Slicing up the spectrum: DOD’s tough task

The department needs to balance its own needs for more bandwidth while freeing up frequencies for commercial use.

Greg Gardner NetApp

Enabling battlefield big data ‘on the move’

UAVs, sensors and mobile devices are creating a staggering amount of data. Solid-state storage can help manage and analyze it, NetApp’s Greg Gardner says.

Army aims to make mobile tactical network iPhone-easy (almost)

Recent improvements to WIN-T Increment 2 include faster startup, a friendlier interface and improved troubleshooting.

GPS III program faces cuts, more delays in 2015 budget

Long-lasting legacy GPS systems allow leeway for slower development.

Navy awards $13M contract for DCGS-Marine Corps support

SAIC will provide program management, production engineering and other services.

Abandoned by Army, world’s longest aircraft turns up in UK

The hybrid air vehicle could provide up to three weeks of continuous ISR capabilities.

DOD budget reflects impact of cyber, unmanned systems, R&D

The 2015 spending plan cuts back in expected areas, but also shows how the Pentagon's focus is shifting.

Northrop’s Modular Space Vehicle gives Air Force faster satellite capability

The first open systems spacecraft bus will allow for ‘responsive space’ capabilities.