Defense IT


DOD report shows decline in the military's spending portfolio

Major programs saw a collective reduction in spending of $9.1 million, or 0.6 percent, over the past year, DOD's SAR reports show. GAO says DOD’s acquisition portfolio is the lowest it's been in 10 years.

SpaceX, ULA spar over military sat launch competition

The Air Force launch rivals talk cost and capabilities during a House Armed Services Committee hearing on assured access to space.

Army PEO-EIS and the elements of modernization

The office’s project director for enterprise services discusses priority projects in an age of budget constraints.

Army set to shut down AKO email

Mailboxes on classified and unclassified networks will be closed March 31 as DOD Enterprise Email completes its takeover.

ONR generates a 3D simulator for submarine training

The Office of Naval Research has developed a 3D model to train sailors in back-up generator repair aboard the Virginia-class submarine.

Navy sets Innovation Cell industry day

Program will set forth process for contributing enterprise IT solutions to PEO EIS.

Navy's maritime strategy puts emphasis on 'all domain access'

The document, updated from 2007, stresses the importance of cyberspace and the electromagnetic spectrum in national security.

White House wants to encrypt every federal website

Proposal calls for using HTTPS across government to help protect privacy, prevent hacks.