Tag Archives: information operations

DoD’s Undersecretary for Policy Gets New Information Responsibility

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The Department of Defense (DoD) has granted the undersecretary of defense for policy a new responsibility over information operations, as required by the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. The undersecretary will concurrently serve as the DoD's principal information operations adviser, an executive who will help the secretary of defense make informed decisions on information operations.

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Lt. Gen. Stephen Fogarty: Army Cyber Command Focuses on Network, Info Warfare Capability Development

Lt. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, head of Army Cyber Command, said ARCYBER prioritizes building and maintaining critical networks and information warfare capabilities to counter agile enemies, DVIDS reported Wednesday. The Department of Defense Information Network is “the most important, the most complex, weapons system DoD employees are operating 24/7,” Fogarty said during his keynote address at the Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association’s 2019 Army Signal Conference in Springfield, Va on Wednesday. 

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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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