Defense IT

DOD to expand cyber exchange program with industry

Pentagon CIO Terry Halvorsen says the employee exchange would include about 10 companies.

Army depot deploys emergency notification system

The Tobyhanna Army Depot in Pennsylvania has put a four-prong system into use for emergencies.

Raytheon to continue work on Air Force's DCGS

In a new contract worth $393 million, Raytheon will continue work on the Distributed Common Ground System used for analyzing incoming ISR data.

Missile-defense aerostat goes rogue, brought down in Pa.

The blimp-like craft broke free from its mooring at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., causing outages as its tether hit power lines.

Army app grants access to news from DOD research labs

ARDEC’s new mobile application keeps users, including the public, current with research going on throughout the department.

Air Force readies penultimate GPS IIF satellite for launch

The Space Command announced plans to launch the 11th of 12 total GPS IIF satellites Oct. 30, while it continues to wait for GPS III.

Navy fills new top post for unmanned systems

Navy Secretary Ray Mabus taps retired Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Frank Kelley to be the deputy assistant secretary for the Navy’s unmanned systems.

SPAWAR in search of mobile C4I support

The Navy is looking for support in mobile command, control, communications, computer and intelligence capabilities that would operate in potentially hostile regions of the world.