We live in an age of unprecedented technology – technology that makes our lives easier and more connected at the push of a touch-screen and glace of a monitor. For the military, ruggedized equivalents provide tactical awareness, allowing soldiers and Marines to see beyond their personal sight using GPS, smartphones, tablets, and even helmet-mounted screens. […]
An austere environment is one devoid of infrastructure. No power grid, no hospital, bad terrain, bad road—if any. In these situations a soldier needs to carry in everything he needs to complete his mission. PEO Soldier of the US Army gave a presentation on the power needs of soldiers in the field, particularly in “Tier […]
You’ve probably heard the lament “water, water, everywhere, and not a drop to drink” paraphrased from The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. Power – electricity – is a lot like that: you can sometimes find it all around you, but you can’t always tap into it to recharge or power your devices. The concept of […]
From open combat abroad to technically complex and dangerous training at home, all of our soldiers, sailors and marines put their lives on the line to complete important missions.
For the US military there are few things on the strategic level prized more than speed and maneuverability.
Robots are becoming the warfighter’s new friend, expanding from niche fields like EOD robots and Hellfire missile strikes to systems which will be employed by and alongside troops on the ground.