• Cyber
    automated security (Oskari Porkka/Shutterstock.com)

    Shakeup at CMMC board

    The independent board charged with implementing the Defense Department's unified cybersecurity standard has new leadership as it announces new milestone hit. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • Connected Warrior
    concept image of radio communication (DARPA)

    What to look for in DOD's coming spectrum strategy

    Interoperability, integration and JADC2 are likely to figure into an updated electromagnetic spectrum strategy expected soon from the Department of Defense. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • Cloud
    cloud data (CoreDESIGN/Shutterstock.com)

    Navy plans shift to single-tenant clouds

    Dedicated Microsoft 365 environments are planned for the Navy and Marine Corps to improve its identity and credentialing efforts, according to a Navy CIO memo. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • Connected Warrior
    Air Force cyber warriors at Port San Antonio (Air Force)

    From weapons to workforce, digital centricity is the Air Force's new motto

    Air Force leadership highlights the need for digitally fluent personnel and digital manufacturing during the 2020 Air, Space, Cyber conference. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • AI & Analytics
    data center analytics (Timofeev Vladimir/Shutterstock.com)

    Pentagon raises AI ambitions

    The Defense Department wants to make AI training available to all DOD components by 2021. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • Congress
    Rep. Mac Thornberry (Photo: House Armed Services Committee)

    Thornberry: Don't expect finished defense bill anytime soon

    Rep. Mac Thornberry, the House Armed Services Committee's ranking member, said the November elections could hold up negotiations over key provisions in the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • Cyber
    shutterstock ID:  640599397 By kb-photodesign

    'Huawei ban' means contract modifications

    The General Services Administration is seeing high rates of acceptance of contract modifications from contractors to comply with acquisition rules in the 2019 defense bill. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • AI & Analytics
    AR microscope (Google/YouTube)

    DOD enlisting AR microscopes to spot cancer

    The Defense Innovation Unit is partnering with Google Cloud to use machine learning and augmented reality to speed and improve the accuracy of cancer diagnoses. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • AI & Analytics
    soldiers consulting TAK (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua J. Garcia)

    Automated analytics for the tactical edge

    To help soldiers quickly make sound decisions based on local information, the Special Operations Command is looking for technologies to speed the delivery of real-time analytics to warfighters in the field. 09/16/2020 Read More

  • Connected Warrior
    devops development

    Kessel Run works through growing pains

    The Air Force's deputy CIO, Lauren Knausenberger, said the military branch's popular software factory has been a "victim of its own success" as it navigates trying to keep the spark as it gets bigger. 09/09/2020 Read More

  • Policy
    DOD photo by Senior Airman Perry Aston  11th Wing Public Affairs

    DOD refreshes acquisition policies

    The Defense Department released a long-awaited update of policies governing its buying practices, with an eye to rapid technology acquisition. 09/09/2020 Read More

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