Nov. 15, 2017
Cybercom Challenges Industry: Be Agile, Precise
FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. —
At U.S. Cyber Command’s first-ever industry day, Cybercom leaders briefed nearly 400 members of private industry about the command’s acquisition priorities at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s Arthur Lundahl Conference Center at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Nov. 9, 2017
Speed Drives Air Force, DoD Innovation, Improvements
Speed is the crux of innovation and improvements the Defense Department will make to ensure the force is ready for any contingency, Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen W. Wilson said at the Defense One Summit.
Oct. 27, 2017
Project Maven Industry Day Pursues Artificial Intelligence for DoD Challenges
Project Maven, which aims to turn the enormous volume of data available to the Defense Department into actionable intelligence and insights, recently hosted an industry day with more than 100 companies attending.
Oct. 25, 2017
Defense Innovation Board Chair: Recommendations Making an Impact
Defense Innovation Board members discussed four potential new recommendations for the Defense Department and the DIB chairman said the members are starting to feel the board is having an impact on the department.
Oct. 16, 2017
Face of Defense: Soldier's Short Career is Long on Experiences
FORT BELVOIR, Va. —
Army Lt. Col. Beire Castro, a former armor officer and the product manager for Force Protection Systems within the Program Executive Office for Intelligence, Electronic Warfare and Sensors, has gained invaluable experience during his nine years in the acquisitions program management career field.
Sept. 15, 2017
Navy to Christen Amphibious Assault Ship Tripoli
The Navy will christen its newest America-class amphibious assault ship, the future USS Tripoli, during a ceremony in Pascagoula, Mississippi.
Aug. 29, 2017
Trident Warrior 2017 Paves the Way for Future At-Sea Experimentation
SAN DIEGO —
In its 15th year of execution, the Trident Warrior exercise explored innovative solutions through fleet experimentation during various evolutions off the coast of Southern California from June to August 2017.
Aug. 23, 2017
Army Seeks Gamers’ Input to Help Shape Future Force
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. —
The Army is seeking soldiers to provide feedback about weapons, vehicles, tactics and team organization through online gameplay in order to contribute to the development of the future force.
Aug. 10, 2017
'Brain-Like' Supercomputers Could Enable Better Defense Decision-Making
A new Defense Department-funded IBM computer chip could be a huge boost for artificial intelligence-based defense systems and the human data analysts who use them.
Aug. 3, 2017
Network Integration Exercise Prepares Soldiers for Future Combat
FORT BLISS, Texas —
Along with testing new equipment, Network Integration Evaluation 17.2 creates an opportunity for the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), and other participating units to increase their readiness through realistic and demanding scenarios against peer or near-peer threats.