DARPA has awarded contracts to four companies for the project, which seeks to launch inexpensive UAS from other aircraft and retrieve them mid-air after their missions.
The Tactical Service Orientated Architecture lets Marines on the battlefield get mission-critical information via mobile device.
FCW's annual awards honoring distinguished accomplishments in government IT includes a broad array of defense leaders.
The contractors will compete to replace obsolete or malfunctioning electronics throughout the Defense Department.
Army officials discuss the need to be able to adapt to ever-changing threats in the electromagnetic spectrum.
After making some changes to the RFP released earlier this month, vendors have an extra two weeks to respond.
The service is going to the Silicon Valley to enlist help in better managing the “vast, dynamic resource pool” of tactical networks.
DARPA's program calls for a public-private effort to develop a robotic vehicle that can inspect, repair and upgrade GEO satellites that are otherwise out of reach.