List/Grid Tag Archives: DARPA

DARPA Enlists Boeing Prototype for ‘X-Plane’ Program; Dan Newman Comments

DARPA Enlists Boeing Prototype for ‘X-Plane’ Program; Dan Newman Comments

Boeing and the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency ahave signed a $17 million agreement for the company to continue developing a prototype vertical-takeoff-and-landing aircraft for flying at speeds of up to 460… Read more »

L-3 Tech Built to Give Field Soldiers Internet Connectivity

L-3 Tech Built to Give Field Soldiers Internet Connectivity

L-3 Communications is working to extend mobile communications to frontline soldiers under a $15.5 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Sunday. John Keller… Read more »

Avi Pfeffer: Charles River Builds Open-Source Programming Language

Avi Pfeffer: Charles River Builds Open-Source Programming Language

Intelligent systems developer Charles River Analytics has introduced an open-source programming language for developers to create probabilistic models and reasoning algorithms. Figaro 2.0 was developed through the Defense Advanced Research… Read more »

Raytheon to R&D Cyber Strategies for DARPA; Jack Harrington Comments

Raytheon to R&D Cyber Strategies for DARPA; Jack Harrington Comments

Raytheon will research and develop new cyber operations strategies for a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program under a $9.8 million contract. The company will identify approaches that are intended… Read more »

DARPA Tech Resources Database Features Sotera Algorithms

DARPA Tech Resources Database Features Sotera Algorithms

Several Sotera Defense Solutions platforms have been included in the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s online database of open-source software programs. The company’s contributions to the database include the Zephyr… Read more »

IBM to Design Self-Destructing Microchips For DARPA

IBM to Design Self-Destructing Microchips For DARPA

IBM will develop microchip technology that is designed to use a self-destruct mechanism under a $3.5 million contract awarded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The company will explore methods for remotely… Read more »

Lockheed Runs Anti-Ship Missile Vertical Launcher Software Tests; Glenn Kuller Comments

Lockheed Runs Anti-Ship Missile Vertical Launcher Software Tests; Glenn Kuller Comments

Lockheed Martin has conducted a simulation test to validate the configured software of a vertical launching system  for the U.S. Navy‘s long range anti-ship missile. The new interface worked to… Read more »

Ball Aerospace Demos DARPA Telescope; Rob Strain Comments

Ball Aerospace Demos DARPA Telescope; Rob Strain Comments

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has tested new telescope technologies for an Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program which utilizes a lightweight polymer membrane. Ball deployed a 20-meter-diameter telescope in geosynchronous… Read more »

BAE Team to Develop Electronic Warfare Tech under $35M DARPA Program; Joshua Niedzwiecki Comments

BAE Team to Develop Electronic Warfare Tech under $35M DARPA Program; Joshua Niedzwiecki Comments

BAE Systems intends to engineer an electronic warfare system for countering radar threats as part of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s $34.9 million three-phase program, ASDNews reported Sept. 19…. Read more »

SAP NS2′s Mark Testoni on the Importance of Partnerships & Innovation in the National Security Market

SAP NS2′s Mark Testoni on the Importance of Partnerships & Innovation in the National Security Market

This is the second part of an executive spotlight on Mark Testoni, president of SAP National Security Services. Click here to read the first part of the spotlight. ExecutiveBiz: How… Read more »

Raytheon Wins $19M to Help DARPA Build Imaging Sensors

Raytheon Wins $19M to Help DARPA Build Imaging Sensors

Raytheon Co. recently won a $19.4 million contract under the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s program to build imaging sensors meant to help the U.S. military identify and track targets,… Read more »

Raytheon Awards GE Aviation with Air Strike Support Contract; Todd Caccamo Comments

Raytheon Awards GE Aviation with Air Strike Support Contract; Todd Caccamo Comments

Raytheon Co. has awarded GE Aviation a contract to provide stores management services intended to let U.S. military air controllers more easily call in air strikes to protect ground forces, Avionics… Read more »

Lockheed Test Launches Anti-Ship Missile with Rocket Motor; Scott Callaway Comments

Lockheed Test Launches Anti-Ship Missile with Rocket Motor; Scott Callaway Comments

Lockheed Martin has launched a new long range anti-ship missile under a development project run by the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency and Office of Naval Research. The LRASM boosted… Read more »

Raytheon Awards GE Aviation Close Air Support Contract; Todd Caccamo Comments

Raytheon Awards GE Aviation Close Air Support Contract; Todd Caccamo Comments

Raytheon Co. has tapped GE Aviation to provide a stores management system meant to help military air controllers respond to reinforcement requests from U.S. ground forces and allies, Military &… Read more »

Raytheon Helps DARPA Design Close-Air Support Platform; Tom Bussing Comments

Raytheon Helps DARPA Design Close-Air Support Platform; Tom Bussing Comments

Raytheon is set to perform a critical design review for a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program that seeks to build aircraft technology for close air support of ground troops…. Read more »

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