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Robert Work OKs Consolidation of Pentagon IT Services

Defense Department Deputy Secretary Robert Work has approved a memo to consolidate the Pentagon’s redundant information technology infrastructure, Federal News Radio reported Monday. Jason Miller writes Work initiated the overhaul after the DoD deputy chief management officer and chief information officer reviewed IT costs across the agency. The Joint IT …

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Robert Work: Future Conflicts to Be ‘Informationalized,’ Tech-Driven

Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has the future of war will involve a cross-domain and multidimensional “informationalized” effort driven by advanced technologiesin areas such as cyber, electronic warfare and precision-guided weapons. Cheryl Pellerin reported Wednesday for DoD News that Work told a U.S. Army War College audience the military should consider three principles to prepare …

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Robert Work: Congress ‘Reluctant’ to Accept Pentagon’s BRAC Proposal, Modernization Hit Under Sequester

Congress has been reluctant to accept the Defense Department‘s proposal for another Base Realignment and Closure Round the Pentagon believes could help it reallocate funds toward modernization and readiness initiatives, Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work said Tuesday in Washington. Work told an audience of GovCon industry leaders at the Newseum …

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Robert Work, Philip Dunne Eye US-UK Defense Tech Collaboration

U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work and Philip Dunne, British minister for defense equipment, support and technology, met Tuesday at the Pentagon to discuss the countries’ defense programs, DoD News reported Thursday. DoD News reports U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Courtney Hillson, a spokesperson for the defense secretary, said Work and …

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Robert Work: DoD Needs Budget Certainty to Ensure Readiness, Tech Dominance

Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has called for an end to what he says is budget uncertainty across defense programs as the U.S. faces global combat and technological challenges, Reuters reported Wednesday. David Alexander writes that Work told his audience at a Center for Strategic and International Studies conference that the Defense Department …

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