All organizations must manage their data in order to accomplish their missions. An enterprise approach to data management can help DoD agencies reduce the complexity of their IT environments and enable real digital transformation, allowing them to protect and extract value from their information.
The Army’s new framework for a rapid process to acquire cyber defensive tools is a good example of how DoD acquisition systems are about providing the warfighters as much capability as possible.
U.S. Transportation Command (TRANSCOM ) has tested a few off-the-shelf transportation management systems, and is in negotiations to buy one to help streamline its legacy systems.
Unlike their civilian agencies, U.S. defense agencies responsibilities include dealing with asymmetric threats — hostile adversaries using commercially available technologies that, in many cases, are far superior to what the government has on hand.
The Navy wants a chief digital officer to better harness its data, but it’s plate is too full to follow through.
With waves of threats of that magnitude, machine learning and artificial intelligence come into play with DISA’s Acropolis.
In its 2019 budget, the Air Force plans to fully stand up its new Chief Data Office, with funds to establish a new shared data environment and a trusted database of authoritative data sources.