March 2019


SIGNAL March 2019ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Artificial Intelligence Will Change Human Value(s)
    Near-term AI advances ultimately will lead to a major societal shift.

Cracking the Code on Adversarial Machine Learning
    Army Research Laboratory scientists advance the element of AI by understanding deep neural networks.

DARPA to Increase Artificial Intelligence IQ
    Researchers wrestle with how to represent human knowledge in a machine.

The Nation’s Data Hubs Drive Innovation
    A focus on data science extends to improving machine learning.

—Smashing the Brittleness of Machine Learning

Will Artificial Intelligence Steal Your Fingerprints?
    Fake fingerprint-generating technology may apply to other forms of biometrics.

WEAPONIZING INFORMATION
Putting a Spotlight on Information
    The Army is working to integrate information functions into its multidomain operations.

Information Domination Through Mission Integration
    The Air Combat Command creates a new division as part of its cyber mission.

Naval Warfighting Embraces the Full Spectrum of Information
    Unifying sensor data and social media provides better decision making and operational action.

LOGISTICS
Navy Raises Anchor on Blockchain
    The sea service will use distributed ledger technology to modernize how it tracks and manages aviation parts.

COMMUNICATIONS
Back to Basics May Be the Best Path for Tactical Networking
    Capability would supplant technology as the focus for Army communications.

DISRUPTIVE BY DESIGN
Robert Frost and the Form Factor Future

AFCEA EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
Education Foundation Expands Spring Scholarships for 2019

PRESIDENT'S COMMENTARY
Ideas Become a Better Weapon

INCOMING
The Defense Department Must Step Boldly Toward Information Technology Modernization