Photos of the amazing, moving, important and amusing things happening in the defense community.
One backlog goes down, another one pops up. That’s how it is in the background security clearance process.
Stacy Bostjanick, the director of the CMMC policy office in the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, said the first set of third-party assessment organizations should be in place by late summer in preparation for the first set of procurements requiring the cyber standards this fall.
The intelligence community and the Defense Logistics Agency have their eyes set on emerging technology this year, but they’re focused first on improving some of the basics.
DoD’s plan to restructure military treatment facilities would affect 50 hospitals and clinics, primarily by restricting their services to active duty service members only.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the DCSA says it’s business model is getting more efficient in its first full year of operation.
U.S. Transportation Command said the restructuring it will achieve under the contract is the only way to create “meaningful accountability” in the military’s system for moving household goods.
With the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification accreditation board set up, the Pentagon expects to release version 1 of the cyber standards on Friday that will kick off the effort in earnest.
As the Trump administration prepares to dramatically ramp up its continuous evaluation capabilities in the coming years, industry is asking for access to some of the data collected from cleared contractors. That information, industry says, will better inform their own insider threat programs.
Defense health IT officials say they’re seeing only about one-third the number of trouble tickets as they encountered during the initial wave of MHS Genesis deployments.
Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-Va.) has asked the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the Office of Personnel Management to accelerate a planned initiative designed to overhaul the security clearance system.
The U.S. now has a Space Force. Assets are already moving over from the Air Force.
The 2020 NDAA bars DoD from converting military medical billets to civilian ones until more analysis is done.
Christine Altendorf, the chief of Engineering and Construction for the Army Corps of Engineers, has won a Presidential Rank Award.