Senate Armed Services Committee

DOD policy nominee wants more ‘resilient’ networks

by • 3 months ago

Colin Kahl faced several questions on DOD cyber policy and network vulnerabilities, pushing for a greater focus on "resiliency" to deter future attacks.

In confirmation hearing, Austin gives away little on how he would handle DOD tech as secretary

by • 5 months ago

The confirmation hearing for Lloyd Austin did not have many specifics on tech, but the retired general pledged to work with Congress to help modernize DOD.

Transportation Command is looking to CMMC to secure its vulnerable contractors

by • 1 year ago

U.S. Transportation Command relies heavily on data and is working to improve the data sharing agreements it has with contractors to better protect its data.

Politics did not influence JEDI decision, Deasy says

by • 2 years ago

DOD designed the JEDI acquisition process so that the contracting officers who made the decision on the contract were kept anonymous and insulated from political influences, according to CIO Dana Deasy.

DOD deputy secretary nominee Norquist loves AI, just like Secretary Esper

by • 2 years ago

Norquist spoke before the Senate Armed Services Committee on his priorities around modernization and AI.

Modernization is Pentagon’s ‘central challenge,’ top military nominees say

by • 2 years ago

“Different people put different things as number one, for me it is AI,” Esper said. “It will likely change the character of warfare.”