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DISA’s Llewellyn Means: DoD Plans Digital Modernization Program Support Contract in 2021

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Llewellyn “Don” Means, executive for the Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) Defense Enclave Services (DES), has said the Department of Defense (DoD) looks to issue a contract for network modernization support in December 2021. DISA intended to issue a request for proposals to identify potential sources that can provide program support and technology insertion services to DES.

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Report: Mark Esper Open to Cutting Legacy Programs to Find Savings Under Defense-Wide Review

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Defense Secretary and a 2019 Wash100 Award winner Mark Esper said a department-wide review of defense programs to generate savings will involve “divesting of legacy capabilities that simply aren’t suited” for future combat operations, Defense News reported Wednesday.

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DoD Nominee Mark Esper Cites AI as Top Modernization Priority

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Mark Esper, the White House’s nominee for secretary of the Department of Defense and 2019 Wash100 Award recipient, said artificial intelligence would be his top priority in technology modernization if he gets confirmed, FedScoop reported Tuesday. “Different people put different things as number one, for me it is AI,” Esper told lawmakers during his confirmation hearing Tuesday.

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