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New CMMC-AB board chair Jeff Dalton wants to make CMMC ‘boring again’
Jeff Dalton, the new chair of the CMMC-AB's board, says it's time for the board to "professionalize."
Anduril nabs $1B contract for anti-drone work with SOCOM
Anduril Industries was awarded a major contract for counter-drone work with Special Operations Command.
DOD experimenting with 5G tech to avoid interference with aviation equipment
While 5G networks are delayed due to fears of interference with aviation equipment, the DOD has been working on solutions.
Navy developing lasers to counter growing number of UAS in Middle East
The Navy's Fifth Fleet is using lasers and drones of its own to deter and stop an increase in adversarial robotic systems.
DOD to hire a ‘next G’ lead to focus on future of networks
It is one of several new roles the Pentagon intends to create as it invests in the development of 6G and 7G technology.
Commerce seeks nominations for Internet of Things advisory board
The new advisory panel will consist of 16 staff and provide evidence to a recently established federal working group.
HHS launches AI website with 2022 priorities
The AI Community of Practice and AI Council will be active this year, and HHS will expand its Trustworthy AI Playbook and develop an AI Use Case Inventory.
New AFVentures director wants to ‘oil the machine’
Maj. Amanda Rebhi is the next director of Air Force innovation contracting vehicle AFVentures.
JAIC creates new position for ‘AI assurance’
Jane Pinelis will be the JAIC's new chief of "AI assurance" on a part-time basis.
How the Army is coding its own solution for the Tour of Duty jobs website
The Army Software Factory is behind the push to expand access to a virtual job board for reservists looking for active duty jobs.