February 20, 2014
Presentations given during the DON IT conference sessions held in San Diego Feb. 10-12, are now available by request. Please submit your request to the "Contact Us" section of the website.
February 19, 2014
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 DON IM/IT Excellence Awards, the John J. Lussier Electromagnetic Spectrum Leadership Award, and the new DON Cyberspace/IT Rising Star and DON Cyberspace/IT Person of the Year Awards. There were also seven information technology leaders from the DON among this year's Federal 100 Award winners.
In addition, the DON CIO website was recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development by the Web Marketing Association.
January 20, 2014
The Department of the Navy Information Technology Efficiencies Dashboard employs usage and spending data from an enterprise level, to provide visibility into spending across the DON. The DON dashboard is similar to those used by wireless service companies that provide usage trends and substantiate charges. The DON dashboard provides visibility into the Department's data center closure via an interactive map, comprehensive data on the DON's mobility spending and spending data on enterprise license agreements.
January 16, 2014
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer has instituted a department-wide policy to comprehensively manage print devices. This policy, signed Jan. 25, 2013, became the cornerstone of the DON Print Management Initiative, which is expected to achieve cost savings of $285M over the Future Years Defense Program.
January 10, 2014
Identify theft is a constant and evolving threat for all citizens and can be of particular concern for deployed military and their families. Identity theft is a serious crime that can disrupt your finances, credit history, and reputation, and take time, money, and patience to resolve.
January 10, 2014
The current budget realities faced by the Department of the Navy have created for us a "new normal." And though we still work diligently to find more ways to save money, we also must adjust to the new normal by asking, "Now what?" How do we get from a mindset of "cutting back to save money" to using the cutting edge of technology to transform our business processes?