Table of Contents: September 2018


SIGNAL December 2017SPACE
Commercial Innovations Heighten Satellite Communications
    Governments and the private sector stand to benefit from burgeoning advances.

NASA Counts Down to Laser Communications for Mars
    Red planet exploration requires telecommunication.

INTELLIGENCE
Intelligence Confronts Space Vulnerabilities
    Commercial technologies may hold the key to overcoming tougher adversaries.

The Mind-Blowing Promise of AI-Driven Voice Profiling
    Voices speak volumes beyond words for this Carnegie Mellon research team.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
AI Will Reboot the Army's Battlefield
    The Army Research Laboratory works toward a future where artificial intelligence and soldiers are battle buddies.

IDENTITY MANAGEMENT
Federal Agencies Consider Identity Platforms
    The government is translating physical forms of ID for a digital world.

C3
Marines Call to Improve Call-for-Fire System
    The Target Handoff System is more than just a tablet.

Team Tackles Premier Strategic Deterrence Platform
    Upgrading nuclear command and control requires collaboration to the nth degree..

ANALYSIS
Understanding Russian Information Operations
    The tools needed to fight this war are available, but what’s required is the will.

DISRUPTIVE BY DESIGN
Disrupting Iran’s Economic Domain

PRESIDENT'S COMMENTARY
Space Vulnerabilities Come Down to Earth

AFCEA EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
AFCEA Honors Military College Students for Research

INCOMING
Empowering Women in Technology