john sherman

DISA issues zero-trust reference architecture for Defense Department

by • 4 weeks ago

DISA's 163-page reference architecture sets out the strategic purpose, principles, associated standards and other technical details for the DOD's large-scale adoption of zero trust.

Telework is here to stay in the Navy, at least for now

by • 1 month ago

The Navy will cap in-office work at 50 percent, even for vaccinated sailors and civilians.

The JEDI saga continues: Court denies motion to dismiss AWS protest of political interference

by • 2 months ago

The JEDI protest has been pretty dormant for most of 2021, at least from the public's perspective. And this motion shows the lawsuit, which began in late 2019, isn't over yet. But it could be over soon.

DOD to allow personal phones to access ‘DOD365’ platform

by • 2 months ago

Acting DOD Chief Information Office John Sherman gave an update on the DOD's new collaboration platform, DOD365.

DOD zero-trust strategy coming this year, CIO says

by • 2 months ago

John Sherman, acting CIO, said he is working on a strategy for the DOD's move to zero trust, a security model with access checks at every step of the network.

DOD grapples with the future of its cyber workforce

by • 2 months ago

"I think the divide between the need is growing compared to what we’re able to fulfill. I’m not sure we’re closing the gap, and time is ticking for us to do so," Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall, CIO of the Joint Staff, said during a hearing.