Tag Archives: Defense Information Systems Agency

Greg Garcia: Pentagon CIO, DCMO to Offer Transitional Oversight of Joint IT Services Program

Greg Garcia, executive director of the U.S. Army Information Technology Agency, has said the Defense Department chief information officer and deputy chief management officer will oversee the proposed Joint Information Technology Service Provider-Pentagon program until JITSPP reaches full operating capability. JITSPP was proposed after Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work signed a …

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David Wennergren Suggests Cybersecurity Focus Shift to Measurable Outcomes

David Wennergren, senior vice president of technology at the Professional Services Council, has suggested a change in industry and government attitudes towards the adoption of new technologies and focus on measurable outcomes for cybersecurity strategies. In an FCW opinion piece published Friday, Wennergren wrote agencies can apply continuous monitoring to network defense as opposed …

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Lt. Gen. Ronnie Hawkins: DISA Strategy Aims to Bolster Pentagon’s Network C2, Security Infrastructure

The Defense Information Systems Agency wants to establish a global information technology and communication services infrastructure as part of DISA’s new five-year strategic plan, C4ISR & Networks reported Tuesday. Amber Corrin writes the framework also calls for the agency to minimize redundant technological processes and strengthen cybersecurity of the Department …

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Kevin Cooley: Upcoming Navy Strategy Eyes Cyber as Warfighting Platform

The U.S. Fleet Cyber Command is developing a strategy to integrate cyber tools with the U.S. Navy‘s warfighting domain to potentially operationalize cyberspace as a platform for warfare, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Jason Miller reports that the Navy is finalizing a strategy document that will focus on building network assurance, balancing defense capabilities …

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Terry Halvorsen: DoD Continues Work on JRSS, Cyber, Cloud

Defense Department Acting CIO Terry Halvorsen outlined his information technology priorities for the department during a Feb. 25 hearing with the House Armed Services Committee’s emerging threats and capabilities subcommittee, DoD News reported Thursday. Cheryl Pellerin writes Halvorsen highlighted the implementation of the Joint Regional Security Stacks to boost network security in support of the Joint …

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