C4ISR


Army opens up competition for tactical field radios

The service is launching a “radio marketplace” for Rifleman Radios as it ramps up its purchasing plans.

How the Army is building a better battlefield network

WIN-T, the centerpiece for the service's mobile tactical communications, rolls on in face of fiscal realities.

Army testing a real-time smartphone system for the battlefield

The system, called SULSAT, would provide streaming video and images, giving everyone from foot soldiers to company commanders the same view.

A drone by any other name is … an RPA?

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey has a point about saying “remotely piloted aircraft” rather than “unmanned” or the dreaded “drone.” But it might be too late to do anything about it.

Predator drone to get NATO-worthy Euro radio

Drone maker General Atomics is teaming with Germany's Rhode & Schwartz to add European-certified radios to its Predator unmanned aircraft.

Joint forces, 13 countries test ability to work together

The Joint Staff’s “Bold Quest” exercise puts interoperable tactical communications to the test.

Feel the force: Army tests tactile comm for the battlefield

The Army Research Lab’s haptic system helps soldiers navigate, communicate and identify targets at night without having to look at a screen.

Tiny robots could conduct surveillance, search houses for soldiers

ARL partners with academia and industry to develop technologies for autonomous, insect-sized systems.