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May 24, 2023
Army Shakes Up Project Management Offices to Deliver a Unified Network
U.S. Army is in the midst of a significant restructuring of its program executive offices as it's working on building a secure unified network.
May 22, 2023
CISA Updates Zero Trust Maturity Model to Align with White House Directives
CISA's updated guidance provides more technical depth across the five pillars of zero trust and adds a new maturity stage.
May 19, 2023
Mock Invasion of Taiwan Marks Special Operations Tactics Shift
U.S. Army Special Operations Command sees information warfare as a competitive advantage in future conflicts.
May 17, 2023
Pentagon to Secure Edge Computing to Improve Mission Outcomes
Edge computing is vital to the warfighter but securing networks and enabling data access at the network edge remain difficult.
May 10, 2023
The Army of 2030 Will be Transformed for Larger-Scale Operations
The service is shifting its organizational forces to be more software-centric.
May 5, 2023
Pentagon Eyes Next Step in Zero Trust Implementation
The Defense Department is on a path to achieve a target level zero trust by 2027, but the implementation process will be arduous and highly complex.
May 3, 2023
Companies Awarded JWCC Contract are 'Receptive' to Red Teaming Their Side
DOD wants more visibility into the commercial cloud service provider side, rather than just the customer side.
Apr 28, 2023
How Software Factories Position DOD to Win
Kessel Run has been quietly proving how achieving a software-empowered organization transforms all facets of warfighting operations.
Apr 14, 2023
Tackling Washington's Marketing Problem: How Women Tech Leaders Plan to Attract Talent
A lot of innovative work happens within the federal government, but it struggles with its messaging to attract the talent it needs.
Apr 11, 2023
Pentagon's Biggest Challenge to Zero Trust: Data Tagging
As the Defense Department implements its zero trust roadmap, data tagging and workforce education are both a challenge and an opportunity.
Apr 7, 2023
Pentagon Needs Trustworthy AI to Support Warfighters
Defense leaders are eying better governance and risk management as policy around ethical AI shapes up.
Mar 28, 2023
Defense Innovation Unit
Defense Innovation Unit Tackles Funding Risks After SVB Collapse
The Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) collapse drew a quick response from the Defense Innovation Unit, which is taking steps to prevent future risk to its vendors.
Mar 15, 2023
Pentagon Developing Data Integration Layer to Enable JADC2
The Defense Department's Chief Digital and AI Office is working to understand the resources needed for integration of the department-wide framework.
Mar 9, 2023
Space Force to Rebuild IT Infrastructure for AI, Digital Twins
Old infrastructure is a major roadblock for the Space Force Technology and Innovation Office responsible for the service's digital transformation efforts.
Mar 6, 2023
Pentagon Prepares to Release Unclassified Space Strategy
DOD is drafting a publicly available space strategy that will lay out plans to protect on-orbit satellites.
Mar 3, 2023
Beware the Shadow IT With Remote Work, Poor User Experience
The use of unauthorized technology has become increasingly prevalent in the remote work environment, weakening cybersecurity.
Mar 1, 2023
United States Navy
Navy Needs Machine Learning to 'Operate at the Wet Edge'
The service requires connectivity, data and machine learning to modernize its expeditionary force.
Feb 17, 2023
Cybersecurity Collaborative Targets Open-Source Software
CISA's Joint Cyber Defense Collaborative will focus on managing and preventing persistent cybersecurity threats, such as supply chain risk and open-source software.
Feb 17, 2023
New Encryption Standards Protect Against Post-Quantum Attacks
NIST is standardizing quantum-proof encryption algorithms to help federal agencies protect against quantum-based attacks.
Feb 6, 2023
Talent, Resource Shortages Hinder Defense Innovation
Defense Innovation Board members received an update from the science and technology and strategic investment capital task forces.
Feb 3, 2023
Pentagon 5G Investments Poised to Improve Warfighter Decision-Making
FutureG & 5G initiative is hastening 5G adoption across DOD and investment in NextG technologies.
Jan 27, 2023
Air Force Launches New Software Factory to Support B-2 Spirit
Spirit Realm, one of the newest USAF software factories, will support B-2 stealth bomber operational capability.
Jan 26, 2023
New Office to Help Pentagon Address Innovation 'Valley of Death'
The Office of Strategic Capital will develop strategies to increase capital flow to companies working on critical technologies important to national security.
Jan 24, 2023
How Emerging Tech Can Improve Military EHR Deployment
The sheer volume of data are challenging MHS GENESIS cybersecurity, interoperability and scalability.
Jan 20, 2023
How Army Software Factory Manages Open-Source Code Security Risks
Securing open-source software is a unique challenge, and the federal government is just starting to develop ways to evaluate and minimize security risks associated with its use.
Jan 13, 2023
Army CIO Raj Iyer Will Leave the Office 'Sometime in February'
"My job as the CIO is done when Army senior leaders can explain the Army Digital Transformation Strategy just as well as I," Iyer wrote announcing his departure from the Army.
Jan 12, 2023
Army to Invest Half a Billion Dollars in Critical Infrastructure
The Technology Modernization Fund will support the Army's Infrastructure Cyber Protection project, which will protect and modernize the Army's critical Infrastructure.
Jan 12, 2023
Air Force Unit Replaces Legacy IT with Kessel Run's New Software
Air Force software factory Kessel Run replaced the 609th Air Operations Center's legacy IT battle management system with its new suite of software applications, called KRADOS.
Dec 22, 2022
The 2023 NDAA Emphasizes AI Investment for Cybersecurity, JADC2
The Pentagon's spending priorities include strengthening IT modernization and funding emerging technologies.
Dec 16, 2022
Edge Computing Critical To JADC2 Success
The joint force needs transformational computing technologies to achieve JADC2.
Dec 15, 2022
Air Force Lays Groundwork For Smart Bases with Zero Trust
A new zero trust strategy may alleviate department challenges in creating a connected ecosystem on military bases.
Dec 2, 2022
How DevOps Accelerates, Streamlines IT Services
With legacy systems in place, agencies are starting to use DevOps to ease the shift to new IT systems.
Dec 1, 2022
Nuclear Security Administration Targets Commercial Cloud For Classified Data
NNSA, an agency with one of the most sensitive missions in government, plans to deploy commercial cloud capabilities for classified systems.
Nov 28, 2022
Inside the Pentagon's Roadmap to Zero Trust
First of its kind strategy will guide the agency in achieving a more robust cybersecurity framework that will reduce risk and improve user experience.
Nov 18, 2022
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Pentagon to Bring AI to Combatant Commands Next Year
The Pentagon's Chief Digital and AI Office will focus on enabling AI at the combatant command-level in 2023.
Nov 16, 2022
Navy Pioneers OT Cybersecurity with New Prototype
Emerging threats against defense industrial control systems will have serious consequences if not addressed.
Nov 10, 2022
How AI Can Help DOD Change Patient Outcomes On the Battlefield
AI and edge computing could help service members in combat zones endure through difficult circumstances.
Nov 8, 2022
National Defense Strategy: These are the Pentagon's Tech Priorities
AI, zero trust and software modernization highlight an unclassified version of the Defense Department's defense strategy.
Nov 8, 2022
Ransomware Losses Surpassed $1 Billion in 2021
Ransomware-related filings skyrocketed in the second half of 2021, costing U.S. critical infrastructure more than $1 billion in ransomware payments.
Nov 4, 2022
NRO Announces Plans to Acquire Hyperspectral Data
NRO will release an RFP by January 2023 as part of a wider DOD initiative to increase investment in satellite and satellite-adjacent technologies.
Nov 1, 2022
CISA Warns About Cyberthreats Ahead of Midterm Elections
CISA is confident in the security and resiliency of election infrastructure, but concerns remain due to a complex threat environment.
Oct 26, 2022
Air Force Targets AI Readiness for 2025, AI Competitiveness by 2027
Responsible, resilient and robust AI is an absolute necessity for the Air Force to compete and win on the global stage.
Oct 25, 2022
New Navy Strategy Adds Cyberspace to Warfare Domain
The strategy lists secure, survive and strike as the primary principles for defense in cyberspace.
Oct 18, 2022
Pentagon Zero Trust Challenges Include Scalability, Interoperability
Testing, scaling and interoperability are the remaining impediments as DISA moves closer to completing its Thunderdome zero trust prototype.
Oct 13, 2022
Army Scales Up Its Bring Your Own Device Program to More Soldiers
BYOD program will let soldiers and DOD civilians securely access government systems through their personal devices
Oct 12, 2022
Digital Workforce Remains a 'Tremendous Challenge' for the Army
Army struggles to strengthen its workforce to meet its growing digital engineering needs
Oct 10, 2022
Army Faces Tech Modernization Challenges
Army has become more data-centric but still has a long way to go
Oct 7, 2022
AI and Automation Are Vital to Navy's Cyber Readiness
Zero trust and a strong cybersecurity culture will help the Department of the Navy prepare its data for AI.
Oct 4, 2022
CISA Mandates Federal Agencies Account For Assets On Networks
CISA's new directive aims to improve asset visibility and allow to manage cybersecurity risks federal agencies face.
Sep 30, 2022
Data Management Key to Successful Zero Trust Strategy, CISA Says
Data standards and governance determine federal agencies's readiness for zero trust.
Sep 28, 2022
Talent Management Among Navy's Highest Priorities
The service sees a modern workforce a requirement for delivering modern services and data capabilities.
Sep 23, 2022
Air Force Faces Culture Challenges to IT Modernization
Technology, processes, culture, training and funding hinder Air Force modernization efforts necessary to problem solve and stay ahead.
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