks in that sector I have been following for quite some time are Northrop Grumman (NOC) and Raytheon (RTN). Both companies are Dividend Achievers, a group of stocks with 10+ years of consecutive dividend increases. You can see the entire list of all 261 Dividend Achievers here. A major ... DoD
One of the key drivers for Raytheon was a political tailwind of higher defense spending. Domestic spending focus by U.S. politicians decreases the odds of more money being spent on defense. Republicans are in power, meaning they no longer need to harp on defense in their rhetoric. Global trends in ... DoD
Have you been paying attention to shares of Raytheon Company RTN ? Shares have been on the move with the stock up 6.8% over the past month. RTN hit a new 52-week high of $225.86 in the previous session. Raytheon has gained 19.8% since the start of the year compared to the 10.2% move for ...
Raytheon has received a potential $362.7 million contract to develop an autonomous unmanned underwater vehicle for the Navy to use in the detection and mitigation of sea mines. Dubbed "Barracuda," the drone is intended to neutralize sea mines at the bottom and near surface areas of waters, plus ...
Raytheon Missile Systems got into the small-satellite game in 2012, when it won a contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to design small, disposable satellites for a system to allow troops on the ground to get high-resolution satellite images of the battlefield via smartphones or ...
Raytheon announced Monday that they are starting work on a $600 million, three-year contract to support software upgrades. Officials discussed the impact on the Huntsville area during the AUSA Global Force Symposium, being held this week at the Von Braun Center. The contract is geared at sustaining ...
A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Raytheon Company RTN. Shares have added about 8% in that time frame, outperforming the market. Will the recent positive trend continue leading up to its next earnings release, or is RTN due for a pullback? Before we dive into how investors and ...
Cramer recently added Raytheon to his charitable portfolio, and said he's looking to buy even more shares if the price is right. After all, he noted the U.S. budget deal that Congress and President Trump recently approved calls for boosting the Pentagon's budget by $80 billion in fiscal 2019, meaning the ...
Cyber threats represent the greatest danger to the international community today, Raytheon International CEO John Harris told CNBC. The major U.S. defense contractor and weapons manufacturer was one of several hundred senior executives and policymakers attending the Munich Security Conference.
Raytheon Co., Waltham, Mass., expects to make required contributions of $936 million to its defined benefit plans in 2018, according to its 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday. The company contributed $1.64 billion to its DB plans in 2017 — $615 million of which was ...
Raytheon's flagship Missile Systems unit, the company's largest business by revenue, produces the SeaSparrow. It will share part of the $112.7 million in revenue from the SeaSparrow sale with its partner BAE Systems (NASDAQOTH: BAESY), which will be providing the Finns with "quad pack" cannisters ...
The attempt to intercept an air-launched, intermediate-range ballistic missile target was the first time the latest version of Raytheon's SM-3 was launched from the Aegis Ashore system, and the first time both ground- and space-based sensors were used to remotely cue the launch of the interceptor.
Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential five-year, $2.30 billion contract from the U.S. Army to provide system-of-systems engineering support for Phased Array Tracking Radar Intercept on Target weapons. The Defense Department said Tuesday Raytheon will support Patriot-related software and ...


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