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Department of Defense News and Analysis

News and analysis relating to IT modernization at the U.S. Defense Department. As the center of U.S. military command, the Pentagon has consistently endeavored to apply new technologies to augment readiness and force efficacy. The increasing demands of data-intensive mission systems have necessitated a focus on cloud adoption at the Pentagon, as well as an attention to reforming defense-centric IT to anticipate and integrate future technology.
DISA leadership brief how partnerships will impact new cloud efforts.
Recent appointments show growing priorities around emerging technologies and maintaining a national strategic edge. 
Narratives around zero trust, AI and user experience will drive ongoing developments in defense technology.
The Pentagon's spending priorities include strengthening IT modernization and funding emerging technologies.
The joint force needs transformational computing technologies to achieve JADC2.
A new zero trust strategy may alleviate department challenges in creating a connected ecosystem on military bases.
Vulnerability Disclosure Program (VDP) supports the National Defense Strategy by engaging the security research community to protect the defense network.
Defense cloud leaders dissect cloud security myths and challenges, with DevSecOps and zero trust as the pillars of a secure hybrid cloud.
The service is introducing new Google workspaces amid widespread digital transformation strategies.
NRO will release an RFP by January 2023 as part of a wider DOD initiative to increase investment in satellite and satellite-adjacent technologies.
Cybersecurity concerns resulting from the Russia-Ukraine war are leading to new security approaches for satellites.
Modernizing approaches to software security leads to better detecting vulnerabilities and preventing zero-day incidents like the SolarWinds attack.
Technology, processes, culture, training and funding hinder Air Force modernization efforts necessary to problem solve and stay ahead.
Complex data integration is helping researchers and clinicians understand the origins of TBI – and how to better treat it.
Live from Billington Cybersecurity Summit, DOD's CMMC lead explains the new guidelines.
CIO John Sherman highlighted a new upcoming cybersecurity workforce strategy to help its tech talent problem.
Key tools within the strategy include software bills of materials and data analytics.
Leaders are focused on changing mindsets instead of buying specific tools for zero trust.
The six-month extension will allow DISA to develop a SIPRNet-specific zero trust solution for JADC2.
A software factory named for the legendary UFO repository proves innovation is 'everlong' at the Air Force.