Tags Defense Department

Shanahan on DOD’s commercial cloud: It’s ‘not our goal’

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

"Our goal is to get a lot of the data into an environment where we can start making better decisions," said the Pentagon No. 2.

Pentagon cloud steering group gets new leadership ahead of landmark acquisition

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The DOD Cloud Executive Steering Group will be chaired by Deputy Chief Management Officer Jay Gibson going forward.

Top 10 tips for feds migrating to Windows 10

by FedScoop Staff • 6 months ago

Ivanti has released the Top Ten Tips for Windows 10 Migration as public-sector organizations increasingly migrate to the operating system.

DIUx procuring mobile endpoint security software on behalf of Pentagon

by Billy Mitchell • 8 months ago

The Defense Innovation Unit-Experimental listed a solicitation for a commercially available solution that can "actively vet applications to standards on DoD mobile devices, limiting downloads of certain applications, and stopping malicious activities."

Lord nominated to head Pentagon acquisition

by Billy Mitchell • 8 months ago

If confirmed by the Senate, Lord would serve as undersecretary of acquisition, technology and logistics until February 2018, when that role splits to form two new offices.

Pentagon will soon hold contractors to elevated cyber standards

by Billy Mitchell • 8 months ago

An updated regulation requires all vendors who do business with the department to more safely guard "covered defense information" that is transmitted to or stored in their systems or networks for contracted work.