MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight its cyberspace capabilities and experience this week at the 2008 Cyberspace Symposium II, June 17-19, at the Royal Plaza and Trade Center in Marlborough, Mass.
"The battlefield is changing, and at Northrop Grumman we pride ourselves on supplying the cyber warrior with the tools necessary to adapt and be successful no matter the changes," said Tim Peppe, corporate lead executive for Air Force Programs at Northrop Grumman. "The systems integration experience and agile solutions we provide put the cyber warrior in the best position for victory."
At booth 401 in the conference exhibit hall, Northrop Grumman will be displaying its cyberspace solutions including:
* Cyber Warrior: Northrop Grumman offers nine IT security courses on the latest computer threats, tactics, defensive measures, and certification and accreditation processes. * Joint Targeting Toolbox (JTT): Northrop Grumman integrates kinetic and non-kinetic cyber targets into a standard targeting cycle using data from multiple sources allowing a process of information pertaining to situational awareness and cyber targeting. * Reactive Network Defense: Northrop Grumman's core competency in computer network operations (CNO) can be applied to the computer network defense problem domain. * Transformational Research, Integration and Demonstration (TRIAD): Northrop Grumman's innovative network of laboratories, professionals and global connectivity enables advanced research and demonstration while allowing IT professionals the ability to investigate technologies, prototype systems and integrate solutions quickly into our customers' operations. * Vulnerability Life Cycle Management System (VLMS): Northrop Grumman works as a team geared toward installing these types of capabilities within the U.S. Department of Defense and Air Force.
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a global defense and technology company whose 120,000 employees provide innovative systems, products, and solutions in information and services, electronics, aerospace and shipbuilding to government and commercial customers worldwide.
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