Defense IT


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.

Bids are in for $11B DOD health records system

Four teams pairing integrators with EHR specialists are vying to overhaul of Military Health System.

Watch: the future of autonomous robots

The Air Force Research lab puts together a video of small systems that explore risky settings without endangering lives.

ONR, Marines blend logistics into Agile Bloodhound

The annual test of real-time collaboration tools pushes the Corps toward mobile networking goal.

Wang named Army deputy CIO

He'll take over for Mike Krieger, who will retire from the civil service Oct. 31.

Record-breaking terahertz circuit could open new bands of the spectrum

DARPA's trillion-cycles-per-second TMIC, officially recognized by Guinness, could lead to a wave of breakthrough applications.

AFRL tool makes suite work of intelligence analysis

The integrated software, called ERNEST, combines and streamlines many of analysts’ routine tasks.

Army providing communications backbone for Ebola response

The service is deploying tactical networks in West Africa to connect relief organizations that have been working without much infrastructure.