DARPA looks to build a foundation for systems-of-systems

The CASCADE program aims develop new mathematical that would enable complex, dynamic systems that aren’t currently possible.

US approves sale of Global Hawks to Japan

The State Department has OK’d the possible sale of three of the high-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aircraft, to be used for ISR.

Raytheon tests help get GPS III closer to reality

The company announced the successful tests of the Launch and Checkout System and the GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System, both of which will support the launch of GPS III satellites.

ONR seeks greater R&D for undersea intelligence

The Office of Naval Research released a special notice calling for white papers and proposals for undersea unmanned vehicle development.

Army testing high-bandwidth tactical network

The Mobile User Objective System, a satellite network for all of the military services, is 16 times faster than the current Ultra High Frequency satellite system.

Pentagon spending $100M to encrypt tactical communications

DISA awards Northrop Grumman a contract to install programmable encryption devices for the Joint Battle Command-Platform.

For the military, the Internet of Things isn't about 'things'

It's all about culture and organization, not technical issues, retired Gen. James Cartwright said during a speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

Mind-reading computer could boost ISR image analysis

Researchers in ARL's MIND Lab use an EEG to let a user communicate with a computer with thoughts alone.