DIU (formerly DIUx)
DIU announces disaster-mapping AI challenge
The DIU's second AI challenge, xVIEW2, seeks AI solutions for post-disaster mapping.
Money spent through OTAs surges to more than $4 billion
The iterative contracting method is popular, and it shows.
DIU looking to drones to deliver medical supplies
The Department of Defense began working with Silicon Valley startup Zipline in 2018 through an Other Transaction Agreement.
‘In-out-in’ model could be answer to defense workforce shortages, experts say
An "in-out-in" model could help train and retain a cyber and defense workforce, panelists at the Aspen Security Forum said.
Army, Defense Innovation Unit move forward with surveillance drone project
A "majority" of the companies that received OTAs will be working with the Department of Defense for the first time.
The military wants to build barracks autonomously
The group's newest commercial solicitation seeks "Construction Scale Additive Manufacturing" solutions.