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DCMO Nominee Peter Levine: Financial, Business Mgmt Reviews on His Agenda

Peter Levine has testified before a Senate committee about his nomination for the deputy chief management officer role at the Defense Department, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. He ...
Ellen Pawlikowski

Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski: US Must Act to Protect Space Assets

Ellen Pawlikowski A draft of the 2016 defense authorization bill would add national space security to the U.S. Defense Department‘s Major Force Programs, Breaking Defense reported ...
Robert Work

Robert Work: Space Infrastructure ‘Central’ to US National Security Efforts

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has called on the government and industry to work together to address challenges facing U.S. space-based operations, DoD News reported ...
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Deltek’s Alex Rossino: DARPA’s Big Data R&D Programs Present Business Opportunity

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has lined up several research and development programs focused on big data analytics as the Defense Department‘s weapons and communications ...
Katrina McFarland

Profile: Katrina McFarland, Defense Department Assistant Secretary for Acquisition

Katrina McFarland Katrina McFarland serves as assistant secretary for acquisition at the Defense Department, where she advises the defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology ...
Eric-Rosenbach

Eric Rosenbach: DoD Forms New Strategy, Mission Force to Defend US Cyber Infrastructure

Eric Rosenbach Eric Rosenbach, assistant defense secretary for homeland defense and global security, has said the Defense Department is finalizing a strategy to help the agency establish ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: BBP Initiative Promotes ‘Incremental’ Defense Acquisition Reform

Frank Kendall Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall has said the Defense Department‘s strategy for Better Buying Power is to reform the department-wide acquisition system through ...
Adm. Jonathan Greenert

Adm. Jonathan Greenert: Navy Continues Efforts to Push Down Carrier Cost

Adm. Jonathan Greenert Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert said the military service strives to continue streamlining the cost of its carrier program, noting that there ...
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Greg Giddens Named VA Executive Director for Acquisition, Logistics and Construction

Greg Giddens, formerly executive director of enterprise project management at the Department of Veterans Affairs’ , has been appointed executive director of VA’s office of ...
David Cotton

David Cotton: Commercial Cloud, Mobile Tech Key to DoD IT Modernization Efforts

David Cotton David Cotton, acting deputy chief information officer for information enterprise at the Defense Department, said that DoD is utilizing commercial information technology ...