The move is an initial step in modernizing the service’s use of commercial mobile technologies.
The Service Academy Cyber Stakes, hosted by DARPA, raises the skills of cadets and midshipmen.
Agency will spend up to $1.4 million to improve OrbitOutlook program, which monitors objects in low-Earth orbit.
The three-year agreement allows Army, Air Force and DISA to standardize tools.
Budget pressures, bandwidth demand and technical innovations in the private sector should lead the military to commercial options.
The potential for spoofing and jamming is prompting a look at old and new technologies.
Rear Adm. Jan Tighe, currently deputy director, would replace Vice. Adm. Michael Rogers.
The drive-by attack, dubbed Operation SnowMan by security company FireEye, has infected VFW.org and exploits a flaw in Internet Explorer.