Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: Nuclear Program Funds Could Face ‘Big Challenge’ in the 2020s

Frank Kendall Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall has said the military’s nuclear modernization efforts could face funding issues in the coming years, Breaking Defense ...
acquisition policy

Darlene Costello Appointed Principal Deputy Asst. Defense Secretary for Acquisition

Darlene Costello, an acquisition official within the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, has been appointed as principal deputy assistant ...
network

DISA to Start Joint Info Environment Shift in San Antonio; Danielle Metz Comments

The Defense Information Systems Agency has kicked off work to transition network users into a set of joint regional security stacks in an effort to centralize the military’s network ...
Capt. Michael Abreu

Capt. Michael Abreu: NGEN to Serve as Model for Other DoD Agencies

Capt. Michael Abreu Capt. Michael Abreu, the program manager overseeing the migration of the U.S. Navy‘s intranet to the Next Generation Enterprise Network, believes that it could ...
drone

Pentagon Issues Brain-Controlled UAV Research Grant

The University of Texas at San Antonio has received a $300,000 grant from the Defense Department to conduct a study on brain-controlled unmanned aerial vehicles. UTSA’s unmanned ...
Katherine Archuleta

OPM to Introduce New Workforce Digital Tools; Katherine Archuleta Comments

Katherine Archuleta The Office of Personnel Management plans to boost development and training services for federal employees by developing new workforce digital tools, FedScoop reported ...
Chuck Hagel

Chuck Hagel: DoD Process Reform Push to Continue Amid Int’l Conflicts

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has indicated that the military will move forward with planned reforms to some of its operations and processes amid recent international ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: Better Buying Power 3.0 to Focus on Innovation

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, expects the third iteration of the government’s Better Buying Power initiative ...
Dyke Weatherington

Dyke Weatherington: DoD Eyes Industry Teamwork to Stay Ahead of Adversaries

Dyke Weatherington The Defense Department plans to partner with industry to build on the U.S. technological advantage and Dyke Weatherington also indicated that low budget projections could ...
DARPA

DARPA Adds Biological, Defense, Info Research in Web Catalog; Chris White Comments

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has expanded its research web portal to include additional peer-reviewed publications, other research materials and open source software ...