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At a two-day summit the VR/AR Association saw, among other things, the successful test of airborne virtual and augmented reality for military training purposes and the launch of an international women’s committee dedicated to closing the industry’s gender gap. The …
The “Military Virtual Training Market” shares the potential supply and demand, value, competition of the market as well as the top players to watch within this emerging market. Different organizations, manufacturers, and vendors also play a role in …
Government Digital Service (GDS), part of the UK Cabinet Office, is tasked with transforming the provision of online public services and leading the digital transformation of government generally. It collaborates with departments to help with their own transformation and works …
The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is working closely with the UK defence industry to identify vulnerabilities and help reduce the risks of cyber attacks on sensitive or secret information. The NCSC says it has dealt with 658 cyber attacks …
The UK Ministry of Defence has plans to improve how it engages with the tech industry. It is setting up a new £1.5bn framework that will introduce a new mechanism to contracting technical skills. £300m a year will be spent …
The UK Defence Secretary addressed parliamentarians from across the NATO Alliance at the NATO Parliamentary Assembly this week. “For a long time there has been pressure for us all to increase investment in defence. And the United Kingdom is proud …
Unmanned aerial systems (UAS) have plenty of applications for government agencies or drones in common parlance. From creating 3D models of large mountains to helping in disaster recovery and firefighting missions, UAS has been top of mind for …
Dun & Bradstreet has released The 2019 Compliance and Procurement Sentiment report which finds that only 85% of respondents are confident about the effectiveness of risk management within their organisation – 8% lower than in the previous survey. A large …
We are delighted to inform our readers of a new series of workshops aimed at influencing and hopefully solving some of the hottest issues facing NATO right now. This is a fascinating set of discussions because each topic will tackle …
The European Commission president has said that the EU should do more foreign policy by majority rather than unanimity, and that the EU’s defence union project will have its own offices and staff in Brussels. A new directorate general [DG] …