The Pentagon is failing to scale emerging technology, senior leaders say
The DOD has done fine prototyping innovation. Now it needs to scale it, current and former leaders said during the Aspen Security Forum.
National security-focused Anduril raises $200M in venture funding
Silicon Valley tech company Anduril scored big in its latest round of investment.
DIU’s innovation efforts continue to expand, annual report shows
The Defense Innovation Unit added 33 nontraditional defense contractors to a rolling list of 120 that stretches back to mid-2016.
VA’s enterprise management office gets new acting head
The Department of Veterans Affairs has a new acting head of the Office of Enterprise Integration, Karen Brazell. She will oversee modernization and innovation at the VA.
Ex-DIU leader calls for tenfold increase in DOD’s budget for emerging technology
The former head of the DIU wants the DOD to "10-X" that agency's budget, along with programs like the Joint AI Center and other emerging technology offices.
VA brings in FedTech for employee innovation trainings
The group will train Veterans Health Administration employees on "new ways to use innovation and creativity within VA."