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Strategic Defence Intelligence releases first yearbook
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Strategic Defence Intelligence has released its first Yearbook. In this new venture for SDI, we take a look back at the world events and technological breakthroughs that shaped the year...

Strategic Defence Intellligence Releases White Paper on the Global C2/C4ISR Market
Tuesday, March 06, 2012 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Strategic Defence Intelligence, the subscription only platform for the defence industry, has announced the release of a new White Paper on the global C2/C4ISR...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Release New White Paper on the Defence Systems Market
Tuesday, December 06, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Strategic Defence Intelligence, the subscription only platform for the defence industry, has announced the release of a new White...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Research Predicts Growth in Nigerian Defence Expenditure
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Despite a relatively small defence budget, Nigeria's military spending is set to grow, with expenditure expected to reach $2.8bn by 2015, finds Strategic Defence Intelligence. New research*...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Reports on Drop in Special Forces' Recruits
Tuesday, May 03, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Strategic Defence Intelligence explores why, despite avoiding the funding cuts that have affected the rest of the UK military, the Special Air Service (SAS) is experiencing a drop in...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Studies How Military Robots Could Help with Japan's Reactor Crisis
Friday, March 25, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence As brave emergency workers battle around the clock at Fukushima to cool the reactors, Strategic Defence Intelligence asks how military robots could contribute to efforts to prevent...

Argentina Defence Spending Forecast to Grow by 15.87% to 2015
Thursday, March 03, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Argentina, similar to other Latin American countries, is increasing its defence budget at a robust pace according to a new report form Strategic Defence Intelligence. The defence budget,...

Timing of UK Defence Cuts Examined by Strategic Defence Intelligence
Thursday, March 03, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Recent unrest in the Middle East has prompted suggestions that the UK is carrying out its planned defence cuts at the worst possible time, reports Strategic Defence Intelligence. Over...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Reports on Robots
Tuesday, March 01, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Since science fiction first came up with the concept of robots, it has been assumed that, at some point in the future, human troops will be joined on the front line by anthropomorphic, or...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Reports on Unrest and Revolution
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence The mass protests in the Middle East and North Africa have succeeded in overthrowing the leadership of oppressive regimes in Tunisia and Egypt, with potentially more to follow. Observers...

Export Deals Vital to Defence Industry Survival
Thursday, January 20, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence 2011 is set to be a difficult year for the defence industry. Companies will have to step up competitiveness and look to overseas markets to remain profitable. Once, the defence industry...

The Hype Surrounding Cyberwarfare May be Excessive but the Risk is Real
Thursday, January 20, 2011 by Strategic Defence Intelligence A recent study carried out by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), about the potential effects of attacks on computer systems, suggests the risk of a true 'cyberwar'...

WikiLeaks Reveals Factors Influencing Military Contracts
Tuesday, December 14, 2010 by Strategic Defence Intelligence WikiLeaks has disclosed that diplomats sometimes use a smear campaign to lessen the chances of other countries winning defence contracts. However, there is also an increasing trend for companies...

WikiLeaks Exposes Data Danger
Wednesday, December 01, 2010 by Strategic Defence Intelligence The publication of US diplomatic cables by WikiLeaks demonstrates that the weakness in any system is the personnel with access to sensitive data. Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has...

Time for Unmanned Surface Vehicles to Rule the Waves
Monday, November 29, 2010 by Strategic Defence Intelligence In recent years, robotic systems have been used increasingly by the military. While they have proven their worth in the air, on the ground and underwater, unmanned surface vessels (USVs) have...

Russia Bucks Defence Spending Trend with Increased Outlay and Exports
Friday, November 19, 2010 by Strategic Defence Intelligence Russia is the eighth largest defence spender globally and is forecast to spend $387.7bn during 2010 - 2015, finds Strategic Defence Intelligence. New research* from the defence...