ONR stages international competition for autonomous boats

The Maritime RobotX Challenge pits 15 teams from five Pacific Rim countries against each other in a test of autonomous architectures.

Air Force awards deal for next-gen 3D radar

Raytheon wins a $19.5 million contract to get started on the first three of what could be 35 systems, which will form the backbone of ground-based air defense.

Report details sequestration's impact on DOD contractor spending

Spending with defense vendors fell by 16 percent in 2013, according to a study by the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

Pilot sites mark progress on Net Zero energy projects

Nine pilot installations are seeing results from efforts to use energy more efficiently and generate more from renewable sources.

Army, startup put their chips on data fusion capability

GIS Federal's patented database technology is leveraging graphics chips to fuse the big data coming from sensors.

Army awards $125 million contract for cyber operations

NCI, which has handled cyber network operations and security support since 2007, gets a new deal.

Army's virtual model shows how new tech affects tactical networks

CERDEC's modeling and simulation tool tests live hardware in a virtual environment, which can cut costs and development times.

Army adds air support to live-fire digital range training

Lockheed Martin delivers a Digital Air Ground Integration Range that incorporates aircraft for a more realistic environment.