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Protected and Secure Satellite Communications

A New ‘Arms Race’ in Space?

Old and new adversaries are working intently to counter America's supremacy in space. This fact has been discussed widely within government and industry circles for…

Why Procurement Transformation is So Hard – and So Necessary

Back in December a great deal of people reacted positively to the nomination of Ashton Carter for Secretary of Defense. Observers in both government and…

Building a More Resilient SATCOM – Protected Communications

With the rise of network-centric warfare, the connectivity and situational awareness delivered by satellite communications (SATCOM) has never been more vital. Potential adversaries are experimenting…

Defense Acquisition at a Crossroads?

Top officials of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) are starting to voice misgivings about the ongoing, across-the-board efforts to cut the nation’s federal spending.…