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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, ...
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Army’s Katherine Hammack: Governors, Congress Open to BRAC

Katherine Hammack Lawmakers on Capitol Hill and state governors are starting to become more open to the idea of allowing the Defense Department to realign and consolidate military ...
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Frank Konieczny: Air Force Eyes Role-Based Authentication to Protect Data

Frank Konieczny The U.S. Air Force has launched a pilot to explore role-based authentication tools to control employee access to data based on their roles and responsibilities, Federal ...
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John Hyten: Pentagon’s Approach to Satellite Spending Must Change

Lt. Gen. John Hyten, vice commander of the Air Force Space Command, believes the Pentagon must reshape how it manages the budget for satellite programs in order to save money, Defense ...
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Jonathan Woodson: Defense Health Agency Seeks to Standardize Military Healthcare

Jonathan Woodson Jonathan Woodson, assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, has outlined the role of the Defense Health Agency in standardizing healthcare for the military, ...
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Paul Scharre: DoD Should Invest in Manpower-Reducing Tech, Not Cut Drone Numbers

A fellow at the Center for a New American Security has urged the Defense Department to address its current shortfall in drones as terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda are “morphing ...
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Air Force Commissions Mobile Radar Tech Aboard Howard Lorenzen Ship

The Air Force‘s Technical Applications Center has announced that a new U.S. ship-based radar system for monitoring international missile and space launches is now fully operational. AFTAC ...
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Ron Busch: Pentagon, Satellite Industry to Exchange Space Intell Data

Ron Busch A consortium of global satellite operators will collaborate with the U.S. Defense Department in a program that aims to protect space assets through intelligence sharing. The ...
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Pentagon Eyes Plug-and-Play for UAS Ground Control Systems

The Defense Department is exploring plug-and-play technology as it plans to establish a standard for ground control systems of unmanned aircraft systems under NATO Standard Agreement ...
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Chuck Hagel Calls for ‘Stronger’ US-India Defense, Tech Partnerships

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel believes the U.S. and India will be able to expand their defense and technology partnerships by leveraging the potential of both countries, ...