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Braxton Named Security & Defense Technology Company of the Year

By |November 11th, 2011|

Nine businesses, local governments and civic groups were honored Wednesday at the Colorado Springs Regional Economic Development Corp.’s sixth annual [...]

Braxton Presents Ground System Advances at Boeing Conference

By |October 27th, 2011|

BEVERLY HILLS, CA, 26 October 2011. Braxton CEO, Frank Backes, and Senior Technical Advisor, Dr. Triet Tran, presented an introduction [...]

Inc5000 Honors Braxton & Other Springs-Area Companies

By |September 14th, 2011|

For the second year in a row, Braxton Technologies has made the Inc5000 list of fastest-growing private companies. To make the list, companies had to be founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2007, based in the United States and be privately held, for-profit and independent — not units of other companies — as of Dec. 31, 2010. The minimum 2010 revenue requirement for the list was $2 million. […]

Braxton Joins Downtown Renaissance

By |August 19th, 2011|

Four years ago, Colorado Springs business people and civic leaders finalized Imagine Downtown, an ambitious plan touting more retail, housing, [...]

Braxton at CMMI Level 2

By |August 4th, 2011|

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Braxton Technologies, LLC today announced achievement of their Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 2 rating. CMMI [...]

Braxton HQ to Move Downtown

By |July 13th, 2011|

A partnership that includes the majority owners of Braxton Technologies has acquired the former Chase Bank building in downtown Colorado Springs and plans to move the defense software company there in October in a bid to adopt a higher profile locally.   […]

Braxton on GD AIS SSC PAC Cyberspace Team

By |March 1st, 2011|

Four of the nation’s largest government contractors have won Navy task orders under a multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract with a total potential value of $204 million over five years if all options are exercised. The awards by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, call for the quartet to examine the science, architecture, engineering, functionality, interface and interoperability of cyberspace systems at the tactical, operational and strategic levels, according to a Defense Department announcement. […]

Braxton CEO Discusses Government Contracting Success

By |November 5th, 2010|

“Small businesses that are looking to be subcontractors to larger prime contractors should ‘focus on the need of the customer, and then the relationship with the prime contractor will fall into place,’ said Frank Backes, CEO of Colorado Springs-based Braxton Technologies.” […]

Braxton LADO considered for GPS-IIIA Launches

By |October 14th, 2010|

“The current LADO (Launch and Early Orbit, Anomaly Resolution, and Disposal Operations) system, developed by Braxton Technologies and executed by [...]

Braxton Called in from Bullpen for IIF Relief

By |August 9th, 2010|

The Launch/Early Orbit, Anomaly Resolution, and Disposal Operations (LADO) system experts from Braxton Technologies were called in to contact the satellite and regain control, and subsequently turn the wayward IIF satellite back over to the AEP control segment. IIF-1/SVN62 Arrives on Station During the week of August 2, the Architecture Evolution Plan (AEP) software installed at the master control station at 50th Space Wing Space Operations Centers (SOC) temporarily lost contact with or command and control (C2) of the IIF satellite undergoing testing and initialization, during a Delta V maneuver. The Launch/Early Orbit, Anomaly Resolution, and Disposal Operations (LADO) system experts from Braxton Technologies were called in to contact the satellite and regain control, and subsequently turn the wayward IIF satellite back over to the AEP control segment. […]

Tee Up For Life Colorado Springs

By |July 1st, 2010|

Braxton Technologies is the event sponsor for the Tee Up For Life Colorado Springs golf tournament to be held July [...]

Braxton Front-End Processor KS-252 Interface Announced

By |April 30th, 2010|

Braxton Technologies, LLC today announced the integration of its industry-leading ACE Premier™ command and control (C2) product suite Front End Processor (FEP) with AMERGINT Technologies, LLC softFEP™. This integration ensures seamless interface of the Braxton AceFEP and the latest Air Force Cryptologic Systems Group (CPSG) IP-based satellite ground station cryptographic device, the KS-252. The new KS-252 Ground Operating Equipment is slated for use on space vehicle and ground segment programs for which ACE Premier™ is well-positioned. The KS-252 crypto significantly reduces design complexity and cost for new and modernized command and control systems while maintaining data security and integrity. […]

Braxton on Winning Raytheon GPS OCX Team

By |April 12th, 2010|

Braxton Technologies, LLC today confirmed it is part of the Raytheon Company-led team that has been awarded the U.S. Air [...]

U.S. Air Force Chooses Raytheon to Develop Next Generation GPS Control Segment

By |February 25th, 2010|

The U.S. Air Force chose Raytheon to develop a new element of the Global Positioning System (GPS), called the Advanced Control Segment (OCX), which will improve the accuracy of information from GPS satellites. “Raytheon teammates include The Boeing Company, ITT, Braxton Technologies, Infinity Systems Engineering and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.” The U.S. Air Force chose Raytheon to develop a new element of the Global Positioning System (GPS), called the Advanced Control Segment (OCX), which will improve the accuracy of information from GPS satellites. The U.S. Air Force selected Raytheon for a contract of $886 million to develop a new element of the Global Positioning System (GPS), called the Advanced Control Segment (OCX), to improve the accuracy of information from GPS satellites. The new segment will include anti-jam capabilities and improved security, accuracy, and reliability. It will be based on a modern service-oriented architecture to integrate government and industry open-system standards. […]

eSpace Expands Board of Directors

By |August 3rd, 2009|

eSpace: The Center for Space Entrepreneurship, a non-profit business incubator for aerospace companies, today announced that it has added new members [Frank Backes, CEO, Braxton Technologies, LLC] to its board of directors and a new member to its team of government liaisons. Already lauded for workforce development programs that encourage high school and college students to enter the aerospace industry, eSpace now fortifies its position as mentor with high-level, connected advisors and guides who can help space entrepreneurs succeed in the highly-regulated, tight-knit aerospace industry during a recessionary economy. […]

Colorado Company To Watch: BRAXTON TECHNOLOGIES

By |July 23rd, 2009|

Colorado Companies to Watch is pleased to announce Braxton Technologies as This Week’s Colorado Company to Watch. The Sponsors & [...]

Braxton CEO Frank Backes is Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2009 Award Winner in Rocky Mountain Region

By |June 19th, 2009|

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Braxton Technologies, LLC, a command and control products and services company headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, today announced that CEO Frank Backes received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2009 Award in the Services category in the Rocky Mountain Region. According to Ernst & Young LLP, the award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who are building and leading dynamic, growing businesses. Frank Backes was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a gala event at the Grand Hyatt in downtown Denver on June 18, 2009.   […]

Springs Growing Leader in Aerospace Tech

By |June 5th, 2009|

Colorado Springs is building a reputation as a leader in the Global Positioning Satellite marketplace. Not only is the city home to the missile defense and satellite control systems headquartered at Schriever Air Force and to Air Force Space Command’s headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base, it is supported by emerging private sector GPS companies as well. That growing focus was noted recently by ClearanceJobs.com, when Colorado Springs was included among the top 10 Defense Job cities – due in large part to a concentration of private sector companies that surround the area’s military aerospace industry. […]

Ernst & Young announces Rocky Mountain finalists for Entrepreneur of the Year

By |May 14th, 2009|

Ernst & Young LLP Thursday announced the Rocky Mountain region finalists for its Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year [...]

National Symposium Tops Hectic Month for GPS in Space

By |April 7th, 2009|

Braxton Technologies. These are the professionals that accomplish the LADO, or Launch, Anomaly Resolution and Disposal Operations for the GPS [...]

Braxton at 25th National Space Symposium

By |April 3rd, 2009|

YOUR MISSION. YOUR SCHEDULE. YOUR PARTNER. Braxton was one of 37 co-sponsors for the 7,500+ participants who attended the 25th [...]

Braxton on ATC SASSA Team

By |March 24th, 2009|

Braxton Technologies today announced its continuing partnership with Assurance Technology Corporation (ATC) in developing the Self-Awareness Space Situation Awareness (SASSA) [...]

Raytheon OCX Team Reaches OCX Milestone

By |January 8th, 2009|

The Raytheon Co.-led [including Braxon Technologies] team vying for the U.S. Air Force contract for the next generation GPS control [...]

Business Owner, Alum Contributes to UCCS Engineering Scholarships

By |December 31st, 2008|

The president of Braxton Technologies, a software engineering and design firm, will donate $50,000 to support student scholarships for engineering [...]

Braxton RoboSat & ACE Premier™ a Hit at UCCS EXPO

By |November 14th, 2008|

Ken O’Neil and Chris Rocha represented Braxton Technologies at the 2008 University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) Engineering EXPO, [...]

Sky No Limit to Satellite Company

By |October 29th, 2008|

By Bill Radford, The Gazette. Colorado Springs-based Braxton Technologies, at a time when many companies are hunkering down and trying [...]

RoboSat at Kennedy Space Center Expo

By |October 21st, 2008|

Shawn O’Grady and Rebecca Myers wowed visitors with the Braxton ACE Premier™ satellite ground system commanding RoboSat at the Kennedy [...]

Braxton on Team Awarded NASA Communications Networks Contract

By |October 15th, 2008|

Braxton Technologies today announced it is part of the ITT team that has been awarded a $1.26 billion maximum value [...]

SCNS Contract Award

By |October 8th, 2008|

CONTRACT RELEASE : C08-061 NASA Selects ITT [with teammate Braxton Technologies LLC] for Space Communications Network Services [SCNS]. The contract, [...]

Braxton Excellence Awards

By |September 5th, 2008|

The Braxton Excellence Awards through August 2008 were presented to Gerry Canovatchel, Michael Tupper, and Dr. Triet Tran. Braxton Excellence [...]