NIE 12.2 Is in the Books

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

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Defense Systems tells us “everything that we want to know about the Army’s NIE 12.2”

Cognitive Radio Provides the Foundation for JTRS

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

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Cognitive Radio technology’s security, flexibility, reliability, efficiency and bandwidth allow it to be the cornerstone of the JTRS program.

MUOS:  Phone Home Via Space

Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

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MUOS continues to roll along.  The first satellite is about to launch, the program is making progress on the ground components and the waveform is even starting to come together.

JTRS Update from Military Embedded Systems

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

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Military Embedded Systems published a very good article covering both the current status of the JTRS program and a little bit of history.  If you’re involved in JTRS and/or SDR, you’ll enjoy this informative piece.

Opportunity:  Systems Engineering Technical Staff — MUOS/JTRS at General Dynamics C4 Systems

Sunday, November 20th, 2011

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We recently caught wind of a very interesting opportunity down in Scottsdale.  General Dynamics C4 Systems (GDC4S) has an opening for a Systems Engineer to work on JTRS waveforms.  I hear that this is a fairly senior role and that the successful candidate will have a significant impact on the program.  If you pursue this, […]

The Winds of Change are Blowing Through JTRS

Monday, October 17th, 2011

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The rash of JTRS related announcements and news stories over the past few weeks clearly shows that the program is in transition.  Perhaps we should pause for a moment to see if we can get a handle on the bigger picture.

US Army Nett Warrior EUD:  "This is not a phone"

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

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Wired’s Danger Room covers the Nett Warrior End User Device.  Hint:  "This is not a phone"

Budget Ax Falls on JTRS GMR

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

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The U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations has slashed funding for GMR due to the unfortunate setbacks in that part of the program.

Kuma Signals Wins $750K Contract to Develop Wireless Comm Tech

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

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Austin based Kuma Signals just announced that they’ve been awarded a $750K contract from the US Navy to continue developing wireless communications technology.

JTRS Program Senior Communications Systems Engineer Opening at MITRE

Monday, September 12th, 2011

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MITRE has an opening for a Senior Communications Systems Engineer to provide engineering support to JTRS programs.  The position will be based in San Diego.