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Maj. Gen. Robert McMurry Foresees Increase in Air Force’s Space Launch Outsourcing Activity

Maj. Gen. Robert McMurry, vice commander of the U.S. Air Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center, predicts the U.S. military would eventually outsource certain satellite launch and space surveillance work to companies, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. Andy Pasztor writes McMurry told an American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics-sponsored …

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Army to Set Up Cyber Center; Robert Goldsmith Comments

The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center plans to set up a campus to provide cybersecurity support for government agencies, the Army said Thursday. Carlotta Maneice writes the ARMDEC Cyber Campus will be based in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama and is scheduled to be operational in 2017. Robert Goldsmith, …

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Army CIO Robert Ferrell Issues Cloud Tech Migration Guidelines

Lt. Gen. Robert Ferrell, the Army‘s chief information officer, has released guidance describing how the military branch should migrate and use commercial cloud computing platforms. The guide states that Army organizations must utilize the branch’s cloud hosting contract vehicle to acquire services from a Defense Department-certified commercial cloud provider. The …

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Army Continues Mission Command Technical Overhaul to Build Network Capabilities Across Bases

The U.S. Army is continuing its work to overhaul mission command operations through upgrades under the Defense Department‘s Joint Information Environment that could eventually reduce deployments to the field, Federal News Radio reported Friday. Jared Serbu writes that the service’s efforts to establish a distributed mission command aligns with Army Chief of Staff Ray Odierno‘s work to …

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Robert Cardillo: NGA Wants Further Industry Engagement in Agency’s GEOINT Initiatives

Robert Cardillo, director at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, highlighted potential areas for collaboration between the agency and industry during a speech Wednesday at the Intelligence and National Security Alliance leadership dinner. He said at the event that GEOINT organizations should cooperate to democratize geospatial information, deliver more anticipatory intelligence, and …

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Brig. Gen. Robert Skinner: New DISA Unit to Help Coordinate Military Cyber Action

The Defense Information Systems Agency has formed a new unit to coordinate the protection of the Defense Department‘s internal networks across nearly 40 military organizations, Breaking Defense reported Monday. “We can send out an order to these organizations to perform some type of action to operate, secure, and defend the [DoD Information Networks],” DISA …

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