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July-September 2017 Issue
There is no question that seapower is a central element of our nation’s physical security and economic well-being. The ...
July-September 2017 Issue
NORFOLK - Norfolk Naval Shipyard's Continuous Performance Improvement and Innovation Executive Steering Committee ...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
On June 1-2, 2017, NIST will host its 2nd NIST Big Data Public Working Group (NBD-PWG) Workshop for NIST Big Data and ...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
The Secretary of Defense is sponsoring the 2017 Maintenance Innovation Challenge (MIC) calling for nominations across the ...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
We are approximately at the halfway point in the Naval Innovation Advisory Council (NIAC) FY17 program, and this is a good ...
Friday, January 27, 2017
The NIAC sustains a vital functional component supporting implementation of the DON innovation Vision. Comprised of a small ...
January-March 2017 Issue
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January-March 2017 Issue
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January-March 2017 Issue
Testing is a major component of the software development lifecycle (SDLC), constituting a prominent cost driver for both ...
January-March 2017 Issue
I want to take this opportunity to encourage attendance at one of the 2017 DON IT conferences. These events, held twice each ...
Friday, December 16, 2016
ALNAV 073/16: Applications for the FY-18 Naval Innovation Advisory ...
October-December 2016 Issue
Registration is now open for the DON IT Conferences, on the West and East Coasts. The DON IT Conference, West Coast has been ...
October-December 2016 Issue
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October-December 2016 Issue
WASHINGTON, January 17, 2017 -- Naval Enterprise Networks (NEN), program managers of the U.S. Department of the Navy’s (DON) ...
October-December 2016 Issue
Across the Department of the Navy (DON) our talented Sailors, Marines and Civilians are continually creating innovative ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released today the ...
July-September 2016 Issue
Who said large organizations move too slowly? In a remarkable 16 months, from its inception in January 2015, Department of ...
Thursday, April 7, 2016
The Department of the Navy (DON) has a diverse and talented workforce, unmatched by any other in the world. To keep that ...
April-June 2016 Issue
The National Contract Management Association (NCMA) awarded a Space and Naval Warfare System Command (SPAWAR) contracting ...
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
The DON IT Conference has been approved and will be held Feb. 17-18, 2016, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, ...
Monday, February 1, 2016
Registration is open for the DON IT Conference, West Coast 2016, until February 5. It has been approved for February 17-18, ...
Friday, January 15, 2016
Cruisers, like destroyers and frigates, are often called the “support vessels” of a battle group, but they are certainly ...
January-March 2016 Issue
The DON IT Conference, East Coast 2016 and the USN-USMC Electromagnetic Spectrum Summit begin on Wednesday, April 20 at the ...
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
October 6, 2015 — Data-driven acquisition and procurement policies are creating savings in production and development ...
October-December 2015 Issue
<em>Federal Chief Information Officers were mandated by the Clinger-Cohen Act of 1996 to address information ...
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
ARLINGTON, Va.—Americans are famously hard chargers who usually don’t get enough shut-eye. That’s particularly true in ...
Monday, June 15, 2015
The DON CIO Town Hall, scheduled to take place at the DON IT Conference June 18, has been rescheduled to begin at 8:45 AM, ...
April-June 2015 Issue
<em>Editor’s Note: This is the fourth installment in a series designed to highlight the products and services of the ...
Monday, February 2, 2015
Final preparations have been made for the DON IT Conference, Feb. 10-12, 2015, at the San Diego Convention Center in San ...
January-March 2015 Issue
The first section of Niall Sinclair’s book <em>Stealth KM: Winning Knowledge Management Strategies for the Public ...
January-March 2015 Issue
Navy Brightwork is a collaborative idea harvesting tool championed by <a ...
January-March 2015 Issue
The Navy is fully onboard with the Defense Department’s effort to consolidate individual service, component, and agency IT ...
January-March 2015 Issue
The Navy fully supports the Intelligence Community’s (IC) effort to enable greater integration, information sharing, and ...
January-March 2015 Issue
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Nominations are being accepted for the DON IM/IT Excellence Awards. Submissions are due Jan. 7, 2015. <p>The DON ...
Monday, December 22, 2014
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) Technical Director Bob Stephenson was recognized by President Barack Obama ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
WASHINGTON, Dec. 9, 2014 – The 2014 Defense Acquisition Workforce Awards were handed out today during a Pentagon ceremony in ...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Every day in the Navy, rounds are fired, fuel is burned, and meals are consumed by our men and women who stand the watch. ...
October-December 2014 Issue
Thanks to NAVSEA at Port Hueneme, all Department of Navy (DON) employees with a navy.mil or usmc.mil email address can now ...
October-December 2014 Issue
<em>Editor’s Note: This is the second installment in a series designed to highlight the products and services of the ...
Friday, September 19, 2014
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Monday, August 25, 2014
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) — Effective immediately, commanding officers and officers-in-charge may approve waivers to the ...
Friday, August 22, 2014
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Thursday, August 21, 2014
SAN DIEGO - The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, on behalf of the Program Executive Office for Command, Control, ...
Friday, August 15, 2014
PANAMA CITY, Fla — Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Panama City mine warfare In-Service Engineering Agent (ISEA) and a ...
Friday, August 15, 2014
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The American Productivity and Quality Center is a research organization specializing in process and performance improvement. ...
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert was the presiding officer as Rear Adm. David Lewis relieved Rear Adm. ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
WASHINGTON - Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) was recently announced as the winner of three fiscal year 2013 Department of ...
July-September 2014 Issue
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July-September 2014 Issue
In today’s rapidly evolving environment, the information technology, management processes, and administrative functions of ...
July-September 2014 Issue
Dr. John A. Zangardi assumed the duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Command, Control, Communications, ...
July-September 2014 Issue
Dr. Sullivan was a senior director at RMS, a global risk modeling firm, where she led the development of multidisciplinary ...
July-September 2014 Issue
In the last several months there have been many changes in the departments of Defense and the Navy in the offices of the ...
July-September 2014 Issue
WASHINGTON – On June 6th, the Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems, <a ...
July-September 2014 Issue
Recently, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus released the <a href=" http://www.navy.mil/secnav/secnav-dtp/index.html ...
July-September 2014 Issue
<em>Editor’s Note: This is the first installment in a series designed to highlight the products and services of the ...
July-September 2014 Issue
Valerie Carpenter serves as the Program Manager for the Navy Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Program, an Acquisition ...
Thursday, June 5, 2014
The Department of the Navy Information Technology Conference has been approved for June 24-25, 2014, and will be held at the ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Reducing Administrative Distractions Round 2 was officially launched May 15. Participation is open to all Sailors, active ...
January-March 2014 Issue
<em>The room was silent as the commander quickly exited. “I am tired of not being able to answer the boss’ questions,” ...
January-March 2014 Issue
Wireless service companies provide their customers with “dashboards” detailing their usage trends to substantiate charges. ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
WASHINGTON – Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus directed the office of the Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy/Deputy Chief ...
Monday, March 11, 2013
ARLINGTON, Va. — The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is co-funding an affordable, hi-tech, solution for managing stress that ...
January-March 2013 Issue
Mr. Terry Halvorsen is the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer (DON CIO). Shortly after being named DON CIO in ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
(NAVY WARFARE DEVELOPMENT COMMAND BLOG 22 OCT 12) As we celebrate the Navy’s 237th birthday this month, we take time to ...
October-December 2012 Issue
In January 2012, the Afghanistan Automated Biometrics Identification System (AABIS) integrated process team accomplished a ...
October-December 2012 Issue
"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” Albert Einstein said these words ...
October-December 2012 Issue
During the past two years, the Department of the Navy laid the groundwork for information technology efficiencies that will ...
October-December 2012 Issue
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Pacific was formally rated at Level 3 of the Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) ...
October-December 2012 Issue
Good people and good ideas have a way of rising to the top; so the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer is ...
July-September 2012 Issue
Previous to his position as Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy and Deputy Chief Management Officer, Mr. Fanning was deputy ...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
The Center for Surface Combat Systems (CSCS) understands the advantages of leveraging current training systems technology ...
October-December 2011 Issue
Since the Chief of Naval operations combined the Office of the Director of Naval Intelligence (N2) and the Office of the ...
October-December 2011 Issue
In its ninth year of execution, Trident Warrior 2011 (TW11) lived up to its reputation for robust experimentation using ...
April-June 2011 Issue
In the January-March 2011 issue of CHIPS, the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer announced the DON CIO's ...
January-March 2011 Issue
As the DON CIO, Mr. Halvorsen heads the Office of the DON CIO and is the DON's senior official and adviser on matters ...
January-March 2011 Issue
On a blustery day on the Norfolk Naval Base, Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group Two (ESG 2), and Commander, 2nd Marine ...
October-December 2010 Issue
<b>The Making of the CIO</b><br> "The Power of Team: The Making of a CIO," a seminal book ...
October-December 2009 Issue
The strike group knowledge manager faces many challenges to ensure seamless information flow between warfare commanders, ...
October-December 2009 Issue
As knowledge management initiatives become more prevalent in the fleet, every carrier strike group (CSG) and amphibious ...
October-December 2009 Issue
The Navy's Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Program reached another successful milestone with the completion of the ...
October-December 2009 Issue
If you have worked in the electronics or information technology fields for any length of time, you have probably blamed ...
July-September 2009 Issue
Reserve and active-duty Sailors from all over the country form a united front in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. This ...
July-September 2009 Issue
Deputy Commander U.S. Joint Forces Command Vice Adm. Robert S. "Bob" Harward and Rear Adm. Dan W. Davenport, ...
July-September 2009 Issue
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) recently announced a new scholarship program that targets local ...
April-June 2009 Issue
Move over Xbox, video computer gaming is coming to the Navy. But unlike popular combative games, such as Halo 3 or Madden ...
October-December 2008 Issue
Eglin Air Force Base in Florida hosted an advanced concept technology demonstration (ACTD) that tested and refined tactics, ...
July-September 2008 Issue
The following are selected paragraphs from the daily SITREPs that were submitted to key senior officers to provide feedback ...
July-September 2008 Issue
<b> Coalition Forces Complete Goalkeeper III Exercise</b> <p><i>By U.S. Naval Forces Central ...
April-June 2008 Issue
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer (DON CIO) has embarked upon a Lean Six Sigma (LSS) project to improve ...
April-June 2008 Issue
It's not every day that the Navy opens a state-of-the-art facility for conducting and coordinating live and virtual training ...
April-June 2008 Issue
In the past year, Seabees continued in their role as the Navy's goodwill ambassadors, completing community relations ...
April-June 2008 Issue
"With compassion for others we build--we fight for peace with freedom." -- Seabees motto For more than 60 years the ...
October-December 2007 Issue
<b>Introduction</b> <p>Several federal directives have placed high priority on performance measurement. ...
July-September 2007 Issue
<i>The CWID Senior Management Group is looking for all multinational information sharing solutions to be built on a ...
July-September 2007 Issue
More than 700 attendees participated in the Department of the Navy Information Management and Information Technology ...
April-June 2007 Issue
The Policy Challenge Getting large organizations in sync when it comes to publishing and implementing policies and ...
April-June 2007 Issue
As military forces around the world transform the way they organize, plan, train and fight, Commander, U.S. Second Fleet has ...
April-June 2007 Issue
<i>The crew of the Aegis destroyer knows there is an enemy submarine nearby because the strike group has been tracking ...
January-March 2007 Issue
U.S. Joint Forces Command Joint Training Directorate and Joint Warfighting Center (J7/JWFC) lead joint warfighter capability ...
January-March 2007 Issue
<i>"Of all the monsters that fill the nightmares of our folklore, none terrify more than werewolves, because they ...
January-March 2007 Issue
The High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) recently assigned a supercomputer to U.S. Joint Forces Command ...
October-December 2006 Issue
Since February 2006, Rear Adm. Bachmann has focused on four key agenda items. CHIPS asked the admiral to assess SPAWAR's ...
October-December 2006 Issue
<i>"It is not, in the end, about business practices, nor is the goal to improve figures on the bottom line. ...
October-December 2006 Issue
It was a brand new ball game for U.S. Second Fleet operations. For the first time three carrier strike groups operated ...
July-September 2006 Issue
Combined Endeavor is the largest security cooperation and communications exercise in the world. The multinational exercise ...
July-September 2006 Issue
Due to a schedule conflict, I missed covering the exciting Trident Warrior 2006 series of experiments conducted June 16 ...
July-September 2006 Issue
The Joint Expeditionary Force Experiment 2006 is the sixth in a series of U.S. Air Force biennial highly focused, ...
April-June 2006 Issue
Human Performance Technologists (HPTs) agree that there are a myriad of solutions that are both scientifically-sound and ...
April-June 2006 Issue
Third Fleet's area of responsibility covers more than 50 million square miles of the Pacific. Its capabilities include ...
January-March 2006 Issue
Trident Warrior 2005 (TW05) provided an exciting opportunity to talk with members of the AUSCANNZUKUS (Australia, Canada, ...
January-March 2006 Issue
Commander, Amphibious Squadron Four is responsible for the tactical employment of the ships from the Iwo Jima Strike Group. ...
October-December 2005 Issue
Recently appointed Deputy Director of Naval Network Warfare Command, Mr. Mark Honecker, Cmdr. Tony Parrillo, director of the ...
October-December 2005 Issue
Encore! Encore! When the CHIPS staff heard Vice Adm. Moran brief the Sea Warrior vision to the spellbound audience at the ...
April-June 2005 Issue
FORCEnet is the core of Sea Power 21 and Naval Transformation, and it is the Navy and Marine Corps vehicle to make the ...
April-June 2005 Issue
U.S. Navy and UK-coalition forces reached a new dimension in virtual wargaming around the globe when they replicated a ...
January-March 2005 Issue
The Anti-Terrorist Force Protection Program allows the military to rehearse defensive tactics from a first-person ...
January-March 2005 Issue
U.S. military services have made significant progress in networking weapons systems and sharing battlefield data during the ...
January-March 2005 Issue
<b>Introduction</b> <p>Effective technology capability has become the key force multiplier in modern ...
July-September 2004 Issue
New Orleans was hot June 20-23, but it just wasn't the temperatures. The 2004 NMCI Industry Symposium, a forum for ...
April-June 2004 Issue
As Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, and commander of U.S. Joint Forces Command, Adm. Edmund P. Giambastiani Jr. ...
April-June 2004 Issue
Assessing the IT Civilian Workforce of Today This article provides key findings, conclusions and recommendations derived ...
April-June 2004 Issue
Previous articles in this series addressed Capability Maturity Model Integration, appraisals and general implementation ...
April-June 2004 Issue
There is certainly no shortage of books, articles and consultants professing how to manage change, how to create and manage ...
April-June 2004 Issue
"So, how's it going?" Whether you hear it in the hallway or in your regularly scheduled project review ...
April-June 2004 Issue
At the invitation of Dr. Elizabeth McDaniel, Dean of Faculty and Academic Programs for the Information Resources Management ...
January-March 2004 Issue
The title of this article is actually the wrong question to be asking. The CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) is ...
January-March 2004 Issue
This year, 2003, America celebrates the beginning of one of our country's greatest projects, the exploration of the ...
October-December 2003 Issue
A Spanish soldier sent U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Timothy Knoblach an Artillery Systems Cooperation Activity (ASCA) message from ...
October-December 2003 Issue
IT project managers could learn a lot from 17th century European merchants — both have experience with uncertain, dangerous ...
October-December 2003 Issue
The previous article in this series provided an overview of the Capability Maturity Model IntegrationSM models (CMMISM). ...
July-September 2003 Issue
Successful Information Technology projects may depend on using a specific technology, but when projects require more than ...
July-September 2003 Issue
This series of articles is intended to provide insight into the development, structure and application of the CMMI.SM The ...
July-September 2003 Issue
The opening of the newest Integrated Battle Force Training Center (IBFTC) at Afloat Training Group, Western Pacific, June ...
July-September 2003 Issue
Writing a paper or need information for college, work or pleasure? Need more material than you can find through Internet ...
April-June 2003 Issue
An E-6B Mercury, modified with a new cockpit and an advanced communications package arrived at Naval Air Station Patuxent ...
April-June 2003 Issue
Most of us at one time or another will be responsible for the successful completion of a project. From a simple LAN ...
January-March 2003 Issue
For many years, the Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) has directly contributed to the success of U.S. Navy fleet ...
January-March 2003 Issue
The USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Battle Group, including the USS Saipan (LHA 2) Amphibious Ready Group, is about to get ...
January-March 2003 Issue
The Atlantic Fleet cruiser, USS Ticonderoga (CG 47), homeported in Pascagoula, Miss., successfully demonstrated the Navy's ...
October-December 2002 Issue
Many of us first learned about transformation and measuring change in our high school biology or physics classes. In the ...
October-December 2002 Issue
Selecting the right tool for a job is important to completing the job both efficiently and effectively. Portfolio management ...
July-September 2002 Issue
<i>"Every Marine is at heart a teacher and mentor, obliged to pass on his knowledge and the benefit of his ...
July-September 2002 Issue
If you haven't visited the Navy E-Learning Web site lately, you're missing out on exciting new opportunities to further your ...
July-September 2002 Issue
<i>In a moment, the serenity of a lazy Friday dissipates and a deadly situation escalates. A routine vehicle check ...
April-June 2002 Issue
<b>Introduction</b> <p>Senior acquisition professionals encounter both challenges and opportunities ...
April-June 2002 Issue
This is the fourth in a series of articles aimed primarily at those who are beginning or thinking about beginning a process ...
April-June 2002 Issue
<i>IT-21 has fundamentally changed today's battle force operations, providing the Fleet with state-of-the-art ...
April-June 2002 Issue
<i>"I wish to have no Connnection with any Ship that does not Sail fast for I intend to go in harm's ...
April-June 2002 Issue
<b>The Navy Keys on Personal Development</b> <p>Task Force for Excellence through Commitment to ...
January-March 2002 Issue
Knowledge Management (KM) addresses the entire life cycle of knowledge: creation, distribution, storage, and reuse. But, ...
January-March 2002 Issue
This is the third in a series of articles aimed primarily at those who are beginning or thinking about beginning a process ...
January-March 2002 Issue
<b>Background</b> <p>One of the underlying tenets in pursuit of information superiority in the Department ...
January-March 2002 Issue
<b>Background</b> <p>For over 110 years, war gaming at the Naval War College (NWC) has provided ...
January-March 2002 Issue
<i>Dr. Carla O'Dell, president of the American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), has sought best practices ...
October-December 2001 Issue
This is the second in a series of articles aimed primarily at those who are beginning or thinking about beginning a process ...
October-December 2001 Issue
Global War Game is the annual Title X War game sponsored by the Naval War College. The Global War Games of 1998, 1999, 2000, ...
October-December 2001 Issue
I feel the need…OK, most people are familiar with the line from the film "Top Gun," but this same movie quote can ...
July-September 2001 Issue
<em>CHIPS</em> recently caught up with Dr. Waina at the Software Technology Conference 2001, where he shared his ...
July-September 2001 Issue
The Chief of Naval Education and Training (CNET) has taken another giant step in support of its mission to "Transfer ...
July-September 2001 Issue
<i>Connecting Technology (CT) Spring 2001, May 15-17, 2001 had the honor and pleasure to have Mr. Joseph Cipriano, ...
January-March 2001 Issue
The staff of the Chief of Naval Operations (OPNAV) will soon have a set of Web-based tools focused on improving work ...
January-March 2001 Issue
<b>CHIPS:</b> <i>Please describe your study. How did you begin exploring the Knowledge Management (KM) ...
January-March 2001 Issue
Welcome to 2001 and the true start of the New Millennium. This is the year a psychopathic computer is supposed to kill off ...
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