Beth McGrath

Deloitte’s Beth McGrath Calls for IT Acquisition Process Reform, Cultural Change at Pentagon

Beth McGrath Beth McGrath, former deputy chief management officer at the Defense Department, has called for a cultural change and reform in the process of acquiring information technology ...
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Pentagon: Climate Change Affects US Military’s Global Security Operations

The Defense Department has published a report that examines climate change’s impact on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief missions, infrastructure and security cooperation ...
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US, UK Sign Military Reserve Exchange Pact

The U.S. Defense Department and its British counterpart have agreed to host and train military reservists from either the U.S. or the U.K. as part of the countries’ security cooperation ...
Jerry McGinn

Profile: Jerry McGinn, DoD Principal Deputy Director for Manufacturing, Industrial Base Policy

Jerry McGinn Jerry McGinn is the principal deputy director for the U.S. Defense Department‘s office of manufacturing and industrial base policy and holds responsibility over the ...
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GAO: DoD’s Satcom Acquisition Strategy Needs Improvement

The Government Accountability Office has urged the Defense Department to develop a new framework to manage its process of buying satellite communication services from industry. DoD’s ...
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GAO: Pentagon Should Use Insider Threat Data in Force Protection Programs

The Government Accountability Office has recommended that the Defense Department adopt strategies to ensure that insider threat prevention measures are implemented at U.S. military ...
Terry Halvorsen

Terry Halvorsen: DoD Seeks to Boost Mobile Data Access at ‘Point of Execution’

Terry Halvorsen Terry Halvorsen, chief information officer of the Defense Department, has said DoD aims to implement a two-tier wireless network service for agency employees and visitors ...
Robert Work

Robert Work: Defense Innovation Org Aims to Help Expand Pentagon, Industry Partnerships

Robert Work The Defense Department has established a Silicon Valey-based organization to help DoD reach out to private sector innovators and access modern technologies, FCW reported ...
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Greg Garcia: DoD Eyes July 20 Launch Date for Consolidated IT Services Unit

Greg Garcia, executive director of the U.S. Army‘s information technology agency, has said the Defense Department is looking to launch an organization for consolidated IT services ...
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Eric Rosenbach Appointed DoD Chief of Staff, Eric Fanning Named Acting Army Undersecretary

Eric Rosenbach Eric Rosenbach, deputy chief of staff of the Defense Department, has been appointed to succeed Eric Fanning as the department’s chief of staff beginning on Monday, ...