Military Cloud


Cloud computing poised for major expansion

Major cloud projects will roll out in the public and private sectors over the course of the next 18 months.

Cloud poses challenges for warfighter data sharing

IT staffs confronted with providing unlimited capacities for warfighter data face a daunting task.

Intell agencies poised for tech breakthroughs

Establishing standards and processes for data sharing and cloud computing can cut agency costs and boost security.

Army, DISA concede enterprise e-mail struggles, but tout progress

The enterprise e-mail initiative that the Army is implementing through DISA is moving forward with costs contained, despite some struggles along the way, DOD officials say.

New task to support CENTCOM, bridge service gaps

Intelligent Software Solutions Inc. will help the Defense Department -- under an Air Force task order worth $49.9 million -- improve situational awareness within the U.S. Central Command and create a cloud-based system to share data across various branches.

CIO wary of DOD cloud migration with current tech

Defense Department CIO Teri Takai cautions against jumping into the cloud too quickly.

Steelhead appliance can cut latency out of the cloud

The Steelhead appliance from Riverbed Technology uses wide-area network optimization techniques to reduce or eliminate the nagging problem of latency in the cloud.

Boots on the ground, intell in the cloud

Cloud computing has revolutionized how the federal government stores and accesses data, but now the Army is taking it all the way to Afghanistan.

Grant Schneider, deputy director of information management and CIO at the Defense Intelligence Agency

Agile intelligence is the name of the game at DIA

Grant Schneider, deputy director of information management and CIO at the Defense Intelligence Agency, discusses IT transformation, security and collaborative intelligence, and cloud computing.

DISA outlines major network and enterprise initiatives

The Defense Information Systems Agency is using cloud computing to build an enterprise infrastructure across the Defense Department.