Tag Archives: Jonathan Greenert

Sean Filipowski Assigned as Senior Military Adviser for Cyber

Rear Adm. Sean Filipowski, director of the warfare integration directorate within the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, has been assigned as senior military adviser for cyber to the defense undersecretary for policy. Department of the  Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert announced the …

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Adm. Jonathan Greenert: Navy Committed to R&D of Maritime Weaponry

Navy Adm. Jonathan Greenert said Wednesday scientific and technical discoveries can help the military branch to shape its course and empower warriors for the future, DoD News reported. Claudette Roulo writes Greenert, chief of naval operations, told the Naval Future Force Science and Technology Expo the service’s research and development programs …

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Military Leaders, Senators Caution Against Another Budget Sequester

A group of military leaders and Senate Armed Services Committee members have given caution about the potential impact to Defense Department programs if sequestration is renewed, Defense News reported Wednesday. John Bennett writes that the concerns focus on the national defense strategy and the military’s capability to simultaneously execute multiple missions. “Despite …

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Navy Deploys Ship-Based Prototype Laser Weapon in Persian Gulf

A U.S. Navy amphibious transport ship that patrols the Persian Gulf has been carrying a prototype laser weapon that works to counter drones, small vessels and other enemy targets since its August deployment to the region, Bloomberg reported Saturday. Tony Capaccio writes that the Laser Weapon System on USS Ponce was deployed as part of …

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Jonathan Greenert: Communication, Industry Partners, Personnel Involvement Key to Innovation

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert says collaborations with researchers and industry and encouragement of new ideas among personnel are ways to drive technology innovation, DoD News reported Sunday. Lisa Ferdinando of the Army News Service writes that Greenert discussed at the Reagan National Defense Forum how the Defense Department can work to …

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Adm. Jonathan Greenert: New US APAC Rebalance Strategy Due By Year’s End

Adm. Jonathan Greenert, chief of naval operations, has outlined the U.S. government’s strategy to shift its focus to the Asia-Pacific region, DoD News reported Tuesday. Greenert said in a presentation at the Brookings Institution the strategy intends to address threats, power projection, sea control, maritime security and access issues, Jim Garamone writes. He added …

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Adm. Jonathan Greenert: ONR Develops ‘Swarmboats’ for Autonomous Warfighting

The Office of Naval Research has developed technology that works to utilize sensors for unmanned surface vehicles to swarm enemy vessels as they protect or escort U.S. Navy ships. ONR said Sunday that the service tested the Control Architecture for Robotic Agent Command and Sensing system in a demonstration, where 13 autonomous or remotely controlled USVs swarmed and …

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Adm. Jonathan Greenert: U.S. to Increase Naval Presence in Bahrain

Adm. Jonathan Greenert has said the U.S. Navy intends to boost its presence in Bahrain by deploying more equipment, maritime vehicles and personnel there, Stars and Stripes reported Nov. 27. Greenert, U.S. chief of naval operations, told Stars and Stripes Bahrain is intended as a centerpiece for the branch’s footprint in …

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