DARPA awards contracts for ALIAS program

Phase I of the program will lay the groundwork for adding autonomy to manned aircraft without modifying the craft.

Army streamlines updates to its tactical network

Tool suite allow units to make changes on the go, rather than waiting for a 'set in stone' disc.

Army cyber chief cites 'exponential' growth in cyber force

The command's multi-component approach also includes teams from the Reserves and National Guard.

25 teams in finals for DARPA's high-risk Robotics Challenge

The tethers are off and teams from seven countries are ready to throw down in the highly anticipated competition.

Air Force looking to weaponized ultrashort pulse lasers

The technology could require only a modest amount of energy to create a destructive beam.

Radar-on-a-chip prototype could guide drones

Chip researchers reported an advance in integrating a radar system on a chip that could be used to guide UAVs.

Ted Girard Delphix VP

Big data and virtualization: a formidable defense

All those terabytes of data from so many different platforms can be made available on demand, Delphix’s Ted Girard writes.

Navy gives 9 companies spots on $99M strike system contract

The companies will compete for work on Strike Planning and Execution Systems, which supports a number of air, sea and ground missions.