Linda-Schwartz

Air Force Vet Linda Schwartz Confirmed as VA Assistant Secretary for Policy and Planning

The Senate has confirmed Dr. Linda S. Schwartz, a retired Air Force major, as the new assistant secretary for policy and planning at the Department of Veteran Affairs. Schwartz, who ...
Mike Krieger

Michael Krieger: Army Eyes Enterprise Apps for Commercial Cloud Migration

Michael Krieger The U.S. Army is considering plans to migrate sensitive enterprise data to commercial cloud environments as the branch awaits new standards from the National Security ...
Navy Adm. Michael Rogers

Adm. Michael Rogers Wants Trained Forces, Joint Network for Cyber Command

Adm. Michael Rogers Navy Adm. Michael Rogers, head of U.S. Cyber Command, has outlined his priorities for the organization as it seeks to fulfill new requirements, GovInfoSecurity ...
Sonny Hashmi

Sonny Hashmi: GSA Follows Private Sector Trends to Handle Data

Sonny Hashmi Sonny Hashmi, chief information officer of the General Services Administration, has outlined how the agency adopts trends from the private sector to manage the data it ...
ContractSigning

GSA, Air Force to Form Enterprise Sourcing Panel

Tom Sharpe The Air Force has partnered with the General Services Administration to establish a working group that will help the military branch acquire products and services through ...
James-McLaughlin

James McLaughlin: Air Force Eyes ‘Proactive Stance’ in Cybersecurity

Maj. Gen. James McLaughlin Maj. Gen. James McLaughlin, formerly 24th Air Force commander, credited the soldiers under his command for their work to bolster the service’s cyber ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: International Clients Still Look to U.S. Defense Industry

Frank Kendall The U.S. defense industry and Defense Department are shifting their focus toward pursuing business with international customers amid declining budgets and weak domestic ...
MDP

Air Force Seeks Contractors for Sensor Tech Research Program

The Department of the Air Force is seeking vendors to perform research and development on sensing and sensor exploitation technologies up to $22 million in funding. The Air Force Materiel ...
Deborah Lee James

Deborah Lee James: Air Force Eyes $2B in Savings Through Reorganization

Deborah Lee James The Air Force plans to realign staff functions at headquarters across the service in an effort to achieve its goal of reducing costs by at least 20 percent over the ...
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Air Force Wants Open Tech for Ballistic Missile System Modernization

MDA photo The U.S. Air Force is seeking open technologies to replace the service’s ageing intercontinental ballistic missile systems, Defense Systems reported Wednesday. Joey Cheng ...