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Joint STARS improves warfighter communication

Joint STARS improves warfighter communication

Joint STARS recently became the first Air Force airborne system to fully retrofit new terminals that will improve warfighter communication. The Joint STARS Communications and Network Upgrade program successfully installed, tested and fielded the first of its Multifunctional Information Distribution […]


Darpa Seeks More Robust Military Wireless Networks

Darpa Seeks More Robust Military Wireless Networks

Wireless Network Defense program seeks to develop new technologies to help make wireless networks more resilient to unforeseen scenarios and malicious compromise In areas lacking trustworthy communications infrastructure, deployed servicemembers rely on wireless devices to perform double duty: they not […]


Army prepares for next Network Integration Evaluation

Army prepares for next Network Integration Evaluation

With two units now readying for Afghanistan with the Army’s new tactical communications network, the service will continue to drive technology forward through its next Network Integration Evaluation this spring. Soldier training, vehicle integration, system check-outs and other preparations are […]


Astrium to Develop French MoD Satellite Communications Network

Astrium to Develop French MoD Satellite Communications Network

Astrium, Europe’s leading space technology company, and its partner Actia Sodielec, specialists in military telecommunications, have been awarded the Comcept contract by the French defence procurement agency (DGA). The contract will run for 17 years. As of 2014, Comcept will […]


Congested Frequencies: How To Improve Bandwidth Access for Military Use

Congested Frequencies: How To Improve Bandwidth Access for Military Use

Military radars, military communications networks, and commercial communications networks all require increasing amounts of limited radio frequency spectrum. Balancing national security requirements of radars and military networks with the growing bandwidth demands of commercial wireless data networks calls for innovative […]


Army advances two airborne radios

Army advances two airborne radios

As the Army continues to advance its new tactical radio strategy, it is building on lessons-learned from the Joint Tactical Radio System program to drive innovation in radios for service aircraft. Following the recent Department of Defense decision to disband […]


Army assesses electromagnetic vulnerabilities

Army assesses electromagnetic vulnerabilities

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate’s state-of-the-art Electromagnetic Vulnerability Assessment Facility here is used to conduct experiments that address the electromagnetic vulnerability requirements of the U.S. Army Weapon and Communication-Electronics Systems. Electromagnetic vulnerability is the characteristics of a […]


Army issues Sources Sought Notice to support NIE 14.1

Army issues Sources Sought Notice to support NIE 14.1

The U.S. Army, through the System of Systems Integration Directorate, announced that it is seeking interested industry and government sources with mature solutions to enhance existing network systems capabilities to participate in the Network Integration Evaluation 14.1 event, scheduled to […]


Deployable Radio Frequency Data Backbone To Match Fiber Optic Capacity

Deployable Radio Frequency Data Backbone To Match Fiber Optic Capacity

Fiber optic cables provide the core backbone for military and civilian networks, enabling Internet, phone, video and other data to move at super-high speeds with virtually no degradation over long distances. In deployed environments, where a fiber optic backbone doesn’t […]


 
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