DOD kicks off procurement for 5G prototypes
DOD wants feedback on draft solicitations for smart warehouse and asset management at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia, and 5G dynamic spectrum sharing, at Hill Air Force Base in Utah.
Air Force, AT&T building ‘smart base of the future’ out of devastated Florida installation
Tyndall Air Force Base, which suffered extreme structural damage from Hurricane Michael's Category 5 winds in October 2018, will get 5G service sometime in early 2020.
Four bases named for military’s 5G wireless tests
There's one base for each of the military services.
New NSA cyber directorate prioritizes standards for security of military’s emerging tech
Director Anne Neuberger said the directorate is putting a renewed focus on developing security standards, particularly around emerging tech like 5G, cloud, distributed ledger and more.
DOD teases plans for 5G testbeds on military bases
The department will issue a draft RFP next month to set up experimental test sites at military bases to prototype 5G technologies.
Air Force bases embrace 5G to keep up with their planes
At a General Services Administration symposium, military and civilian agencies alike touted the new tech. GSA also launched a 5G customer experience campaign.