Defense IT


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.

US 'tremendously damaged' by Snowden disclosures

Cyber threats will continue to become more sophisticated and pervasive, with wide-ranging impacts, former national security adviser Tom Donilon says.

'Big code' initiative aims to build better software

DARPA seeks to harness big data to improve software reliability.

NeRDs at sea: Navy produces a secure, custom ebook

The secure Navy eReader Device will feature a digital library, but no Internet connectivity.

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.

'Star Wars' prosthetic arm gets FDA approval

The DEKA Arm System, developed under a DARPA program, gives amputees new levels of dexterity.

Launching a tech startup? Try national security

Agencies in search of talent are working to lower the barriers for small businesses and help with commercialization.