Robert Work

Pentagon launches Better Buying Power 3.0


The latest edition of the Defense Department's major acquisition reform effort now includes an emphasis on cybersecurity and technological superiority.

Pentagon’s No. 2 warns top brass of ‘hybrid warfare’ dangers


Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work provides one of the most detailed descriptions to date of the military's high-tech offset strategy.

Defense budget offers few details on innovation


The fiscal year 2016 Defense Department budget proposal is nearly $35 billion above the mandated sequestration level cap. And even at that level, Pentagon officials are warning that readiness and modernization are at risk.

Exclusive: Carter to get Defense secretary, but Work will lead the post-war transformation


The pending nomination of Ashton Carter to be the next Defense secretary is unlikely to have an impact on the Defense Innovation Initiative or the third offset strategy — both of which are being led by Robert Work, the No. 2 official at the Pentagon and an enterprise visionary who's played a key role in the military's postwar transition strategies.