Inside DIUx’s push into Texas

by Samantha Ehlinger • 6 days ago

DIUx has scored early successes in Texas leveraging its nearby military assets and offering the Defense Department's “priority problems” to make it an attractive customer.

Army announces Austin HQ for Futures Command

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 week ago

The Army chose Austin because of its “quality of life and proximity to commercial technology, research and development, and academic innovation."

Air Force innovation group AFWERX expands to Texas

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 weeks ago

The new Austin location puts AFWERX close to the Texas capital's tech community as well as key military facilities in the region.

How In-Q-Tel can serve as ‘stamp of approval’ for startups wary of government

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 weeks ago

In-Q-Tel can give startups “confidence that OK, our capability could really have a true mission impact,” the head of federal for MapD says.

From $1B to nothing: GAO rules against REAN cloud deal after Oracle protest

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The deal, originally worth $950 million, was already significantly reduced in March by more than 90 percent.

Air Force looks to rapidly develop software with Project Kessel Run

by Samantha Ehlinger • 2 months ago

For the new team within the Air Force, launching a new software product takes just a handful of months, not years.