The Army expects to reap benefits in cost and technical support, while increasing interoperability and ensuring cybersecurity.
The office’s project director for enterprise services discusses priority projects in an age of budget constraints.
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency recently awarded a three month extension to a contract for a new hosted desktop management pilot due to changes in time tables.
Bennett says automation is critical for network configuration, big data and responding to cyber threats faster than "a pregnant turtle."
The department is transitioning from the Defense Connect Online collaboration system to the cloud-based, higher-capacity Defense Collaboration Services.
The department wants to collaborate with commercial providers, establish common security standards and reassess which information needs to be treated as sensitive.
The document sets out the requirements for commercial and non-DOD providers, with a goal of streamlining the acquisition process for DOD agencies.
The agency is looking for an innovative, scalable solution that can keep up with DOD’s changing variety of computing environments.
The Pentagon's acting CIO said successful security testing clears the way for initial deployment of the Joint Information Environment.
Under these scenarios, vendors would either set up shop inside a DOD data center or operate from a modular container on the premises.