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DOD reaches $40.5M enterprise deal for Adobe products

The three-year agreement allows Army, Air Force and DISA to standardize tools.

Navy’s first laser gun could target drones, small craft

The deployment will test the viability of directed-energy weapons, which have limitations, but are a lot cheaper than missiles.

Rick Lober Harris

Why DOD needs to consider commercial SATCOM

Budget pressures, bandwidth demand and technical innovations in the private sector should lead the military to commercial options.

When GPS falters, where will the military turn?

The potential for spoofing and jamming is prompting a look at old and new technologies.

Special Forces 'Iron Man' suit prototypes arrive in June

Integrated armor system will provide special operators ballistic and fire protection.

Adm. Jan Tighe

Hagel makes pick to lead Navy’s Cyber Command

Rear Adm. Jan Tighe, currently deputy director, would replace Vice. Adm. Michael Rogers.

Zero-day attack targets military via veterans’ website

The drive-by attack, dubbed Operation SnowMan by security company FireEye, has infected VFW.org and exploits a flaw in Internet Explorer.

DOD adds three Cray supercomputers to its HPC program

The XC30 supercomputers, along with Sonexion storage systems, will go to the Air Force and Navy.