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. 22, 2017
Expert to Lead DoD’s Acquisition, Technology, Logistics Reorganization Effort
Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Ellen M. Lord announced the appointment of Ben FitzGerald as director of the Office of Strategy and Design, according to a Defense Department news release.
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.
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.
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.
July 31, 2017
North Korea’s ICBM Lands in Japan’s Economic Zone, Official Says
The Pentagon director of press operations said the North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile that was launched July 28 from Mupyong-ni traveled about 620 miles before splashing down in the Sea of Japan about 103 miles from the coast of Hokkaido, Japan.