Army refreshes its data strategy, with an emphasis on trust and security

"If we want to achieve outcomes, and that ultimately is our ability to properly leverage data, we’ve got to fix the data problem, and the first part starts with the actual strategy," the Army's CIO said.

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U.S. Army brings back bug bounty for round two

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

It's the ninth bug bounty challenge held at the DOD overall.

DISA to re-up contract with Booz Allen to support DEOS transition

by Billy Mitchell • 5 days ago

The DOD agency says it will retain an existing contract that provides engineering support during the transition to the Defense Enterprise Office Solutions cloud program.

HP wins $1.4B first piece of Navy hardware NGEN-R contract

by Billy Mitchell • 5 days ago

HPI Federal LLC will receive up to $1.4 billion to provide new hardware under the first piece of NGEN-R.

For Air Force, tech modernization and multi-domain operations are ‘basically the same,’ deputy CIO says

by Billy Mitchell • 6 days ago

In an interview with wth FedScoop, Air Force Deputy CIO Bill Marion details how the service's ongoing IT modernization effort is "directly supporting" and one-in-the-same with multi-domain operations.

Navy begins buildout of new CIO office naming CDO, CTO, deputies

by Billy Mitchell • 7 days ago

New CIO Aaron Weis announced two Navy officials to oversee newly formed core directorates under his purview and will announce two more soon.

GSA to take ‘corrective actions’ on DEOS after protest

by Billy Mitchell • 7 days ago

GSA is said to be reworking parts of the contract and likely open it back up to its original bidders.

Pentagon testing waters for accreditor of contractor cybersecurity assessments

by Billy Mitchell • 1 week ago

DOD issued an RFI asking for feedback from organizations interested in serving as the accreditation body for its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) program.

Army Futures Command wants help growing commercial cloud data environment

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

The command wants commercial help growing its "cloud based information technology infrastructure to host mission systems, applications, services, and data."

Army awards IT-as-a-service prototype contracts

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

AT&T, Verizon and Microsoft scored the trio of EITaaS pilot contracts.

Aaron Weis named new Navy CIO

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

Weis takes over a newly elevated CIO's office, leading a team dedicated to proactively improving cybersecurity and managing other digital priorities.

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