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Pentagon hoping new position will further link three of its tech bureaus

The Defense Department’s chief data officer is transforming the way the agency thinks about and uses data. Now the department is taking steps to bring the CDO closer together with two of its partners, the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center and the Defense Digital Service. Early next year, all three will report to a new Chief Digital and A-I Officer. For a closer look, Federal News Network’s Jory Heckman spoke with the senior adviser to the DOD chief data officer, Jenny Sue Ross.