Michael-Mullen

Mike Mullen: Shale Boom Presents Opportunity to Cut Oil Dependence

Mike Mullen Mike Mullen, retired chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said the newfound energy abundance in the U.S. should give the country added time to take stock of its energy ...
Elana Broitman

Report: Elana Broitman to Step Down as DoD Industrial Policy Chief

Elana Broitman Elana Broitman is due to step down as the Defense Department‘s top industrial policy chief by the end of August, Defense News reported Friday. Marcus Weisgerber cited ...
Darlene Costello

DoD’s Darlene Costello on Early Adoption of Testing, Evaluation in Acquisition

Darlene Costello Defense Department officials espoused this week the agency’s mission to elevate testing and evaluation as key aspects of the acquisition process, FCW reported Wednesday. Sean ...
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Japan to Export Missile Parts to U.S., Launch Joint Research with Britain

Japan said it has approved immediate plans to provide the United States with components for its Patriot missile interceptor, AFP reported Thursday. The announcement comes three months ...
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Senate Panel Oks Full Funding for Israel Missile Defense Program

The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved $621.6 million in U.S. funding for Israel’s missile defense program,  Yeshiva World News reported Thursday. The cooperation seeks ...
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Israel Puts ‘Boots on the Ground’ in Gaza

The Israel Defense Forces deployed thousands of ground troops into Gaza City late Thursday to hunt for and destroy Hamas-made tunnels that it said the Palestinian militant group uses ...
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Energy Regulator Seeks Revised NERC Security Plan

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has sent back an industry proposal to bolster electric grid security, saying some details needed to be fleshed out for clarity, the Wall ...
CyberStock

Xceedium’s Ken Ammon on Cyber Prevention, Detection Balancing Act

Xceedium Chief Strategy Officer Ken Ammon says forging paths toward both prevention and detection of cyber intrusions can help play a role in federal information technology’s efforts ...
Jack-Lew

Jack Lew: Cyber Intrusions ‘Not Insurmountable’ for Public, Private Sectors

Jack Lew Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has delivered a speech to highlight efforts in the public and private effort sectors to fight cyber incursions. The official sought to illustrate Wednesday how ...
Penny Pritzker

Commerce Chief Penny Pritzker Outlines Open Data Plans for Citizens, Business, Economy

Penny Pritzker Commerce Department Secretary Penny Pritzker delivered a speech at an Esri event on the opportunities open data could present to the economy, how it could help businesses ...