Defense Secretary Ash Carter says success depends on a cooperative, integrated effort.
Raytheon will deliver 25 of the high data rate systems for Navy and U.K. subs.
It's not precisely transparent aluminum, but NRL's ceramic spinel has the same properties and is a potential game-changer for military and commercial uses.
The agency is looking for technologies to expand high-bandwidth communications and networking below the surface.
Advancements have enabled signals intelligence to supersede relying on human sources in the field, but progress has come with shortcomings of its own.
Researchers make a tape that could render soldiers invisible under infrared light.
General Dynamics will produce and repair components of the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical Increment 1 network.
Bluefin Robotics delivers the fourth and fifth UUVs ordered under a $15 million contract.