Tags Defense Department

DIUx procuring mobile endpoint security software on behalf of Pentagon

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month 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 • 2 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 • 2 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.

USAID shines with an ‘A’ in otherwise stagnant FITARA scorecard

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

It's the first agency to receive an "A" grade on a FITARA scorecard, now in its fourth iteration.

U.S. Coast Guard seeks ideas for its own EHR system

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

The U.S. Coast Guard is looking for a solution to digitize its electronic health records that would be more interoperable with Defense and Veterans Affairs' systems.

Counter-drone tech, multi-factor authentication featured in DIUx’s 13 new agreements

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

The Pentagon innovation lab said it has pulled in more than a dozen new projects totaling around $12.3 million.