U.S. to Sell Military Equipment, Hardware to Afghanistan as Troops Prepare for Departure

As U.S. troops prepare to leave Afghanistan, the military is planning to sell used equipment and hardware to nearby countries while also considering the complicated relations in the ...
Robert Hale

Robert Hale: DoD’s $5B Cyber Funding Request for Operations Plans

Robert Hale Robert Hale, Defense Department comptroller, said the Pentagon’s $5 billion proposed budget for cybersecurity will be routed to the various components of its cyber operations ...
Maria Roat

GSA Tweaks FedRAMP Ahead of June Deadline; Maria Roat Comments

Maria Roat The General Services Administration plans to release an updated list of governmentwide cybersecurity requirements under its Federal Risk Authorization and Management Program, ...

Pentagon Creates Program to Track the Rise of Tech Innovation in China, Other Nations

The U.S. Defense Department has created a program to track emerging technologies in China and other nations around the globe, USA Today said Friday. Ray Locker writes that Chinese ...
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DoD, Italian Military Police Partner on Peacekeeping Training and Education

The Defense Department has inked a five-year memorandum of understanding with its Italian counterpart on joint education and training activities for peacekeeping missions, the agency ...

DoD’s CFC Campaign Raises $21M for Charities

Members of the Defense Department and military services raised $21 million in 2013 thousands of charities that the agency supports, the American Forces Press Service reported Thursday. Terri ...

DoD-GSA Report Recommends Cybersecurity Controls in Contractor Operations

A joint study from the Defense Department and General Services Administration recommends implementing cybersecurity requirements in processes and services of government contractors, ...

Congress Asks DoD to Detail Cyber Budget

Defense Department officials have been asked by members of Congress to provide more details on the military’s budget for its cyber and special operations, the Federal Times reported ...
Eric Shinseki

VA to Provide $600M in Grants for Low-Income Veteran Families; Eric Shinseki Comments

The Veterans Affairs Department has made available $600 million in grants for nonprofit organizations that serve low-income veteran families, according to an American Forces Press ...
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Brett Lambert to Lead NDIA Review of Shrinking DoD Budget, Effects on GovCon

The National Defense Industrial Association will analyze potential areas of focus for the government contracting sector for the Defense Department amid that agency’s shrinking ...

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