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Army Plans Technology Procurements for Network Modernization; Maj. Gen. Peter Gallagher Quoted

The U.S. Army is preparing to purchase assets needed for the construction of a new battlefield network, Federal News Network said Tuesday. The service branch's team of network designers has been working to identify technology sets that would undergo fielding in batches every two years.

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John Ferrari: Army Looks to Space Development Agency for LEO-Based Satcom Capabilities

The U.S. Army kicked off discussions with the Space Development Agency to help provide ground forces access to satellites in the low-Earth orbit, SpaceNews reported Sunday. Ferrari, who most recently served as director of program analysis and evaluation at the Army, said that the SDA will play a lead role in serving as a space systems architect and establishing standards to facilitate the delivery of broadband communications and other LEO-based services to all service branches. 

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