Feb. 21, 2018
DoD Highlights Achievements, Celebrates Engineers Week
During the 13th Annual Engineers Week event at the Pentagon, officials highlighted cutting-edge developments in areas ranging from medicine and technology to infrastructure.
Jan. 29, 2018
DoD Studying Implications of Wearable Devices Giving Too Much Info
Defense Department officials are studying security issues raised by physical conditioning trackers that also can be used to track service members’ whereabouts.
Jan. 18, 2018
USS Anchorage Participates in NASA’s Orion Mission Test
SAN DIEGO —
The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage departed from Naval Base San Diego to conduct an underway recovery test in conjunction with NASA off the Southern California coast.
Jan. 17, 2018
Defense Innovation Board Approves Recommendations at Quarterly Meeting
The Defense Innovation Board – a federal advisory committee encompassing experts in academia, technology and business – approved two recommendations aimed at improving innovation in the Defense Department.
Jan. 12, 2018
Pence Highlights Service Members’ Excellence, Expertise, Dedication
America depends upon its military members’ excellence, expertise and dedication more than ever and Congress should support them by passing the fiscal 2018 budget, Vice President Mike Pence told airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.
Dec. 21, 2017
Defense Department to Move to Cloud Computing
Defense Department senior leaders have directed DoD to adopt cloud computing to support the warfighter, a direction that will become a pillar of the department’s strength and security.
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.