Defense IT


Navy invites wargamers to help put its big data in play

The service will stage a massive multiplayer game to help solve the riddle of going from "need to know" to "need to share" without putting sensitive information at risk.

SPAWAR enlists startups to commercialize Navy technologies

The San Diego-based center is working with Arizona State's Furnace program on the military’s latest tech transfer initiative.

DOD, Commerce form partnership on spectrum sharing

Defense, NIST and NTIA set up a joint effort to test and evaluate spectrum-sharing techniques.

ISIS proves savvy in social media, cyber-domain

A new Brookings Institution report outlines the terrorist group’s reach and tactics on Twitter and elsewhere online.

Air Force orders $91.6M worth of EW jammers from Raytheon

Contract modification calls for 250 more MALD-J missiles, which can fool enemy radars by impersonating friendly aircraft.

STRATCOM commander: Threats from space are real

Adm. Cecil Haney outlines the dangers in space, from debris to potentially hostile space vehicles.

ISIS 'hack' draws skepticism but raises wariness

Military and security experts refute claims that personal information of military personnel posted by ISIS was gained by accessing Pentagon servers.

Air Force launces ninth GPS IIF satellite as delays continue for GPS III

As funding cuts push back plans for the next generation of satellites, the service says the current constellation can handle the load.