The agency’s National Security Cyber Assistance Program seeks to pre-approve vendors for cyber defense.
The retaliatory move comes in the wake of U.S. rejection of Russian GLONASS monitoring stations, but will have little effect on GPS users.
Raytheon snags contract from Boeing to provide terminals for “nuclear survivable” satcom.
Lockheed Martin wins the $914.7 million contract to build a system to track even small bits of space junk.
Automated cyber defenses developed for DARPA’s competition could eventually compete against human hackers.
Long is retiring after heading geospatial-intelligence agency since 2010.
DARPA sets a proposers’ day to explore options for alternative positioning, navigation and timing systems.
Under the contract, worth up to $98 million, Northrop Grumman will maintain and enhance the Strategic Command’s Collaborative Information Environment.