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Waiver approval for IT purchases moves to Army CIO/G-6

Waiver approval for IT purchases moves to Army CIO/G-6

As of July 1, the Army Chief Information Officer/G-6 became responsible for providing waivers for customers seeking to procure commercial-off-the-shelf information technology from alternative sources. Previously, waivers were granted by the Army’s designated primary source for commercial information technology, known […]


Cyber-Secu​rity Market – Global Forecast & Trends (2012 – 2017)

Cyber-Secu​rity Market – Global Forecast & Trends (2012 – 2017)

Cyber Security is projected to be among the fastest growing segments of the Information Technology (IT) sector in the next 3 to 5 years, with significant potential investments from companies to secure their computing environment. Cyber security providers offer systematic […]


Agencies work to prevent, counter cyber crime

Agencies work to prevent, counter cyber crime

BAMBERG, Germany: News agencies across the United States have been highlighting an alarming, invisible and rising threat, affecting citizens and therefore service members, worldwide. Though technology has enhanced the capabilities of government agencies, financial institutions and individuals in a number […]


Pentagon to Speed up IT Procurement

Pentagon to Speed up IT Procurement

OMAHA, Neb: Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III announced plans today to significantly speed procurement of information systems in the department. Lynn announced formation of a task force that will concentrate on speeding up the IT acquisition process during […]


German Leaders Have Second Thoughts About Major Military IT Project

German Leaders Have Second Thoughts About Major Military IT Project

Media reports indicate Berlin is considering pulling the plug on its ‘Herkules’ military communications project as it threatens to turn into a billion-euro fiasco. According to the Handelsblatt daily newspaper, a confidential report drawn up by government auditors suggests that […]


Army users prepare for update to Vista software

Army users prepare for update to Vista software

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii — In an effort to improve network security, the Department of Defense has mandated the migration of all Windows-based computers to Microsoft’s Vista operating system. The security of the Pacific Network is paramount when it comes to […]


 
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