Defense IT


DOD CIO awards

DOD CIO winners honored for security, savings

The Department of Defense announced its 2015 Chief Information Officer Award for Cyber and IT Excellence winners.

AF seeks security solutions with kill chain integration, spectrum awareness

AF seeks security solutions with kill chain integration, spectrum awareness

Through a recently issued broad agency announcement, the Air Force is seeking to address kill chain integration and full spectrum awareness of emerging threats.

Meet DAVE, DOD’s acquisition reporting system

Meet DAVE, DOD’s acquisition reporting system

The Department of Defense is continuing to build out the Defense Acquisition Visibility Environment to replace its legacy reporting system.

DARPA seeks toolset for complex adaptive systems

DARPA seeks toolset for complex adaptive systems

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency aims to provide a deeper understanding of system component interactions and a unified view of system behaviors.

Joint Enterprise Network Manager (JENM) equipment

Army-Navy collaboration hints at next-gen joint force communications

The Army’s Joint Enterprise Network Manager is supporting radios on the Navy’s next-gen satellite communications system.

ARL finds untapped brain power with EEGs

Army finds untapped brain power with EEGs

Researchers at the Army Research Lab are developing methods for using EEGs to improve soldiers’ performance.

Fort Campbell

Fort Campbell goes lean and green with passive optical LAN

A passive optical LAN recently installed at Fort Campbell by Tellabs boosted savings, energy efficiency and security.

Firstnet DISA procurement spectrum management

Mutually assured instruction: FirstNet, DISA team on contracts, spectrum management

When the Defense Information Systems Agency used its experience with complex IT contracts to help FirstNet with its initial contract, it got lessons in spectrum management in return.

human machine collaboration in F-35 training simulator

Man-machine combo key to future Defense innovation

Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work said future automation will increasingly include human-machine collaboration.

Paving the way for flexible electronics

Paving the way for flexible electronics

At the Flexible Hybrid Electronics Manufacturing Innovation Institute, researchers are developing technologies to could transform everything from sensors to energy storage.

bug bounty

Should the Army adopt a bug bounty program?

Writing in a recent journal, two Army captains advocate adoption of a bug bounty program to motivate the discovery of military network vulnerabilities.

GovRAT: Malware for today

GovRAT: Digitally signed malware

Attacks are growing more sophisticated, and stolen digital certificates are now part of the malware package.


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