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  • Maritime Security

    June 2018

    Editor's Notes: Navy Joins the Innovation ‘Flotilla’

    Rare is the defense industry conference nowadays that doesn’t have at least one panel discussion with the word “innovation” in its title. If innovation can just be achieved or harnessed, then all the military’s technology problems will be solved.
  • Infotech

    May 2018

    Pondering Life After Moore’s Law

    Gordon E. Moore, founder of Fairchild Electronics, wrote his influential article, “Cramming More Components onto Integrated Circuits” — which gave the world “Moore’s Law” — in the April 1965 issue of Electronics Magazine.
  • Defense Department

    March 2018

    The Magic of Other Transaction Authorities (UPDATED)

    Space and Missile Systems Center’s Maj. Steven Pugh arrived at an industry conference held at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency recently to talk about the big pot of money he has to spend — $100 million over the next five years to be precise — on anything that could help the Air Force improve its spacecraft, launch or ground systems.
  • Defense Department

    March 2018

    Competing With One Hand Tied Behind the Back

    On Feb. 12, Defense Department Comptroller David L. Norquist presented the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2019 budget request.
  • Energy

    January 2018

    Some Essential Reading on Strategic Minerals

    Late in December, and to little fanfare, the Department of Interior and USGS released “Critical Mineral Resources of the United States: Economic and Environmental Geology and Prospects for Future Supply.”
  • Emerging Technologies

    January 2018

    A New Year, a New Commitment to the Magazine

    Change, as they say, is constant. And that goes for whether one is developing cutting-edge technology, monitoring the Byzantine Defense Department acquisition regime, or producing a magazine that covers these two constantly shifting topics.
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