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Technology Is Not the Solution to the High Cost of Weapons Systems

Technology Is Not the Solution to the High Cost of Weapons Systems

This time it is the head of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Dr. Arati Prabhakar, making the same observation as virtually every other senior uniform and civilian leader in the Department of Defense: U.S. weapons systems cost too […]


Rapid Equipping Force bringing ‘solutions to battlefield’

Rapid Equipping Force bringing ‘solutions to battlefield’

The Army’s Rapid Equipping Force launched a website two weeks ago to solicit ideas and input from Soldiers, industry and tinkerers. These ideas are helping bring “modern technologies and solutions to the battlefield,” said Col. Timothy Hill, director of the […]


Eurosatory 2012: Rockwell to Showcase New Solutions for Battlespace Connectivity

Eurosatory 2012: Rockwell to Showcase New Solutions for Battlespace Connectivity

Rockwell Collins, a world leader in delivering high tech solutions for the digital battlespace, will be showcasing its newest solutions at Eurosatory 2012, taking place June 11-15. FireStorm for Joint Fires: For the first time, Rockwell Collins (Stand F140) will […]


Army scientists develop deployable renewable-energy solutions

Army scientists develop deployable renewable-energy solutions

Soldiers stationed in remote combat outposts face logistics and safety challenges to power their radios, laptops and GPS units. U.S. Army scientists are researching methods to harness the sun and wind to ease the burdens associated with transporting fossil fuels […]


General Dynamics to Acquire IPWireless

General Dynamics to Acquire IPWireless

Wireless broadband end-to-end solution provider positions General Dynamics to deliver integrated multi-agency municipal networks that fulfill first-responders’ growing bandwidth requirements. General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) announced today that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire IPW Holdings, Inc., the parent […]


DoD officials seek balanced cloud computing solution

DoD officials seek balanced cloud computing solution

Defense Department officials are looking to balance efficiency, effectiveness and security while moving away from the department’s decentralized network of computer servers and data centers and into “cloud” computing, the DOD’s deputy chief information officer said Sept. 7. “We must […]


Air Force, Army team up to explore green solutions

Air Force, Army team up to explore green solutions

Senior leaders from the Department of Defense, federal agencies, Air Force and Army discussed the strategic importance and way ahead for energy solutions during the Army-Air Force Energy Forum here July 19. The two-day event enables hundreds of attendees to […]


SAAB Unveils Thai Air Defence Solutions

SAAB Unveils Thai Air Defence Solutions

At a ceremony at Saab’s factory in Linköping today, Saab unveiled the Thai integrated air defence system for its Thai customer. The ceremony was held to celebrate the contract between Sweden and Thailand. Many prominent guests attended the event including […]


Chairman cites need for rapid health care solutions

Chairman cites need for rapid health care solutions

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md: Defense Department officials must work quickly to surmount a stigma that’s preventing servicemembers from seeking help for the signature wounds of today’s wars, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Jan. 25. “We are […]


 
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