Tag: Pentagon

DOD CIO John Sherman Named to 2022 Wash100 for Leading Pentagon’s Cybersecurity, Digital Modernization Strategy ExecutionNews

DOD CIO John Sherman Named to 2022 Wash100 for Leading Pentagon’s Cybersecurity, Digital Modernization Strategy Execution

John Sherman, chief information officer for the Department of Defense (DOD), has been named a 2022 Wash100 Award winner, the
Pentagon Report Assesses Competition in Defense Industrial Base; Kathleen Hicks QuotedIndustry News

Pentagon Report Assesses Competition in Defense Industrial Base; Kathleen Hicks Quoted

The Department of Defense has released a report that provides an overview of the state of competition in the defense
Michael Brown: DOD Should Rebuild Connection With Industry Amid Rising National Security ChallengesIndustry News

Michael Brown: DOD Should Rebuild Connection With Industry Amid Rising National Security Challenges

Michael Brown, director of the Defense Innovation Unit and a 2022 Wash100 Award winner, said the Department of Defense should
Pentagon OKs Software Modernization Strategy; Kathleen Hicks QuotedNews

Pentagon OKs Software Modernization Strategy; Kathleen Hicks Quoted

The Department of Defense has approved a strategy to help facilitate the “delivery of resilient software capability at the speed
John Sherman Named Acting DOD Chief Digital and AI OfficerExecutive Moves

John Sherman Named Acting DOD Chief Digital and AI Officer

John Sherman, chief information officer at the Department of Defense and a 2022 Wash100 Award winner, has been named acting
DIU Reports 31% Increase in Prototype Other Transaction Contract Awards in FY 2021News

DIU Reports 31% Increase in Prototype Other Transaction Contract Awards in FY 2021

The Defense Innovation Unit awarded 72 prototype other transaction contracts to commercial companies and transitioned eight commercial platforms to Department
Defense Trade Groups Warn Over Lack of FY 2022 Spending DealIndustry News

Defense Trade Groups Warn Over Lack of FY 2022 Spending Deal

Some executives from defense trade associations are raising concerns over the potential impact of a full-year continuing resolution and the
William LaPlante Nominated to DOD Acquisition Chief PostExecutive Moves

William LaPlante Nominated to DOD Acquisition Chief Post

President Joe Biden has nominated William LaPlante, president and CEO of Draper Laboratory and a national security leader, to serve
DOD Invites 4 Companies to Bid on Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability ContractNews

DOD Invites 4 Companies to Bid on Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability Contract

The Department of Defense has asked Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), Google, Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) to compete for
Thomas Kurian: Google Eyes Participation in DOD’s Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability ProgramNews

Thomas Kurian: Google Eyes Participation in DOD’s Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability Program

Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian said the company will compete once it receives an invitation to bid on the Department