Table of Contents: December 2019


SIGNAL December 2019ROBOTS
Future Robots Will Be Easy on Soldiers, Tough on Foes
    Researchers race to enemy-proof combat robots.

Technologies Come Together for Army Robots
    The devices are more autonomous with a smattering of human-like attitudes.

Improving Battle Buddy Bots
    Army researchers are advancing the robot-human partnership for warfighting environments.

Robots Confront Challenges Underground
    A DARPA contest helps advance multi-robot systems to function below ground.

HOMELAND SECURITY
Synchronized Data Protects Borders
    Intelligence agencies sharing identification information fills gaps.

THE UNSEEN INFRASTRUCTURE
Burgeoning Fiber Infrastructure Holds the Line Against Adversaries
    But it does have an Achilles’ heel or two that could pose a threat to its integrity.

DHS Builds Position, Navigation and Timing Framework
    The interdepartmental effort is designed to enhance critical infrastructure resiliency.

DISRUPTIVE BY DESIGN
Modernizing With Intellectual Property Management

AFCEA EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
Symposium Tackles Cyber Workforce Challenges

PRESIDENT'S COMMENTARY
Robots Will Change the Battlespace

INCOMING
As We Pivot Into the Future...