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  • Infotech

    June 2021

    Army Fleshing Out Joint All-Domain Command, Control

    Facing complex battlefields in the future, the Army is hard at work developing a network of interconnected platforms that can rapidly send information to commanders and troops and link sensors and shooters.
  • Cybersecurity

    June 2021

    VIEWPOINT: The Pitfalls of Factoring in Security and CMMC Costs

    By Michael Tomaselli and Charles Battad
    The need to elevate security as a primary metric in Defense Department acquisitions — along with cost, schedule and performance — will invariably require that the government’s perspectives on procurement costs be recalibrated.
  • Infotech

    June 2021

    VIEWPOINT: Security for Telework, BYOD and Beyond

    By Bob Stevens
    The Defense Department experienced unprecedented changes to its work environment this past year.
  • Cybersecurity

    June 2021

    Addressing Solicitation, Contract Performance After CMMC

    By Susan Warshaw Ebner and Rolando R. Sanchez
    Many of the questions surrounding the Defense Department’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program have centered around how it will be rolled out and how contractors will be certified.
  • Cybersecurity

    May 2021

    Algorithmic Warfare: Industry Hopes CMMC Review Leads to Tweaks

    One of the Pentagon’s most high-profile programs is its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification effort. CMMC will eventually require all 300,000-plus companies working in the defense industrial base to meet certain levels of cybersecurity to protect against threats from adversaries and continue working with the Defense Department.
  • Manufacturing

    May 2021

    Semiconductor Shortage Shines Light On Weak Supply Chain

    Semiconductors are the foundation of the advanced technologies that regular citizens and military officials rely on — from cell phones and laptops to fighter jets. But the global shortage amidst soaring demand during the pandemic for electronic devices is illuminating supply chain issues and vulnerabilities for the United States.
  • Space

    May 2021

    JUST IN: Space Force Wants More Cyber Teams

    By Meredith Roaten
    The Space Force is in talks with Cyber Command and the Air Force to bring more specialized cyber personnel into the fold, said the deputy commander of Space Operations Command May 3.
  • Cybersecurity

    April 2021

    DoD Tackles Vehicle Cybersecurity at ‘Mad Hacks’

    The U.S. military relies on its fleet of vehicles to transport troops and gear across battlefields, but their importance could make them prime targets for cyberattacks in a future conflict.
  • Cybersecurity

    April 2021

    SCADA Missing from Cyber Certification Regime

    By Joshua Walker
    “The United States cannot afford to be islands of light with regard to SCADA control systems.
  • Cybersecurity

    April 2021

    CMMC: Some Frequently Asked Questions

    By Wesley Hallman , Nick Jones and Corbin Evans
    The National Defense Industrial Association has held a series of webinars for its members focusing on the latest news coming out of the Defense Department on the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification.
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