Brett Goldstein will take the reins sometime this week from founding Defense Digital Service director Chris Lynch.
DoD releases a draft solicitation and holds an industry day to talk about its new initiative to move to commercial cloud services.
Deputy Defense secretary Patrick Shanahan alters the membership of DoD’s Cloud Executive Working Group, removing its acquisition chief, adding its CIO.
Experts within the Defense Department are urging their fellow feds to follow the example of the entire government and understand that it’s ok to fail.
The Army says it’s becoming the first of the military services to launch a digital service “outpost” and wants a dedicated team of technology experts from outside the government to tackle its own problems.
In the first “Hack the Pentagon” challenge, the department asked anyone with expertise in IT security to find security flaws on five of its largest public-facing websites, including the Defense.gov homepage.
After slow start, the Defense Digital Service is now working on projects ranging from GPS to travel reimbursements.