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  • How the Army is girding for electronic warfare December 4, 2019
    As the risks of EW attacks multiply, the Army's C5ISR Center is developing new tools for testing and hardening its battlefield systems.
  • Defense company owners could see more scrutiny December 4, 2019
    Some defense contractors may be disguising their owners and it’s costing the Pentagon millions, according to a new Government Accountability Office report.
  • DOD makes plans to support emerging tech on base December 4, 2019
    The Pentagon wants to take advantage of emerging technologies, but lawmakers raised concerns that the military's base and depot infrastructure may be challenged to support that innovation.
  • Amazon files sealed JEDI protest November 25, 2019
    Amazon Web Services' protest of the Defense Department's award of the JEDI cloud infrastructure contract made it to court Friday. While mostly sealed, some early cards in AWS' hand are evident, including claims of undue influence from President Trump.
  • Data trust key to improving future DOD audits, Norquist says November 20, 2019
    David Norquist, the deputy defense secretary and DOD's former comptroller, told Congress DOD needs to use data like the commercial sector.
  • DOD finishes second audit November 19, 2019
    IT remains a focal point as the Pentagon works to improve on last year's results.
  • What CMMC will mean for defense contractors November 18, 2019
    Katie Arrington, DOD's chief information security officer for acquisition and sustainment, said the impending unified cybersecurity certification for contractors could allow for some FedRAMP reciprocity.
  • Navy CIO talks innovation and CMMC's future impact November 18, 2019
    Navy CIO Aaron Weis said DOD's upcoming unified cyber standard will help close the innovation gap by adopting industry standards, but ultimately the onus is on the Defense Department to set the tempo.
  • Amazon cites 'unmistakable bias' in JEDI protest November 18, 2019
    Citing "unmistakable bias," the cloud giant plans to sue the Department of Defense in the Court of Federal Claims to seek reconsideration of the award to Microsoft in the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure contract.
  • Air Force gears up for first 'connect-a-thon' November 13, 2019
    Will Roper, the Air Force's acquisition head, said one of the best ways to prove budget needs to Congress is to show effects in the first event that centers around virtually connecting aircraft platforms.