Google Cloud powering new Air Force flight simulators

by • 1 year ago

The Joint Immersive Training System (JITS) is a cloud-based training system that can scale across the Air Force and drive costs down, officials say.

USDA partners with Microsoft to make sense of farm data in new pilot

by • 3 years ago

The FarmBeats platform can build machine-learning models across disparate datasets monitoring soil and weather, and the agency hopes to bring it to 200-plus research stations and farms nationwide.

Pentagon building clouds to secure smaller defense contractors

by • 3 years ago

The Department of Defense is experimenting with providing innovative small companies government-furnished clouds to secure their software environment — something they often can't afford to do on their own.

Air Force seeks innovative tech to improve pilot training

by • 4 years ago

AFWERX is running a challenge to get ideas that will shape the second iteration of Pilot Training Next, an initiative designed to help the service train new aviators faster but with the same quality.