Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Eyes New Policy for DoD-Industry Dialogue on Independent R&D Projects

Frank Kendall Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall plans to require contractors to hold technical interchange meetings with the Defense Department before and after they conduct ...
cybersecurity

Daniel Goure: Network Security Consolidation, Automation Key to Defend DoD Cyber Systems

Daniel Goure, a vice president at the Lexington Institute, has offered the Defense Department six cybersecurity strategies to help ward off sophisticated threats to the department’s ...
ArmyChopper

Capt. Alexis Carter: Afghan Security Agreement to Cover NATO, US Contractors

NATO and Defense Department contractors and their personnel that are performing contracting work in Afghanistan will need to comply with all the provisions of the Bilateral Security ...
Pentagon

GAO: Pentagon Needs Consistency in Portfolio Reviews for Weapon System Investments

A new Government Accountability Office report has found what auditors call lapses in the way the Defense Department adopts portfolio management techniques to assess its acquisition ...
cybersecurity

Pentagon Releases Interim Rule for Network Attack Reports by Defense Contractors

The Defense Department has introduced a new measure that seeks to guide military contractors on when and how to report incidents of data breaches and other network attacks to the agency, ...
Marianne Bailey

Profile: Marianne Bailey, Principal Director in the Defense Department’s Office of Deputy CIO for Cybersecurity

Marianne Bailey Marianne Bailey serves as principal director at the Defense Department‘s office of the deputy chief information officer for cybersecurity and is responsible for ...
David Shear

David Shear: Military Modernization, Resource Demand Could Create APAC Region Instability

David Shear David Shear, assistant defense secretary for Asian-Pacific security affairs, has detailed the U.S. government’s efforts to ensure maritime security in Asia-Pacific, DoD ...
Capitol_Building

Defense News: Congress Eyes Long-Term Continuing Resolution to Fund Govt

Some U.S. defense officials and analysts have warned that passing a yearlong continuing resolution could have serious implications for both the Pentagon and industry, Defense News reported ...
drone

Reuters: Interagency Tech R&D Project Aims to Curb Unauthorized Drone Operations

Several federal agencies have partnered with state and local law enforcement agencies to build technologies for monitoring unauthorized commercial use of unmanned aerial vehicles, Reuters ...
Robert Work

Robert Work Issues New DoD Cyber Workforce Mgmt Directive

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has implemented new policies for the management of the Defense Department‘s civilian and military cyberspace personnel. In a ...