Military Cloud

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

DIA takes the lead on developing a common desktop environment

Grant Schneider, DIA's deputy director for information management and CIO, discusses the path toward common links between the intelligence agencies.

10 years in the making: Coast Guard refines IT plan

The service is in the process of completing sensor capabilities for ships and aircraft that have been under development for the past decade, and is even considering a private cloud hosting system, among other IT upgrades.

Future DOD cloud would repair itself after cyberattack

The Defense Department's research arm is funding an effort to develop a cloud computing environment that can repair itself after a cyberattack.

Dan DelGrosso

Navy says all IT options open

Dan DelGrosso, director of Naval Networks and Enterprise Services, discusses Navy IT efficiencies, cloud computing and enterprise services.

Enterprise e-mail has new transparency, DOD official says

The Army's Enterprise e-mail may be temporarily paused, but it still offers financial clarity and is pushing defense IT innovation, the deputy Army CIO said.

DARPA's budget haircut only a light trim

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's $2.8 billion budget would be cut only $1.4 million under the Obama administration's fiscal 2013 budget, less than a half-percentage point drop.

Budget proposal takes aim at defense IT, force reductions

For the third year in a row, the Defense Department's budget will decrease in 2013, though it's certainly not the only agency feeling the squeeze.

DOD awards pair of cloud-services task orders

Worth $4.3 million, the task orders are for cloud computing design and development as well as operations and maintenance-support services.

DOD should take caution in the cloud, defense board warns

DOD should move carefully but decisively to adopt cloud computing and carry out data center consolidation, board advises.

DOD to build enhanced cloud computing capabilities

Military and intelligence organizations seek to build enhanced data storage and distribution capabilities -- and slash costs.