Defense IT


DOD trying behavioral analytics as a way to thwart insider threats

The defense and intelligence communities want to get inside the heads of those who would leak sensitive documents.

Will OPM hack affect DOD's use of fingerprints for authentication?

The theft of 1.1 million fingerprints raises a host of questions.

Army connects VSATs to speed up battlefield logistics support

The commonly used small satellite terminals can provide real-time IP links to the Global Combat Support Systems-Army.

JC Clark Thermopylae Sciences & Technology

The Intelligence Community wins with DI2E plugfests

Agencies can take advantage of existing commercial technologies from vendors often working in tandem, Thermopylae's AJ Clark writes.

Army's new war game to focus on tech, innovations

The service will replace one NIE a year with the more innovation-focused Army Warfighting Assessment.

Navy adds $155M contract for electronic warfare systems

Lockheed Martin will continue to deliver SEWIP upgrades under the new deal.

Bob Kimball Ciena

How network virtualization can aid military readiness

The increased speed and agility in delivering services can cut costs and meet the requirements for mission-specific, coalition networks.

White House offers protections to 22 million affected by OPM hack

A suspected Chinese hack of a security clearance database netted information on background checks dating to 2000.