The service issues an RFP for NSA-certified modules that can be embedded in small communications devices.
The mesh networking system, used on land since 2009, passes its first tests on water.
The system would allow soldiers to identify potential threats on the spot.
Researchers developing medical app for smartphones, tablets and Google Glass to be used by pararescue jumpers.
The company will provide radio appliqués for the Soldier Radio Waveform under a contract potentially worth $988 million.
The demonstration is part of an Air Force effort to leverage commercial technologies to provide anti-jam satellite communications.
IT leaders are on board with the concept, but want to be sure about security, cost and standards.
The E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is a key to network-centric battle groups.