Software Acquisition

DIB wants Pentagon to hire a ‘digital people officer’ for tech recruitment

by • 4 months ago

The new role would be in charge of recruiting talented people with technical backgrounds to the DOD and making sure they stick around for a while.

DOD has OMB support for special software-only appropriations pilots

by • 10 months ago

With OMB on board, the DOD will issue a legislative proposal later this fall to ask for what Jeff Boleng calls "software money."

Defense Innovation Board introduces software acquisition study

by • 1 year ago

The yearlong effort culminates in 10 primary recommendations for better software acquisition (plus 16 bonus suggestions).

Intelligence agency wants software to thwart AI trojan attacks

by • 2 years ago

In this case a trojan can be something physical — such as a sticky note affixed to a stop sign — that could alter the technology’s perception of what it is seeing.

Defense Innovation Board unveils ‘Ten Commandments of Software’

by • 2 years ago

"These are the types of things that the Department of Defense needs to be thinking about in the context of software," Richard Murray said at the board's latest meeting.

Pentagon hires software acquisition specialist

by • 2 years ago

Jeff Boleng will be part of the executive leadership team of Ellen Lord, undersecretary of Defense for acquisition and sustainment

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