This contract represents an exciting first step in what looks to be a significant business relationship for InfoTech, Raytheon and the Minot community. Raytheon and InfoTech are committed to establishing long term relationships together in Minot, North Dakota that will improve the productivity of both companies and enhance the Minot community work environment
Minot, ND (PRWEB) January 21, 2009
New York, NY January 14, 2009 -- InfoTech-Minot Technology Center (InfoTech) has signed their first contract with Raytheon Missile Systems of Tucson, Arizona. Raytheon contracted InfoTech for the development of software for a weapons system Captive Flight Data Recorder (CFDR). The CFDR allows onboard missile signal data recording, and is a new unique capability provided to the U.S. Air Force for the Flight Test Community.
"This contract represents an exciting first step in what looks to be a significant business relationship for InfoTech, Raytheon and the Minot community. Raytheon and InfoTech are committed to establishing long term relationships together in Minot, North Dakota that will improve the productivity of both companies and enhance the Minot community work environment," stated Douglas C Hayner, HARM Program Director at Raytheon Missile Systems.
"The Raytheon project is another building block in the growing Software Development operation of InfoTech in Minot. This is an essential project with high importance and visibility and we look forward to increasing our joint work with Raytheon Missile Systems of Tucson, Arizona," said Wesley (Mac) Magaster, COO of InfoTech in Minot.
"We are pleased to have Raytheon -- a national leader in the Department of Defense arena -- partnering with InfoTech and the Minot community for the benefit of area residents as well as national security," said Minot Mayor Curt Zimbelman. "Minot's rich history of partnerships that engage high-technology enterprise, government agencies and local economic development create new and better paying jobs for the citizens of Minot."
About InfoTech-Minot Technology Center:
Located in Minot, North Dakota, InfoTech-Minot Technology Center is a software house and systems integration company offering a variety of technology and business solutions in the three following practice areas, Financial Services Software, Federal/DoD Systems & Application Development & Integration For further information about InfoTech, please visit: http://www.itsmtc.com
Raytheon Company, with 2007 sales of $21.3 billion, is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 86 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs 72,000 people worldwide.