(i)The term “Business” shall mean the business of providing integrated payment and information solutions and related services for intelligent travel applications to transportation and traffic management entities, as well as providing mission-centered training systems and services, C4ISR systems, intelligence, and cyber solutions for the United States and allied nations.
(ii)The term “Confidential Information” or “Company Confidential Information” means all forms and types of business, technical, financial, economic, sales, marketing or customer information of the Company that Participant receives, develops or has access to as a result of his/her employment or service to the Company, which has not been previously disclosed to the general public by an authorized Company representative or customer, regardless of whether such information would be deemed a trade secret under applicable law. Confidential Information shall be interpreted broadly and includes, but is not limited to, business strategies and plans, financial information, projections, pricing and cost information, proposals, lists of present or future customers, all information obtained from or about current or future customers, supplier lists and information, plans and results of research and development, reports, manuals, policies, personnel information (other than Participant’s own information), evaluations, designs, specifications, blueprints, drawings, patterns, compilations, formulas, programs, software, prototypes, methods, processes, devices, procedures, “Inventions,” special techniques of any kind peculiar to the Company’s operations, or other confidential or proprietary information or intellectual property related to the Business, products, services, or plans of the Company, whether tangible or intangible, and whether stored or memorialized physically, electronically, photographically, or in Participant’s memory. This specifically includes all information the Company receives from customers or other third parties that is not generally known to the public or is subject to a confidentiality agreement.
(iii)The term “Company” means the Company, its Subsidiaries and affiliates.
(iv)The term “Company Materials” means all forms of written or recorded information, data, or materials, including, but not limited to, documents, files, memoranda, notes, lists, as well as photographs, drawings, blueprints, and schematics (and all copies thereof) relating to the Company’s business, customers, suppliers, products or services, whether in tangible or electronic form (including items stored in computer memories, computer disks, thumb drives, CDs, or any other electronic means), whether made or compiled by Participant or others.
(v)The term “Competitive Group” includes, but is not limited to, the following entities: ACS, Accenture, Active Exhaust, BAE Systems, Bering Sea Environmental, Boeing, Booz Allen Hamilton, DRS Training & Control Systems, Elbit Systems, Engility, General Dynamics, HP Enterprise Services, Information Assurance Specialist, IBM, Israeli Aircraft Industries, Kapsch-Group Beteiligungs, L-3, LG, Leidos, Lockheed Martin, Northrup Grumman, Raytheon, Rockwell Collins, Royal Imtech, Ruag, SAIC, Saab Training Systems, Scheidt and Bachmann, Thales, Xerox, Siemens, TransCore, Trapeze Group, IVU Traffic Technologies, Indra Sistemas, Init AG (and U.S. subsidiaries), Econolite Group, and Q-Free ASA (and U.S. subsidiaries), as well as any entity that is a successor to, acquires a majority of the assets of, or merges in whole or in part with any of the foregoing entities.
(vi)The term “Inventions” includes, but is not limited to, any creation, discovery, development, idea, technique, formula, method, process, use, apparatus, product, device, machine, composition, code, design, program, technical data, configuration of any kind, or improvements to any of these things, which is discovered, conceived, developed, made or produced by Participant (alone or in conjunction with others), whether or not patentable or registerable under patent, copyright or similar statutes.