Department of Defense’s ‘Molar Mic’ Tests the Boundaries of Technology

By Samir Naqvi – Oct. 2, 2018 Hearing strange voices inside your head is typically cause for alarm. But it could become a lifesaving reality for soldiers in the very near future. For military members, one of the disadvantages to using handheld radios in the field is their lack of security — even if the signal sent through a two-way …

Open Source Improves Efficiency at the Department of Defense

By Troy Barnes – Sept. 24, 2018 In 2017, the Department of Defense (DoD) took a step toward crowdsourcing its computer code. That unprecedented move led to the launch of Code.mil. The initiative allows private software engineers to collaborate with federal employees on unclassified code. These coders from all over the world support important and time-sensitive DoD projects. One year …

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What DARPA’s $2 Billion Investment in Contextual Reasoning Means for U.S. Defense

By Samir Naqvi – Sept. 17, 2018 Where a country’s military prowess was once measured by the size (and number) of guns, fighter jets, and heat-seeking missiles in its arsenal, today, artificial intelligence (AI) dominates the defense scene. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has seized on this paradigm shift by devoting $2 billion in AI research funding through …

Why Cyber Security Is the Next ‘First Line Defense’

By Troy Barnes – Sept. 10, 2018 The security of our computer databases and information technology systems is on everyone’s mind nowadays.  With press reports of hackers gaining unauthorized access to the computer systems of corporations, government agencies, and political organizations, we are all concerned about the vulnerability of our own systems, thereby making, what we have come to call, …

5 Military Technologies to Keep Your Eye On in 2019

Some of the world’s greatest technology are been born out of investments from the U.S. military. Some of these more well known military technologies include global positioning systems (GPS), Microwaves, digital cameras, and even duct tape. The defense budget increase for 2019 is set to kick-start important research and development projects for the creation of innovative military technologies. In fact, …

Top Bulletproof Materials for Improved Workplace Safety

It’s an unfortunate truth, but active shooter situations are becoming more common in schools and workplaces. When an active shooter situation arises, you will only want the highest-rated bulletproof materials standing between you and the individual threatening your safety. You have many different types of bulletproof material to consider in your search for the best ballistic defensive structures. The best type of …

Cyber Warfare: How The U.S. is Cracking Down on Digital Terrorism

The advent of the Internet, and our ever-increasing reliance on it, has created a brand new type of warfare — cyber warfare. Today, U.S. companies and government agencies must contend with cyber attacks from enemies such as Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea as well as attacks from individual cybercriminals all over the world. Stopping these attacks is essential for protecting …

RRDS, Inc. debuts on Inc. 5,000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies in 2018

BY RRDS STAFF – Aug. 15, 2018 IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — RRDS, Inc., the Southern California based federal defense contractor, was featured on the Inc. 5,000 list for 2018. Within just four years in business, RRDS ranked number 74 on the 2018 Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in America. In terms of revenue growth, this puts RRDS …

RRDS Wins $50 Million DOD Contract For The United States Army Corps Of Engineers

Irvine, California Defense Contractor RRDS, Inc. has been awarded a $49,900,000 firm-fixed-price contract to support the United States Army Corp of Engineers, Recruiting Facilities Program (RFAC) to provide bullet-resisting capability for the work spaces inside all identified Military Services recruiting offices or other government specified locations IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — RRDS, Inc., the Southern California based federal contractor, is the incumbent and prime contractor …

RRDS, Inc., Receives 2016 Best of Newport Beach Award

Newport Beach Award Program Honors the Achievement RRDS, Inc., has been selected for the 2016 Best of Newport Beach Award in the Aerospace Company category by the Newport Beach Award Program. Each year, the Newport Beach Award Program identifies companies that it believes has achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that …