James Winnefeld

US Navy Adm. James Winnefeld: New Defense Innovation Unit to Help Bolster Pentagon, Silicon Valley Ties

James Winnefeld Jr. U.S. Navy Adm. James Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has said the Defense Department‘s plan to stand up an innovation unit is intended ...
Pentagon

Air Force to Demo Lab Research Projects at DoD Event; Tom Masiello Comments

The U.S. Air Force’s research laboratory will demonstrate several of its technology projects at a Defense Department lab day in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. AFRL said Tuesday ...
LaVerne Council

VA CIO Nominee LaVerne Council Says to Focus on Data Interoperability

LaVerne Council LaVerne Council, President Barack Obama’s nominee to the chief information officer post at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has described how she plans to ...
research and development RD

Jas Sanghera: US Naval Research Lab Plans Ceramic Material Transfer for Industry

The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory intends to transition to industry a special ceramic material called spinel which research lead Jas Sanghera says can withstand tough environments. NRL ...
digital government

Mikey Dickerson: Teamwork Key to Gov’t Digital Service Projects

The U.S. Digital Service has been recruiting information technology professionals from the private sector to help federal agencies plan, develop and implement technology-based public ...
Ashton Carter

Ashton Carter: DoD Invests in Newer Platforms for US Military’s Pacific Strategy

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has said the Pentagon’s efforts to build new military platforms will be key as the U.S. pursues a rebalancing strategy in the region, ...
Donna Dodson

NIST Seeks Public Comments on Consumer Data Protection Draft; Donna Dodson Comments

Donna Dodson The National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking public comments on a draft report that contains recommendations on how to protect consumer data. The report ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Highlights BBP Mission, Public Service Track for STEM

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall, defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, said the focus of Better Buying Power 3.0 is for the U.S. to remain a top technology power ...
Arati Prabhakar

Arati Prabhakar: DARPA Looks to Combat Islamic State Group with Internet Tools

Arati Prabhakar Arati Prabhakar, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has outlined how the agency is working to help counter the Islamic State group and other ...
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Profile: Dr. David Honey, ODNI Science and Technology Director

Dr. David Honey serves as director of science and technology at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, where he works to identify strategies for the integration of scientific ...