Picatinny launches app to search laboratories across the DOD

The app contains facts and media about each laboratory, as well as an RSS news feed that pulls science and technology articles from across the Defense Laboratory Enterprise. (U.S. Army illustration)

By Audra Calloway, Picatinny Arsenal Public Affairs

PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. (Oct. 27, 2015) — Software engineers at the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, orARDEC, have developed a new mobile application that allows users to research laboratories across the Department of Defense.

The Defense Laboratory Enterprise eSmartbook application, which is open to the public and available on both Apple and Android devices, was designed and developed in-house at the ARDEC Armament Software Engineering Center through coordination with the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Research and Engineering) Defense Laboratory Office.

It contains facts and media about each laboratory, as well as an RSS news feed that pulls science and technology articles from across the Defense Laboratory Enterprise.

The app improves upon information previously provided as a portable document file, or PDF, and hard, printed copy. Continue reading