The National Institute of Standards and Technology, or NIST, is the federal technology agency that works with industry to develop and apply technology, measurements and standards. QinetiQ North America’s Chief Technology Officer, Keith Rhodes spoke with National Defense on the NIST cybersecurity framework and how it effects small- and mid- tier companies.
In a recent blog post, we discussed QinetiQ North America's (QNA) Unmanned Platform Common Control System. Take a look at this recent article from Jane's 360 to learn more about the development and vision of the platform. … [Read More...]
QinetiQ North America today announced that its TALON® military robots will provide explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) mission support to Pakistan’s military forces. The latest $7.8M order was facilitated by the U.S. Navy and follows previous orders from Pakistan for EOD robots. TALON robots are among the most widely deployed military robots in the world, with thousands of robots in service in … [Read More...]
QinetiQ North America's (QNA) Q-Net™ Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) defeat system has been selected to protect hundreds of U.S. Army Oshkosh M-ATV vehicles through an $18.3M contract.
Under this contract, QNA will update RPG protection on the U.S. Army’s newly purchased military vehicles with a modernized version of the original M-ATV protection kit that QNA manufactured and delivered from … [Read More...]
QinetiQ North America (QNA) unveiled two new training products, a mobile learning application and a desktop training program for its Integrated Warrior System™ (IWS) at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) 2013 today. IWS integrates a wide variety of warfighter electronics to enhance situational awareness and extend mission endurance. These new … [Read More...]
Westar Display Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of QinetiQ North America, has been involved with display testing from the original Razr flip phone (remember those?) to the current iPhone 5 and future generation phones. The displays (screens) have evolved significantly during this period and have become the centerpiece of today's smart phone.
QuickTest II is a small format display test … [Read More...]
QinetiQ North America (QNA) will display its latest modeling, simulation and training solutions for air, land and maritime environments at the upcoming Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) in Orlando, Florida. The event will take place December 2-5, at the Orange County Convention Center.
Featured displays will include:
FlightAnalyst® and … [Read More...]
The threat of incoming fire for our warfighters and first responders is an ongoing issue in current conflicts. SWATS®(Shoulder-Worn Acoustic Targeting System) is a wearable gunshot detection system developed by QinetiQ North America that alerts troops to the direction and distance of snipers and other types of gunfire.
So how does it work?
SWATS uses an array of microphones and motion … [Read More...]
QinetiQ North America (QNA) is an award recipient on the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) II, Unrestricted Functional Category 1 – Service Delivery track.
EAGLE II is a large scale, multiple award, indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) contract that serves as the department-wide platform for acquiring IT … [Read More...]
At QinetiQ North America (QNA), we take a human performance improvement approach to the manpower and training support we provide to our customers. The result is a comprehensive set of solutions that maximizes human performance and organizational readiness.
QNA provides a wide variety of manpower and training services:
Manpower, Personnel and Training (MPT) Analysis
Gap … [Read More...]