Defense Intelligence Agency

  • DoD IG wants to make sure Pentagon is buying American

    In today’s Federal newscast, the Pentagon’s inspector general is investigating whether DoD is complying with a law meant to protect domestic suppliers.

  • What’s MARS got to do with detecting Defense enemy operations?

    The Defense Intelligence Agency is also trying to get to MARS, which stands for machine-assisted analytic rapid repository system.

  • Warp speed, wormholes, invisibility cloaks: Why DIA’s research isn’t a joke

    The Federation of American Scientists obtained a copy of a list of 18 science fiction inspired research projects that DIA funded under its Advanced Aerospace Threat and Identification Program.

  • Florida Air Force base severely damaged by Hurricane Michael

    In today’s Federal Newscast, base officials are the describing the damage at Tyndall Air Force Base in the Florida panhandle as “catastrophic.”

  • NGA paving the way for women in leadership

    NGA is leading the way in terms of female leadership. Three executives joined Women of Washington to talk about what the agency is doing right.

  • Scott Maucione: Leading in the intelligence community

    What does it take to be a leader in the intelligence community? Federal News Radio’s Scott Maucione spoke with 2017 Intelligence and National Security Alliance Achievement Award Winner Janna Scott-Tarman on Federal Drive with Tom Temin. Scott-Tarman is the Deputy Division Chief for Counterintelligence Analysis at the Defense Intelligence Agency.

  • Continuous evaluation, social media remain sticking points for insider threat policy

    Some agencies are further along in implementing insider threat programs than others, said Patricia Larsen, co-director of the National Insider Threat Task Force. Progress is slower at some civilian agencies, while programs within the intelligence community are more advanced.

  • Inside the Reporter’s Notebook: Category management launches five pilots; more vendor past performance data

    In this edition of Inside the Reporter’s Notebook, Executive Editor Jason Miller shares news and buzz about the IT and acquisition communities.

  • DIA opens new gateway to vendors, hoping for disruptive technologies

    The Defense Intelligence Agency will inaugurate its new Open Innovation Gateway on Wednesday, as part of its strategy to bring new technologies into the intelligence community from non-traditional vendors, and to buy new capabilities within weeks instead of years.

  • Who will Strike First

    Lt. General Ronal Burgess, director of the Defense Intelligence Agency said yesterday Iran could produce enough highly enriched uranium for a single nuclear bomb within a year. But is that their goal? A top Israeli military analyst says the jury is still out on what Iran is going to do with its nuclear program. Some have suggested even Iran doesn’t know. One thing’s for sure. The U.S. And Israel both have warned a military strike on Iran is not out of the question. The question is will it happen before Hezbollah and Hamas strike Israel as some experts warn.