Defense IT

Boeing claims new anti-jam capability

A new tactical waveform demonstrated by the satellite maker could be used in existing terminals and satellites.

Army lab developing small drone with insect-like vision

The palm-sized UAV is a step toward autonomous platforms that can work with small units and individual soldiers.

With pull of a plug, Navy completes transition to new ERP system

The final portions of the old system are transferred to Navy ERP, as MFCS is shut down.

Air Force hospital adds Ebola-zapping robot

The Xenex system uses xenon ultraviolet light to rid rooms of a full range of viruses.

Tiny drone with brain-like chip learns on the fly

HRL Labs, working under a DARPA program, gives early flight to artificial intelligence.

Air Force nears finish line on massive ERP project

Accenture gets a $77.8 million contract for the final phase of DEAMS, which will give the service one financial management system.

Navy initiative makes cybersecurity an all-hands-on-deck job

Task Force Cyber Awakening, prompted by the NMCI hack, will apply cyber controls to all aspects of naval operations.

Next generation of optical storage offers a big data option

Hitachi's enterprise platform can keep data for up to 1,000 years and is resistant to water, sand, even EMPs.