R&D Focus Area

Security and Defense

Partnering with the U.S. Government to safeguard national security, bolster defense, and protect critical assets and programs via strategic and tactical approaches

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Defense contractors and government agencies require cutting-edge defense technology and creative solutions. From the strategic to the tactical, in our laboratories and in the field, SRI is meeting the nation’s needs for security and defense.

For decades, SRI has played a strategic role in military and civilian efforts to defend U.S. interests at home and abroad. SRI national security and defense technologies meet rigorous requirements and solve formidable challenges in areas such as

Clients include the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, National Guard, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and the National Institutes of Health. 

News & Events

C4ISR and Networks, Sep 2, 2014

The Defense Department’s strategy to develop an enterprise architecture includes giving military personnel unique IP addresses and common access cards for authenticating users. “Adding biometric information along with the CAC implementation could easily be accomplished,” said SRI's Mark Clifton.