Defense IT


Navy forks over $9.1 million for XP support

Deal covers 100,000 computers still running the OS, which Microsoft debuted in 2001 and stopped selling in 2010.

DISA rolls out new classified smartphone system

The new version of DMCC-S improves interoperability, boosts graphics and sound, and adds a mobile device management system.

Navy boosts Raytheon's contract for Next Generation Jammer

The $13 million contract modification support development of the service's next electronic warfare weapon.

DOD set to 'double down' on geospatial intelligence

Speakers at the GEOINT symposium talk about the value, but also the challenges, of "creating coherence out of chaos."

Navy awards $60.9M deal for maritime drone program

Northrop Grumman will supply support for its BAM-D Global Hawk.

Humans, computers and the quest for Sensing as a Service

At the GEOINT symposium, AFRL’s Steve Rogers talks about the gap between automated systems and true autonomy.

Navy making faster work of software upgrades

Sometimes little things, like “eradicating” XP, make a difference.

DISA: We need industry more than ever

A panel of agency IT leaders says the "old days of us against you are over."