May 12, 2016
Carter: Reservists Provide Tremendous Reservoir of Tech Talent
Reserve component members provide a tremendous reservoir of technical expertise for the Defense Department, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said at a news conference in Santa Clara, California.
Carter Seeks to Harness Practices of Innovative Technology Firms
The Defense Department needs to harness the genius of American technology if it is to successfully stand against all enemies, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee in Santa Clara, California.
April 29, 2016
Work: U.S., NATO Must Use 21st-Century Approaches for Deterrence, Dominance
The strategic landscape is at an inflection point that demands the United States and NATO use 21st-century approaches to address threats large and small, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said in a speech in Brussels.
April 27, 2016
U.S. Troops Should Not Be Sent Into Fair Fights, Dunford Says
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff emphasized during testimony on the defense budget request that the DoD must maintain a joint force that can overmatch any potential adversary.
April 24, 2016
DoD Must Change to Confront Changing Face of War, Dunford Says
Cyber, space and ballistic-intercontinental missile capabilities have changed the character of war, and the U.S. military must adapt to confront these challenges, said the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
April 22, 2016
Festival Sparks Interest in Science, Engineering
Students of all ages keen on science, technology, engineering and mathematics enjoyed a bit of futuristic fun at the USA Science and Engineering Festival.
April 18, 2016
DoD CIO Discusses Modernizing Networks, Consolidating Data Centers
DoD’s network modernization and data center consolidation efforts aim to increase cybersecurity and save money across DoD's information technology operations, according to Chief Information Officer Terry Halvorsen.
April 12, 2016
DoD Tech Transformation Holds Surprises for U.S. Adversaries
The Defense Department’s Strategic Capabilities Office is coming out of the shadows, publicly sharing its mission as a technology transformer and some of its successes -- but not the best ones.
April 1, 2016
Carter: DoD-MIT Partnership to Produce Fabrics That See, Hear, Sense
Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced that DoD is partnering with an 89-member consortium to establish a new manufacturing innovation institute focused on revolutionary fibers and textiles.
March 17, 2016
Carter Outlines Security Challenges, Warns Against Sequestration
The U.S. is facing five global strategic challenges, while at home sequestration poses a great risk to the funding of critical investments, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told a Senate panel.
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