Key drives a security risk? Not when they're made like this.

The CE-Secure Vault from CMS Products will keep data in transit safe from both the elements and hackers.

This drive gives 'crush resistant' new meaning

The ioSafe Rugged Portable Drive will withstand punishment beyond what is needed for MIL-STD 801 G certification.

Tiny but tough, rugged ALGx-P01 notebook can accompany you up the mountain

The ALGx-P01 rugged notebook from the Handheld Group acts like a handheld device with a full keyboard, with all the advantages and limitations that implies.

Getac rugged notebook is large and in charge

The 12.5 pound Getac X500 Ultra Rugged Notebook suits users who need feature-rich options for the harshest conditions.

Rugged Dell Latitude has plenty of attitude

Dell's inexpensive E6420 ATG holds its own against bigger, pricier rugged laptops — and wins a Review's Choice.

Motorola's encrypted smart phone meets FIPS, NSA standards

The AME 1000 Secure Mobile Telephony System combines a hardware-based encryption and certification module with a software-based secure voice system.

Where will you be when the lights go out?

The Product of the Month for August is the SSGKRP-1 Uninterrupted Power Supply from Falcon Electric, a UPS with brains and brawn.

FOSE 2011: These products could steal the show

From the new BlackBerry PlayBook to the rugged Algiz XRW handled, here is a sampler of technology that is fit for feds at the FOSE 2011 show.

A bare-bones approach to rugged

Xplore Technologies' iX104C5 DMSR-MIL tablet strips out a lot of extra weight found in other rugged tablet models, but perhaps a bit too much.

LaCie's Rugged Safe is a secure fortress for data

The LaCie 500G Rugged Safe earns a reviewer's choice pick for its low price, durability and sophisticated protection against would-be hackers.

Max security inmates help lock down prison network

A high-speed network and in-cell computers help make Colorado's new maximum security prison secure, but inmates find holes in the IT security just by being themselves.

How Navy SEALs extract data in the field

A look at some of the technology used to quickly and, when necessary, stealthily collect information at bin Laden’s compound and other locations.

Kit puts digital forensics into the field

Dell and Evidence Talks attempt to lower the bar for forensics in the field with digital mobile forensics.

Bigger isn't always better when it comes to rugged computers

The military wants more nimble rugged computers that reduce cost, size, weight and power to the warfighter.

Remote tents can morph into war rooms with this rugged display system

The lab takes a rugged interactive whiteboard system out for a field test.

Rugged Getac laptop takes on the Lab's Thunderdome

The Getac B300 has a surprising number of features not found in all rugged laptops these days, such as lots of external ports and a fully functional DVD drive.