BAE Systems will provide support and develop new data sources for the integrated geospatial intelligence tool.
Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty is set to take over in September.
The agency is looking for ways to create automated 3D point clouds from satellite images.
The former Joint Chiefs liaison to the DOD CIO is also appointed to the Senior Executive Service.
The service sees its biggest challenge as adapting and responding to change at a rate faster than its adversaries can, the new strategy document says.
The K-MAX, which exceeded expectations as a cargo-hauling drone in Afghanistan, is being put into storage.
Logos Technologies, under a $9.7 million contract, will integrate audio and visual systems onto aerostats to detect hostile gunfire, explosions.
A DARPA program wants to make engineered organisms, which could create new sensors, coatings, drugs and other products, more robust, stable and safe.