A French unmanned aerial vehicle hovers in front of a crowd during a demonstration at the Brunei Darussalam International Defense Exhibition in Bandar Seri Begawan in 2013. The exercise focuses on multilateral relationships and enhances preparedness for disasters and other operations. Humanitarians Take to the Skies for Disaster Relief

Drones are leaving the battlefield in droves, increasingly taking on non-lethal civilian and humanitarian missions as aid groups and private companies capitalize on the technology that not only is more common, but more affordable and manageable.

NSA officials intend to increase open source software releases through GitHub. NSA's Open Source Software Releases Expected to Surge

The National Security Agency’s recently established GitHub presence could become a focal point for releasing new technologies into the open source community.

Speaking at Federal Forum 2015, Federal CIO Tony Scott says cybersecurity is the nation's 'most important mission.' New Teams to Battle Cyber Vulnerabilities in Nation's 'Most Important Mission'

In what has become one of the White House’s highest priorities, the federal government is forming digital services teams to address the mounting number of cybersecurity breaches threatening the nation’s security and coffers, according to government’s top chief information officer.

Speed Dating With DISA

On the final day of the AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium in Baltimore, DISA officials wooed industry, stressing the need for cooperation and partnership to tackle the toughest problems faced by today’s warfighters.

Lt. Gen. James McLaughlin, USAF, deputy commander, U.S. Cyber Command, kicked off the second day of the AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium in Baltimore, during which military officials highlighted the importance of command and control in defending cyberspace. Commanding and Controlling the Cyber Domain

Command and control of military networks takes center stage at the AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium.

Lt. Gen. Ronnie Hawkins Jr., USAF, director, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), releases an updated strategic plan for the agency. Defense and Industry Officials Look to the Cyber Future

Speakers and panelists at day one of the AFCEA International Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium outline goals and offer predictions, and the director of DISA releases an updated strategic plan for the agency.