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Vice Adm. Terry Benedict: Navy, Air Force Eye Common Ballistic Missile Acquisition Strategy

The U.S. Navy wants to collaborate with the U.S. Air Force to find a commonality in the military branches’ plans to modernize their nuclear-armed missile systems, Breaking Defense ...
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John Zangardi: Navy to Change Organizational Strategy for Data Center, Cloud Hosting Programs

John Zangardi The Department of the Navy plans to reassign data center consolidation and cloud migration initiatives to the department’s program executive office for enterprise ...
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Gen. Mark Milley Nominated Army Chief of Staff, John Richardson Picked for Navy CNO Role

Gen. Mark Milley, commander of the U.S. Army Forces Command, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to succeed Gen. Ray Odierno as the military branch’s chief of staff, ...
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Vice. Adm. Jan Tighe: Navy Maps 5-Year Cyber Network Protection Plan

Jan Tighe The U.S. Navy has developed a five-year strategic plan to build up the military service’s cyber protection teams and weaponize its computer networks, Defense News reported ...
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Ray Mabus: Navy Should Embrace Autonomous Tech as ‘New Normal’

Ray Mabus U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has said he believes the Navy’s Lockheed Martin-built F-35s should be the last type of manned aerial platform in the U.S. naval aircraft ...
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Richard Hale: DoD to Implement Derived Credentials for Mobile Security Initiative

Richard Hale Richard Hale, deputy chief information officer at the Defense Department, has said that DoD aims to use derived credentials to secure military personnel’s access ...
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Jong Lee: Army Uses Open System Approach to Build IR Countermeasures

The U.S. Army is working with BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman to develop a laser-based common infrared countermeasures system to guard military aircraft from man-portable missiles, ...
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Navy, Marine Officials: Sequestration Remains Biggest Threat to US Military’s Sea Services

Senior U.S. Navy and Marine Corps officials told a House Armed Services subcommittee hearing Wednesday that sequestration in fiscal 2016 would hamper the military branches’ ability ...
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DARPA, Navy, Air Force Put Anti-Ship Missile Through Flight Test

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has partnered with the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy to demonstrate a Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile system that has been integrated into ...
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Executive Profile: John Higbee, Defense Acquisition University’s Director of Mission Assistance

John Higbee serves as Defense Acquisition University’s director of mission assistance and director of knowledge repository. As director of DAU mission assistance, he leads the establishment ...