Nick Nayak

Outgoing DHS Procurement Chief Nick Nayak: Procurement Activities, Workforce Critical to Gov’t

Nick Nayak Nick Nayak, the Department of Homeland Security‘s former chief procurement officer, urges the government to work on training and retaining its procurement workforce ...
John F. Kelly

Gen. John Kelly: US Southern Command Eyes Partnerships in Fight Against Central American Drug Trade

John Kelly Gen. John Kelly, commander of U.S. Southern Command, says partnerships with Central American nations are key to resolving the issues of drug and human trafficking in the ...
DARPA

DARPA Investing in Science, Engineering Projects to Develop New Military Capabilities

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has asked industry to suggest ideas for applying science and engineering in the development of military defense and national security technology, ...
CyberStock

John Brennan: CIA Agents Must Keep Up With Evolving Cyber Threat Landscape

CIA Director John Brennan said Wednesday the agency needs to evolve to be an “indispensable” source of national security intelligence in the digital information age, Defense ...
Michael Vickers

Michael Vickers Says Terror, Cyber Threats are Key U.S. National Security Concerns

Michael Vickers The threat posed by global terrorist groups linked to Al Qaeda remains a top national security focus for the U.S. government, according to Michael Vickers, defense undersecretary ...
Barack Obama

President Obama to Propose $1B for National Security Program Aid in Europe

President Barack Obama is preparing to ask Congress for $1 billion in financial aid to help European allies boost national security initiatives amid an escalating conflict between Ukraine ...
Arati Prabhakar

Arati Prabhakar: DARPA Aims to ‘Change What’s Possible’ With Nat’l Security Tech Investments

Arati Prabhakar Dr. Arati Prabhakar, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, said Tuesday that the agency invests in technology it believes can enhance communications, ...
Christine Fox

Christine Fox: New Innovation Strategies Needed to Bolster National Security

Christine Fox Christine Fox, acting deputy defense secretary, told a group of military officers Monday that the Navy and Marine Corps must adopt innovation strategies in a time of ...
DARPA

Geoff Ling to Head DARPA’s New Biotech Office

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has named Geoff Ling director of the agency’s new biological technologies office, which has been formed to combine national security ...
Leon Panetta

Leon Panetta: Leaders Should Collaborate More in National Security

Leon Panetta Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has said government leaders need to set aside their differences and increase cooperation to protect the U.S. from cyber attacks and ...