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Personal PEDs Allowed in Select DON Spaces

June 20, 2016

Did you know you can use your personal portable electronic devices in select DON spaces? ...

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DITPR/DADMS Technical Refresh to Deploy May 31

May 23, 2016

The Department of Defense (DoD) Information Technology Portfolio Repository/Department of the Navy (DON) Applications and Database Management System (DITPR/DADMS) Technical Refresh is set to deploy. The DITPR and DADMS communities can begin using the DITPR/DADMS Tech Refreshed system on Tuesday, May 31, 6:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Current work in the legacy system must be completed before 10:00 PM EDT on May 27, 2016, at which time the legacy system will become unavailable.

DON CIO Issues Updated Guidance for Acquiring Commercial Cloud Services in the DON

May 17, 2016

In a May 17, 2016 memo, the DON CIO issued updated guidance for acquiring commercial cloud services in the DON. The updated memo amends May 15, 2015 guidance titled, "Acquisition and Use of Commercial Cloud Computing Services." This memo delegates final approval authority for Navy and Marine Corps commercial cloud services business case analyses (BCAs) to the DON Deputy CIO (Navy) and DON Deputy CIO (Marine Corps). DON CIO retains final approval authority of Secretariat BCAs. The memo also cites specific Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) guidance on acquiring commercial cloud computing services.

13th Annual C4 Awards Dinner Honors Marine Corps Award Winners

May 6, 2016

Congratulations to the following Marine Corps team and individual award winners. They were recognized at the 13th Annual C4 Awards Dinner on April 21, by the Marine Corps Association and Foundation.

Two New GMT Mobile Apps Released

by Naval Education and Training Command Public Affairs - April 21, 2016

PENSACOLA, Fla. (NNS) -- Two new mobile apps designed for Sailors to complete required Navy General Military Training (GMT) on Records Management (RM) and Privacy and Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Awareness became available April 19.

Department of Navy Chief Information Officer

From the CIO
Mr. Rob Foster, DON CIO

Navy Mobile Apps Bring Information and Training to Your Smartphone and Tablet

by Rob Foster - May 9, 2016

There are mobile applications for almost everything, and now there are apps that allow Department of the Navy active duty and civilian personnel in any location to access important information and required training on their personal smartphone or tablet. These apps will work on personal devices outside of the Navy Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) domain.

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Featured Articles: Apr-Jun 2016

April 1, 2016

DON CIO Pays a 'Spectrum in Action' Visit to NAVAIR Pax River

Guenever Aldrich, DON Spectrum Relocation Lead for the DON CIO


Q&A with Erle Marion and Susan Shuryn

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World Radiocommunication Conference 2015

Fumie Nakahara Wingo, DON International Spectrum Policy Lead


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