Boeing Sponsors ‘Flight-Ready’ Concepts for Space Research; Greg Johnson, John Shannon Comment

Boeing Sponsors ‘Flight-Ready’ Concepts for Space Research; Greg Johnson, John Shannon Comment

Boeing has joined forces with the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space on an initiative to fast track the identification of flight-ready concepts that would lead to the… Read more »

Report: NASA to Use Google’s 3D Navigation Tech on Int’l Space Station

Report: NASA to Use Google’s 3D Navigation Tech on Int’l Space Station

A model of a three-dimensional navigation technology built by Google will support NASA‘s floating service robots at the International Space Station, EE Times reported Monday. Kevin Fogarty writes that Project Tango is an… Read more »

Sikorsky, Army Test Fly Autonomous Black Hawk Helicopter; Mark Miller Comments

Sikorsky, Army Test Fly Autonomous Black Hawk Helicopter; Mark Miller Comments

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and the U.S. Army have demonstrated an autonomous version of the Black Hawk helicopter to further work on cargo delivery methods. The company and the Army flew… Read more »

Cubic to Help 12 SF Area Agencies Adopt Smart Card Fare Payment System; Matt Newsome Comments

Cubic to Help 12 SF Area Agencies Adopt Smart Card Fare Payment System; Matt Newsome Comments

Cubic Transportation Systems will help 12 suburban transit agencies in the San Francisco Bay Area implement a new fare card payment system under a $7.5 million contract modification. The company said Wednesday it… Read more »

BMC Unveils Change Management Console; Gur Steif Comments

BMC Unveils Change Management Console; Gur Steif Comments

BMC Software has introduced a new management tool intended to help developers and information technology operators within a single organization to collaborate on software modifications. The Control-M Workload Change Manager is part… Read more »

HP Launches New Enterprise Storage Disk Array; David Scott Comments

HP Launches New Enterprise Storage Disk Array; David Scott Comments

Hewlett-Packard has released an enterprise-class storage disk array that is designed to help customers consolidate storage, make data available and recover from disasters. HP XP7 Storage is built to consolidate up to 4.5 petabytes… Read more »

Lockheed Updates Small UAS Automation Systems; Kevin Westfall Comments

Lockheed Updates Small UAS Automation Systems; Kevin Westfall Comments

Lockheed Martin has transitioned its small unmanned aircraft systems to new automation technologies in an effort to help operators execute missions. The mobile Ground Control Station software features an interface, touchscreen,… Read more »

Forecast International: UAV Market to Grow Two-Fold in 10 Years

Forecast International: UAV Market to Grow Two-Fold in 10 Years

Forecast International expects unmanned aerial vehicles to become a $2.3 billion industry by 2023 despite a slowdown in production in the coming years, Military &  Aerospace Electronics reported Monday. John… Read more »

Navy Begins Using Raytheon-Built Missile Interceptor; Taylor Lawrence Comments

Navy Begins Using Raytheon-Built Missile Interceptor; Taylor Lawrence Comments

The U.S. Navy has kicked off operations on a Raytheon-made missile interceptor system in collaboration with the Missile Defense Agency. The Standard Missile-3 Block IB is built to destroy ballistic… Read more »

Verizon’s Maria Montenegro: Shipping, Distribution Industry Turning to Cloud

Verizon’s Maria Montenegro: Shipping, Distribution Industry Turning to Cloud

The shipping and distribution industry is increasingly turning to cloud computing for use in business operations, Verizon‘s Maria Montenegro wrote in a blog post published Tuesday. Montenegro, a communications manager… Read more »

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