Defense IT


Soldiers get upgraded, cloud-centered AKO platform

The Army is modernizing its Army Knowledge Online portal to consolidate data centers, move to the cloud and increase the range of soldier driven functions on the system.


DOD launches aggressive new cloud migration effort

Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has directed a new cloud migration acquisition initiative which calls for greater collaboration with the private sector and expedited technology development.


Navy to speed cloud migration & industry involvement in NGEN-R

The Navy will extend current contract to account for delays in award of new contract.

Defense IT

Army LOGSA uses AI, cloud for wireless conditioned-based maintenance

The Army LOGSA deal with IBM will improve wireless connectivity between maintenance sensors and database computer analytics, speeding up the decision-making process for commanders.


Navy delays NGEN-R contracts, merges domestic and global IT

The Navy announced it is moving the NGEN-R awards from July of 2018 to November and December of 2018.


Air Force awards $1 billion cloud deal

The Air Force this week awarded a $1 billion contract to a team comprised of Dell EMC, General Dynamics and Microsoft.

Army Cyber

Army looks to expand size and scope of cyber war unit

The Army’s Cyber Solutions Development unit is already expanding the number of cyber war soldiers and is growing its mission scope.


Army LOGSA accelerates migration to AI analytics, private cloud computing

The Army’s new LOGSA deal with IBM is designed to leverage advances in AI, cloud computing and analytics.

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