Shield AI, a developer of artificial intelligence (AI) technology for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), has acquired Heron Systems Inc., which has developed AI software for fighter aircraft, a deal the companies say will accelerate the use of AI pilots on military aircraft. Terms of the acquisition ...

ASGN Inc. [ASGN] last Friday said it has acquired IndraSoft Inc. in a deal that expands its work with defense customers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. IndraSoft, which is based Northern Virginia, has more than 220 employees. IndraSoft will be integrated into ASGN’s ECS Mission Solutions ...

Booz Allen Hamilton [BAH] on Monday said it has invested in a Silicon Valley-based startup company that enables artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and data compression at the tactical edge. The investment in Latent AI, Inc. is the first for Booz Allen’s technology scouting group ...