budget analysis review

OMB: FY 2015 Budget Caps Insufficient for Pentagon, DOE, FBI

The Office of Management and Budget has called on Congress to finalize the fiscal year 2015 budget for the FBI and Defense Department in order for those agencies to meet required budget ...
deep_space

Maj. Gen. David Thompson: DoD Space Object Tracking Website Forecasts Movements

Air Force Maj. Gen. David Thompson, plans and policy director at the U.S. Strategic Command, has outlined the new information features of a Defense Department website that are designed ...
map

Craig Brower: NGA Eyes Single GEOINT Platform Through ‘Map of the World’

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency is working with BAE Systems to develop a “map of the world” that contains geographic-based intelligence and integrates many ...
big data

Dawn Cutler Promoted to Navy Info Chief, Rear Admiral Rank

Capt. Dawn Cutler, deputy chief of information of the U.S. Navy, has been formally promoted to the chief of information post and to the rank of rear admiral (lower half), the Defense ...
Gen. John Campbell

Gen. John Campbell Takes ISAF Command Post in Afghanistan; Chuck Hagel Comments

Gen. John Campbell Army Gen. John Campbell has started as commander of the NATO International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan. He succeeds Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford ...
Chuck Hagel

Chuck Hagel: DoD Could Reconsider FY 2015 Budget Proposal Amid Iraq Crisis

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel believes the current crisis in Iraq could push the Defense Department to reconsider its $555 billion fiscal year 2015 budget proposal, Defense ...
David Bennett

DISA to Reexamine Cloud Security Review Criteria; David Bennett Comments

David Bennett The Defense Information Systems Agency is reexamining its established rules for the security review of commercial cloud systems that it vets for the Defense Department, ...
Jeff-Barr

Jeff Barr: AWS Achieves DoD Authorization for Sensitive Workloads

Jeff Barr Amazon Web Services has attained a provisional authorization from the Defense Department to help defense agencies process workloads in an AWS cloud platform. Jeff Barr, AWS ...
research and development RD

DoD Awards $3M Grant for Purdue Research on Next-Gen Computing

The Defense Department has chosen Kaushik Roy of Purdue University as one of the recipients of an endowment worth $3 million to conduct advanced technologies research with possible ...
Pentagon

Rexon Ryu, Former Chuck Hagel Aide, to Join Pentagon as Chief of Staff

Rexon Ryu, a former deputy of the U.S. permanent representative to the United Nations, has been named the new chief of staff at the Defense Department and successor to Mark Lippert, ...