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US Navy Establishes Information Dominance Forces

US Navy Establishes Information Dominance Forces

The Navy established the Information Dominance Forces Command (NAVIDFOR) as the U.S. Navy’s newest Type Command, Oct. 1. NAVIDFOR is a global readiness-focused TYCOM, responsible for organizing, manning, training, equipping (MT&E) and identifying requirements for all Navy Information Dominance (ID) […]


Big Mechanism Seeks the “Whys” Hidden in Big Data

Big Mechanism Seeks the “Whys” Hidden in Big Data

As commercial technologies become more advanced and widely available, adversaries are rapidly developing capabilities that put our forces at risk. To counter these threats, the U.S. military is developing systems-of-systems concepts in which networks of manned and unmanned platforms, weapons, […]


ONR to Dial Up Faster Data for the Marines

ONR to Dial Up Faster Data for the Marines

Office of Naval Research (ONR) officials announced a new program Oct. 22 to optimize tactical handheld technology for quick decision-making in the field. The Exchange of Actionable Information at the Tactical Edge (EAITE) program, designed to sift through data from […]


DoD Official Describes Joint Information Environment

DoD Official Describes Joint Information Environment

The Defense Department is working to improve its ability to share information, not just between the services, but also with its industry partners and other government agencies, the Pentagon’s deputy chief information officer for information enterprise said Sept. 28. The […]


Mobile Devices Offer Fast Decisions, Productivity, DoD Says

Mobile Devices Offer Fast Decisions, Productivity, DoD Says

Mobile devices are becoming the way we communicate, and the Defense Department views that change as an opportunity, the department’s deputy chief information officer for command, control, communications and computers and information infrastructure said Sept. 28. Air Force Maj. Gen. […]


Lockheed to Improve DoD’s ISR Information Sharing Capabilities

Lockheed to Improve DoD’s ISR Information Sharing Capabilities

With the help of Lockheed Martin, the U.S. Department of Defense is making major strides in its ongoing initiative to quickly and efficiently share the vast volume of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) data available to users with access to […]


Uncovering the colorless core of the Army’s network

Uncovering the colorless core of the Army’s network

The name may sound like some super hero power taken from the pages of a comic book, but the “colorless core” is carrying the Army’s network into the future, enabling Soldiers to send information across the battlefield securely and efficiently, […]


Army Network-Enabled Operations: Expectations, Performance, and Opportunities for Future Improvements

Army Network-Enabled Operations: Expectations, Performance, and Opportunities for Future Improvements

The ability of U.S. forces to gather, process, and disseminate battlespace information in a networked fashion has given them a tremendous advantage in major combat operations. This battlespace information has allowed U.S. forces to move faster and apply military power […]


Air Force’s cyber leader says communication, information role shifting

Air Force’s cyber leader says communication, information role shifting

The Air Force’s leader in cyberspace operations and support told communications and information career field members here how emerging technology and the information superhighway are changing their roles and providing them with challenges and opportunities. Lt. Gen. William T. Lord, […]


 
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