C4ISR


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.

Army completes upgrade of wireless logistics system

CAISI 2.0, the largest wireless tactical network in DOD, achieves full operational capability.

DISA plan outlines a mobile, cloud-based military

The agency’s Strategic Plan for 2014-2019 says mobility is the "primary benefit" of the Joint Information Environment.

Android app quickly connects Army’s tactical radios

ODIN, developed in six months from an open Android framework, could cut the time of aligning radios from days to minutes.

Navy takes high-bandwidth satcom to the Arctic

Lockheed’s MUOS constellation can provide mobile connectivity up to 30 miles from the North Pole.

Air Force to outsource Middle East communications

Citing the strain on personnel from ongoing operations, the service looks to hire some help.

Navy steps up electronic attack game with Growler

The full-spectrum aircraft boosts the service’s capabilities as electronic warfare becomes more important.