6 posts categorized "DoD and Aerospace News"

We've Never Been So Excited to See Tech That Disables Ours - Go CHAMP!

We never thought we'd write a post like this but Boeing has really wowed us. Their new Counter-Electronics High Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project (CHAMP)has made history, providing a non-kinetic alternative to existing missile technology and providing to be a win for the whole EMS community.

"This technology marks a new era in modern-day warfare," said Keith Coleman, CHAMP program manager for Boeing Phantom Works. "In the near future, this technology may be used to render an enemy’s electronic and data systems useless even before the first troops or aircraft arrive."

Yes, that includes COM, and the tech that records it, like our own Voxida DVRS for defense applications. And we couldn't be happier. Imagine a conflict with minimal casualties and collateral damage. We'll take it, even if that means that a Voxida DVRS takes a day off. We're kidding, of course, as our systems stay with the folks that will likely fire, not receive, said missile. Which is all the more great. Hats off, Boeing!  Read more.

 

Why We're All About the Youngsters at the AOC Show

Our CMO, Kate Haley, is quoted by the Association of Old Crows in this article about the AOC International Symposium on Arming the Spectrum Warrior. We will be supporting her efforts to-- how did she put it?-- bring in the youngsters. 

We have all been learning a lot about the latest developments in Electronic Warfare (EW) and are excited to see this technology move forward while recruiting more members to this excellent organization.

Have ideas on how to better serve the EW community and recruit Gen Y Crows? Contact Kate on LinkedIn. You can also Learn more about the AOC and Accurate Always' COTS communications recording solutions for defense here.

No Pink Slips During Sequestration?

Sequestration is often a dirty word. While one can only speculate as to what the coming months will hold, it should be noted that Obama administration again has told defense firms that they shouldn't issue layoff notices because of sequestration and additionally has offered a deal. Read more.

Demand for the Accurate Always Voxida Solutions Fuels Expansion in Huntsville

HALF MOON BAY, CA (March 8, 2011); Accurate Always, Inc., a leading provider of communications recording and monitoring solutions, announced today that it has opened an office in the Huntsville, Alabama area to serve their rapidly expanding customer base and respond to the growing demand for comprehensive recording solutions for defense, security and emergency services. The Alabama office expands Accurate Always’ offering of governmental solutions while providing local sales and support for its customers in the South Eastern region of the US.

 "Homeland security and increased requirements for mission-critical communications recording systems have expanded interest and our customer base in the region," said Roger Haley, director of new business development at the Accurate Always Alabama office. “Given the current governmental budgeting climate, our customers are focused on finding cost-effective, agile call and video recording solutions that have a low cost of ownership and a historically high ROI. To support their efforts, and to speed deployment, we are expanding our local resources."

The new office is located at:

Accurate Always, Inc.

15216 Jones Road

Athens, AL 35613

800-728-9428

About Accurate Always

Accurate Always provides the tools organizations need to record, monitor, retrieve and manage their voice and video communications with their Voxida systems. Voxida serves a variety of market segments, including healthcare, aerospace, defense and other diverse contact centers, worldwide. Voxida is used to reduce liability, ensure  compliance and to improve customer interaction quality while easily fitting into existing work-flows and onsite technology. Interactions can be retrieved, reported on and monitored using a single user-friendly interface, in standalone or multi-site environments. Accurate Always has customers on five continents including BAE Systems, BP, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, CSC, DHL, Lockheed Martin, SAIC, Stanford University, and all branches of the US military in domestic and foreign deployments.  For more information, visit www.accuratealways.com

 

Accurate Always, Inc’s Media Contact: press@accuratealways.com

United States Air Force Fighter Gap: CBO Report Released

Yep, it's true: We may be light on Fighters. The United States Air Force, like the Navy and Marine Corps, is keen on landing the newest models. Over the next 25 years, that is. Meanwhile, the current fighter aircraft are thinking about their golden years of blissful retirement.

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has published a study that addresses the DoD plans, as well as budgetary, as well as tactical, concerns. You can see the report, Alternatives for Modernizing U.S. Fighter Forces here.

New Defense News and digital communications voice recording systems blog

We wanted to say hi before shifting this blog into high gear. This blog is operated by Accurate Always, Inc, a supplier to aerospace and defense that offers the Voxida call recording solutions that can record PBX, radio, trunk lines, video and analog telephone in a single, turnkey system.

You can expect to see additional aerospace and defense industry news and interest pieces in the near future. We will also be highlighting COTS/MCOTS digital voice recording systems for recording telephone, radio, IP and video for DoD applications. Please subscribe today or come visit us at www.accuratealways.com/defense