Military Cloud

First step in cloud for DOD: Cutting through the confusion

With so many cloud options available, the Defense Department must take care to choose the right solution for mission needs, two top industry executives stress.

Cloud changes the game for DOD battlefield comms

Cloud and IT policies in Washington must catch up with high-tech usage already underway in the theater, according to a panel of former and current government officials.

Takai soldiers on despite uncertain future of CIO office

Even as the future of the Defense Department's CIO office remains uncertain, Teri Takai is hard at work hammering out military cloud strategies and critical partnerships.

Army enterprise e-mail faces sharp funding dropoff

A House subcommittee hesitates to fund e-mail migration until the Army shows its homework.

DARPA at work on resilient cloud for military missions

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is looking to develop a resilient cloud computing services infrastructure to support various military missions.

Looking for a silver lining in military clouds

Two significant events with a bearing on military cloud computing occurred on the same day in the latter half of April.

Military builds strong framework to exploit intelligence data

The Defense Intelligence Information Enterprise represents a formal system of exploitation, analysis, production and dissemination of intelligence across the Defense Department and intelligence agencies.

Cloud poses challenges for warfighter data sharing

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

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.

Intell agencies poised for tech breakthroughs

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