The companies will support the J6 Directorate's C4/Cyber program under a five-year contract.
A pilot program embeds cyber teams into a brigade's companies, conducting defensive and offensive operations while on the move.
The latest exercise focused on integrating cyber and electromagnetic tools and techniques to improve a commander's situational awareness.
In DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge, seven teams from industry and academia strove to show how automated systems could find and fix software flaws within seconds.
Seven teams are set to test if their automated systems can quickly find a fix flaws at DARPA's cyber Grand Challenge in Las Vegas.
The service names cyber a Service Component Command, in keeping with DOD's efforts to make cyber a full partner in military operations.
Although the Cyber Command is still a couple years away from building its full complement, officials won’t wait to put current units into action.
DARPA looks to demonstrate automated cybersecurity during an all-machine hackathon.