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Beam-switching tech successfully tested on Predator drone

Hopping between narrower satellite beams could increase data transfer and resiliency for the military's unmanned aerial systems.

Photo: U.S. Marine Corps

Marines seek new enterprise mobility management solution

The Marine Corps is gathering information as it explores development of a system to manage mobile devices around the globe.

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DOD should rethink its approach to IoT

While civilian agencies would do well to followthe Defense Department's lead in embracing IoT, all of government should look to smaller, emerging tech companies as well as traditional contractors.

Navy awards five-year ISR contract

The Navy chooses four companies to provide ISR and information operations support over a potential $155.3 million contract.


BAE, DARPA develop new space warfare command and control

DARPA is working with BAE to improve real-time space operations sensors.

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Northrop Grumman Unveils New Sub Sonar

Northrop has introduced a next-generation flank array sonar designed to be more reliable than existing systems.


Latest generation of rugged laptops for soldiers to include Intel i7 processor, Windows 10

Rugged laptops for soldiers in combat include upgraded commercial i7 processors and a Windows 10 operating system.


Navy upgrades command and control tech for E2-D Hawkeye surveillance plane

An upgraded amplifier for the E2-D Hawkeye will improve the transmission of ISR targeting and tracking data.

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