ORLANDO, Fla. (USA) — Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim) and TerraSim Inc., global developers of military training and simulation software, are pleased to announce that their commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) products are available to the U.S. Government via Iron Bow Technologies for simulation and training for various significant contract vehicles. With this contract, BISim products are accessible to the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), intelligence agencies, and other federal agencies for its use for a wide variety of training and simulation projects.
Iron Bow Technologies is a leading technology solutions provider to government, commercial, and healthcare markets. The company holds a number of significant contract vehicles for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to expedite the purchasing process, such as the U.S. Army's ITES-SW2 (AKA CHESS), NASA SEWP-V, SEAPORT NXG, and more.
The goal of these contract vehicles is to provide fast processing of commercial software and maintenance orders to support the Army and all Federal agencies in their enterprise infrastructure and info-structure goals.
Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim), a wholly owned subsidiary of BAE Systems, Inc., is a global software company at the forefront of simulation training solutions for military and civilian organizations. BISim uses the latest game-based technology and a large, experienced in-house team of engineers to develop high-fidelity, cost-effective training and simulation software products and components for military applications.
Globally, many hundreds of thousands of military personnel are trained every year using BISim’s high-fidelity VBS software products. More than 60 NATO and NATO-friendly countries, and over 300 integrators/prime contractors use VBS technology; many making significant funding commitments to extend VBS product capabilities. BISim’s customers include the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, Canadian Armed Forces, French Armed Forces, Bundeswehr, Swedish Armed Forces, Australian Defence Force, New Zealand Defence Force and major system integrators. BISim’s flagship VBS products have become one of the most widely used COTS product ranges in the military-simulation sector supporting hundreds of military use cases.