The service is deploying tactical networks in West Africa to connect relief organizations that have been working without much infrastructure.
Bandwidth is as important as algorithms as the military's wide array of sensors collects huge data sets.
Researchers develop an Android smartphone app that helps solve what can be a tricky problem.
There’s no silver bullet to handling huge sets of data, but the military is finding ways to put analytics to use.
Intelsat and others will study commercial provisioning of satellite tracking services under an Air Force contract.
DOD needs to be prepared for the increased network complexity brought on by mobile command posts, UAVs and other data sources, SolarWinds’ Chris LaPoint writes.
Under these scenarios, vendors would either set up shop inside a DOD data center or operate from a modular container on the premises.
Done well, big data analytics uncovers valuable nuggets of intelligence hidden inside mountains of structured, unstructured, real-time and legacy data assets, NetApp’s Greg Gardner writes.