Defense Innovation Unit Experimental

DIUx releases a giant overhead imagery data set for computer vision challenge

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

The group hopes the data will help researchers build better object detection algorithms, which in turn will aid disaster recovery and response.

Counter-drone tech, multi-factor authentication featured in DIUx’s 13 new agreements

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

The Pentagon innovation lab said it has pulled in more than a dozen new projects totaling around $12.3 million.

DIUx ‘moving faster than we ever expected,’ one of its partners says

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

The Defense Innovation Unit Experimental isn't slowing down, despite some reins Congress put on it last year, one of its managing partners said to FedScoop.

What it’s like to work with DIUx

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

Working with the government is often a sluggish process, but it doesn't have to be, says Brandon Tseng, co-founder and CFO of artificial intelligence company Shield AI.

DISA wants to take a page out of DIUx’s acquisition playbook

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

One of the Pentagon's main IT purchasers says it wants to copy the practices of a smaller, more nimble military office when it comes to rapidly funding new capabilities from industry.