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Official Explains DOD Data Strategy

Joint warfighting is at the heart of the Defense Department's Data Strategy, which has three focuses with eight guiding principals containing four essential capabilities, the DOD chief data officer said.


Top Service Academy Leaders Provide Information to House Armed Services Committee

  • Defense.gov
  • March 2, 2021 | 01:59:06

Army Lt. Gen. Darryl A. Williams, U.S. Military Academy superintendent; Navy Vice Adm. Sean Buck, Naval Academy superintendent; and Air Force Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark, Air Force Academy superintendent, speak during a House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense hearing regarding military service academies, March 2, 2021.


Common Threads: Army Uniform Evolution

Army uniforms have changed considerably since 1775, but they share a common thread: keeping soldiers safe, on the move and on mission. Take an interactive look at how warfighters' clothes and gear have evolved to meet the times.

Living in the Deep

America's submarines have come a long way since the first hand-cranked wooden rigs. Today's state-of-the-art vessels are able to support hundreds of sailors working and living together under the sea for months at a time.

DOD in Photos: 2020

This collection showcases the work of military photographers in 2020, when U.S. service members continued to conduct around-the-clock training and operations worldwide to ensure the nation's security, even while responding to the coronavirus pandemic.