Brandi Vincent

Brandi Vincent reports on emerging technologies and associated policies impacting the Defense landscape. Prior to joining DefenseScoop, she produced a long-form documentary and worked as a journalist at Nextgov, Snapchat and NBC Network. Brandi was named a 2021 Paul Miller Washington Fellow by the National Press Foundation and was awarded SIIA’s 2020 Jesse H. Neal Award for Best News Coverage. She grew up in Louisiana and received a master’s in journalism from the University of Maryland.


Pentagon’s R&E enterprise confronts emerging tech manufacturability gaps

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The Pentagon’s research and engineering directorate is investigating manufacturing challenges that are affecting the defense industrial base and hindering its ability to deploy capabilities aligned with key technology areas.


Biden signs CHIPS and Science Act to spur US-made national security technologies

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The new law provides roughly $52.7 billion to help drive semiconductor research and innovation.


DOD eyeing ‘transformational’ edge computing, fog computing tech

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Companies can apply for opportunities to present their technologies to Pentagon officials at a solutions meeting later this year.


Former Space Force tech chief highlights JADC2 hurdles, encourages experimentation

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The Pentagon is confronting a range of complex cultural and technical challenges on its path towards Joint All-Domain Command and Control.


NRO, Air and Space Forces jointly investigating how to improve space-based ISR

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The organizations are expanding cooperation to better confront modern challenges.


AI task force for Navy surface fleet devising comprehensive data catalog

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It’s one part of a broad, federated model the Naval Surface Force is applying to accelerate AI adoption.