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DUSDI Bingen: DCGS, TPEDS Slow Intelligence Sharing

Posted by Theresa Hitchens on


USDI Kari Bingen says that DoD’s mission “is hampered when we have to pay in time and money analysts and experts to manually translate data files … to makes systems and data interoperable because of proprietary data standards and formats.”

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Key Northrop Grumman OmegA Rocket Test Succeeds, Despite Hiccup

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Successful OmegaA test keeps the program on the path towards a 2021 first launch and a crack at the Air Force’s hotly contested national security launch program. 

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Artificial Intelligence: Ethics, Congress, Data And The Tech [Sponsored]

Posted by Colin Clark on


Join me as I explore the intricacies of ethics, technology, policy and politics with three experts on this somewhat arcane subject.

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DARPA’s R3D2: Big Company Makes Small Sat Fast

Posted by Theresa Hitchens on


The R3D2 spacecraft’s cutting-edge antenna is “compressed into a small volume and then blooms on orbit,” explains Northrop Grumman’s Scott Stapp.

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Rush To Military AI Raises Cyber Threats

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UAE minister of state for artificial intelligence: failure by governments to take proactive measures to ensure the cybersecurity of AI systems “is going to come back to bite us.”

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Congress Must Push DoD To LEO, Former Reps Say

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Congress should pass laws to ensure that the Pentagon fully commits to creating a “large, updatable, and resilient national security constellation” in Low Earth Orbit (LEO).

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Huge Intel Leadership Shifts: New Directors For NRO, NGA

Posted by Colin Clark on


NGA HQ: The low grading noise you could barely hear yesterday was the sound of the tectonic plates of American intelligence shifting as the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency and the National Reconnaissance Agency got new directors. The nugget of news is that Vice Adm. Bob Sharp replaces Robert Cardillo as NGA director and President Trump… Keep reading →

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HASC Dems Press To Resume Korea Wargames; Trump Tweets Vs. Intel Community

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Democrats challenged President Trump over his freeze on US military exercises with South Korea, while Trump lashed out on social media against intelligence officials who questioned his achievements.

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SAIC-Engility Merger Doubles Intel & Space Revenue, Downplays Vehicles

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


Building physical things is not SAIC’s, well, thing. But physically building stuff has become less important and less profitable than integrating all the complex high-tech components and making sure they work together.

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A Blueprint To Stop Chinese Espionage, IP Theft: Nick Eftimiades, Top Intel Expert

Posted by Nicholas Eftimiades on


  Few espionage experts speak publicly. Even fewer experts in Chinese espionage do. I first met Nick Eftimiades at the airport when he was a top space intelligence expert. I was en route to my first Space Symposium and knew very little. Nick taught me a bit and was very tolerant of this new space puppy who didn’t know… Keep reading →

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