Defense IT


DARPA Hackfest seeks innovators for software radio, drone integration

Registration closes on Saturday for DARPA’s Hackfest event for securely networking drones and radio.

Nett Warrior

Dismounted soldiers will get a new precision firing app

Nett Warrior will feature a new precision firing software app that enables all-digital fire commands.


Pentagon gives F-35 new avionics, mission systems for 2021

Lockheed awarded a contract to Harris to install advanced memory, storage and processing technology into F-35 avionics as part of a tech refresh.


Geospatial agency app store connects app developers & users

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency wants to speed development & delivery of mobile apps.


Air Force Research Lab develops brain-like sensory supercomputing

IBM and the AFRL are working on AI computer technology designed to replicate human perception.

Soldier ChemBio

Army soldiers increase simulated training prep for chem-bio attacks

General Dynamics Information Technology is upgrading web-based modeling and simulation technologies to prepare soldiers for emerging chemical and biological attacks.

high performance computing

IBM and Nutanix offer hyperconverged computing, IT systems

The agreement is designed to improve processing of big-data analytics and expedite movement to the cloud.


DARPA targets big data with graph processor effort

Chipmaker Intel Corp. and four others will develop a graph analytics processor to help find relationships in big data.

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