Stopgap spending threatens Army’s timely adoption of cloud, modernization
The Army wants to invest more than $700 million in modernization, cloud and data capabilities, but Secretary Ryan McCarthy says the current fiscal environment has hamstrung the service.
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.
Army awards IT-as-a-service prototype contracts
AT&T, Verizon and Microsoft scored the trio of EITaaS pilot contracts.
Networks ‘foundational’ to evolving Army operations, top cyber officials say
As the Army invests more in its networks and depends on them increasingly, defending them has become a bigger focus of its cybersecurity teams.
Military services ‘truly aligned’ on IT delivery, Air Force deputy CIO says
The branches of the military "have a consistent path we’re all going down together" for IT, Air Force Deputy CIO Bill Marion said. He credits Pentagon CIO Dana Deasy for getting them aligned.
Army to kick off IT-as-a-Service procurement with industry day
The service issued a solicitation earlier this month in search of commercial, vendor-owned IT services for its network, end user, and compute and storage needs.