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Your one source for IT news. This is a collection of articles on information technology, information management and cybersecurity from the DON CIO staff, CHIPS - the Department of the Navy's IT magazine - and industry publications.

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Register Now For the DON IT Conference, West Coast 2019

August 22, 2018

Registration is now open for the DON IT Conference, West Coast 2019, scheduled for Feb. 13-15, 2019, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Ca.

TAGS: CIO Authorities, Cloud, DADMS/DITPR-DON, ELA, Investment Management, Privacy

DON IM/IT Excellence Awards Nominations Due Oct. 26

August 8, 2018

Nominations are now being accepted for the DON Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) Excellence Awards. The awards recognize the superior efforts of IM/IT projects, teams, and individuals in helping to transform DON information technology. Submissions are due by Oct. 26, 2018.

TAGS: Awards, FOIA, Privacy

CHIPS Magazine

Global Leaders Assemble at 23rd International Seapower Symposium

by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kristi Nanco, U.S. Naval War College Public AffairsSeptember 24, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Workforce

SSC Pacific honored for Tech Transfer efforts at FLC Far West Regional Awards

by Patric Petrie, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center PacificSeptember 24, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

COOL App Empowers Sailors to Manage Their Careers

by Glenn Sircy, Center for Information Warfare Training Public AffairsSeptember 21, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Workforce

National POW/MIA Recognition Day

by CHIPS MagazineSeptember 21, 2018

Navy Legend Vice Adm. Stockdale Led POW Resistance

TAGS: KM, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Fresh Anchors: USS Gerald R. Ford Pins 36 New Chiefs

by USS Gerald R. Ford Public AffairsSeptember 19, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, KM

USS Gerald R. Ford to Pin 37 New Chief Petty Officers Today

by Lt. Cmdr. Anthony Falvo, USS Gerald Ford Public Affairs OfficerSeptember 18, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, KM

DEPSECDEF says IT reform saved DoD over $200 million in FY18

by CHIPS MagazineSeptember 17, 2018

Explains National Defense Strategy increases lethality, reforms the way DoD does business

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Efficiencies, Governance, IA, InfoSharing, ITAM, ITEAA, NNE, Spectrum, Standards

Marshall Center's Cyber Team Engages Experts, Senior Leaders to shed Light on the Deep and Dark Web

by Christine June, George C. Marshall European Center for Security StudiesSeptember 17, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

MCTSSA welcomes Vietnam veterans, shares legacy

by Sky M. Laron, Public Affairs Officer, Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support ActivitySeptember 14, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, InfoSharing, KM, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Face of Defense: Navy Computer Technician Trains New Marines, Sailors

by Navy Lt. Cmdr. Sandra Arnold, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary BrigadeSeptember 13, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, KM, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Navy Afloat Network Undergoes First Upgrade on Forward-Deployed Ship

by Rita Boland, Program Executive Office Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence Public AffairsSeptember 13, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Efficiencies, Enterprise Services, Governance, IA, Infrastructure, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

SPAWAR’s Cyber Readiness Team modernizes cyber warfighting capabilities

by Elisha Gamboa, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Public AffairsSeptember 12, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, Infrastructure, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Unmanned aerial systems provide Navy opportunity to enhance fleet readiness

by Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division Public Affairs OfficeSeptember 12, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Patriot’s Day

by CHIPS MagazineSeptember 11, 2018

TAGS: Civil Liberties, InfoSharing

Navy Technology Leaders Convene at ‘Leadership in a Diverse Environment’ Event

by NSWC Dahlgren Division Corporate CommunicationsSeptember 10, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

Top DON Innovators Recognized

by Office of ASN (RDA) Public AffairsSeptember 10, 2018

TAGS: Awards, Cybersecurity, DAR, Data Strategy, InfoSharing

SPAWAR Enterprise Uses 3D Printing Technology to Rapidly Deliver Warfighting Solutions

by Elisha Gamboa, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Public AffairsSeptember 7, 2018

TAGS: Efficiencies, InfoSharing, Infrastructure, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

SSC Atlantic Employee, Veteran Uses Fitness to Raise Awareness on PTSD

by Carmen M. Judge, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic Public AffairsSeptember 7, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Workforce

Unmanned aerial systems provide Navy opportunity to enhance fleet readiness

by Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme DivisionSeptember 7, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Corps looks to increase comms, lethality with next-gen hearing system

by Kaitlin Kelly, MCSC Office of Public Affairs and CommunicationSeptember 6, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Network Support for Army's Security Forces Assistance Brigade

by Bridget Lynch and Greg Hall, PEO C3T Public AffairsSeptember 6, 2018

Robust, reliable and scalable network coverage for deployed forces

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Enterprise Services, IA, Infrastructure, Spectrum, Standards, Telecommunications, Wireless

Freeze Fighter: Warmer Wetsuit Will Increase Navy Dive Time

by Warren Duffie Jr., Office of Naval ResearchSeptember 5, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum

Protecting the Integrity of Internet Routing

by CHIPS MagazineSeptember 5, 2018

NIST seeks comments on draft pub

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Infrastructure, PED, Social Media, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

SPAWAR Employees Honored for Outstanding Achievements in Financial Management

by Elisha Gamboa, Space and Naval Warfare Systems CommandSeptember 5, 2018

TAGS: Audit Readiness, Awards, Governance, InfoSharing

ICYMI: Naval Information Warfighting Development Center’s First Change of Command

by Chief Petty Officer Rafael Martie, Naval Information ForcesSeptember 4, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

McCain’s Life Celebrated at Washington National Cathedral

by Terri Moon Cronk, Defense Media ActivitySeptember 4, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum

NUWC Newport hosts Advanced Naval Technology Exercise

by Naval Undersea Warfare Center Public Affairs OfficeSeptember 4, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Junior Navy Technologists Create Autonomous Swarm Capability for Warfighters

by John Joyce, Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren DivisionAugust 31, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News ServiceAugust 31, 2018

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this past week

TAGS: Civil Liberties, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

Assistant Secretary of the Navy Geurts visits NUWC Division Newport

by Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport Public Affairs OfficeAugust 30, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications

MARCORSYSCOM teams with Marines to build world’s first continuous 3D-printed concrete barracks

by Kaitlin Kelly, Marine Corps Systems CommandAugust 30, 2018

U.S. Marine Corps - leading the way in advanced technologies and robotic construction

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

CNO Selects Fleet Master Chief Smith as 15th MCPON

by Office of the Navy Chief of InformationAugust 29, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum

SSC Atlantic’s CERF Lab Shows Costs Savings One Year After Opening

by Maison Piedfort, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center AtlanticAugust 29, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Efficiencies, IA, Infrastructure, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

Army contest invites winning innovators to bring AI capabilities to Soldiers

by Nancy Jones-Bonbrest, Army Rapid Capabilities OfficeAugust 28, 2018

Improving the speed and accuracy of electronic warfare operations

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Standards, Telecommunications, Wireless

Broadcasting from the beach: NIST Hawaii

by CHIPS MagazineAugust 28, 2018

Coordinated Universal Time signals for the Pacific region

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Top Gun Turns to NPS Executive Education to Prep for Major Expansion

by Matthew Schehl, Naval Postgraduate School Public AffairsAugust 28, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

AFCYBER move streamlines Air Combat Command warfighting efforts

by Tech. Sgt. R.J. Biermann, Air Forces Cyber Public AffairsAugust 27, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Standards, Telecommunications, Wireless

“Comms up! Targets down!”: Communications power AFCENT’s mission

by Staff Sgt. Caitlin Conner, U.S. Air Forces Central Command Public AffairsAugust 24, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Workforce

A Century of Solidarity: Celebrating 100 Years of Women Serving in the Marine Corps

by Sgt. Justin Huffty, 15th Marine Expeditionary UnitAugust 24, 2018

TAGS: Civil Liberties, Spectrum

Transatlantic Brücke: Bright Future Leaders for the Bundeswehr and NATO

by Adm. James G. Foggo III, Commander, Allied Joint Force Command Naples, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Commander, U.S. Naval Forces AfricaAugust 24, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum

U.S. Navy History and Week In Review

by Navy News ServiceAugust 24, 2018

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this past week

TAGS: Civil Liberties, Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Workforce

How an NROTC Scholarship Can Create New Opportunities

by Zoe N. Jackson, Department of DefenseAugust 23, 2018

A path to become a Marine Corps or Navy officer

TAGS: InfoSharing, Workforce

Naval Oceanography Partnering with NUWC in ANTX 18

by George Lammons , Navy Information Forces Public AffairsAugust 23, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

Discover Your Future – NAVSEA is hosting a Career Fair

by CHIPS MagazineAugust 22, 2018

Over 300 immediate jobs to fill!

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Workforce

NIOC Georgia Holds Change of Command

by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Samuel Souvannason, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/ U.S. 10th Fleet Public AffairsAugust 20, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

Senior ONR Official Taps Into NPS Researchers

by Matthew Schehl, Naval Postgraduate SchoolAugust 17, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Workforce

To the Men and Women of NAS Oceana, Happy 75th Birthday!

by Capt. Chad P. Vincelette, Commanding officer, Naval Air Station OceanaAugust 17, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum

U.S. Fleet Forces to Hold U.S. 2nd Fleet Establishment Ceremony

by Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command Public AffairsAugust 17, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News ServiceAugust 17, 2018

News you may have missed in America’s Navy

TAGS: Awards, Efficiencies, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

CIWT's LREC Team Helps CTIs Maintain, Improve Skills

by Petty Officer 2nd Class Taylor Jackson, Center for Information Warfare TrainingAugust 16, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Workforce

Fleet Cyber Command Officer is First JAG to Earn IWO Pin

by Petty Officer 1st Class Samuel Souvannason, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th FleetAugust 16, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Workforce

MCTSSA tests Marine Corps network to make cyber systems stronger

by Sky M. Laron, Public Affairs Officer, MCTSSAAugust 16, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Workforce

St. Louis Native Defends America as Navy Information Warrior

by Center for Information Warfare Training Public AffairsAugust 16, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Workforce

IWRP Consortium Industry Day Educates Commercial Enterprise on OTA Opportunity

by Michaela Judge, SSC Atlantic Public AffairsAugust 15, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

Marine Corps searches for new hard armor plate to lighten the load

by Kaitlin Kelly, MCSC Office of Public Affairs and CommunicationAugust 15, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

Navy, Carnegie Mellon Enter Education Partnership

by Daniel Parry, special to the Office of Naval ResearchAugust 15, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

Air Force awards hypersonic weapon contract

by Secretary of the Air Force Public AffairsAugust 14, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

NRL’s Sun Imaging Telescopes Fly on NASA Parker Solar Probe

by Sarah Maxwell, U.S. Naval Research LaboratoryAugust 10, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

Army's BCT cyber teams to double in size

by David Vergun, Army News ServiceAugust 9, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

Cyber Mission Defense Teams from Air Force and Army operate together

by Staff Sgt. Xavier Lockley, 927th Air Refueling Wing/Public AffairsAugust 9, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

Collaboration forum brings researchers from Navy labs to Carderock

by Kelley Stirling, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division Public AffairsAugust 8, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Efficiencies, Governance, IA, Infrastructure, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications

Leaders offer solutions to cyber personnel challenges

by David Vergun, Army News ServiceAugust 8, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Workforce

Naval Information Forces Hosts US Naval Academy Midshipmen

by Lt. Cmdr. Megan Shutka, Naval Information Forces Public AffairsAugust 8, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Governance, InfoSharing, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Workforce

Winners Announced from the 21st International RoboSub Competition

by Patric Petrie, lead staff writer, SSC PacificAugust 8, 2018

TAGS: Awards, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

CIWT Announces FY19 Chief Selectees

by Glenn Sircy, Center for Information Warfare TrainingAugust 7, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, KM, Workforce

IWTC Virginia Beach Hosts SYSADMIN Job Duty Task Analysis

by Lt. Tiya Deghetto, Information Warfare Training Command Virginia Beach Public AffairsAugust 7, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, InfoSharing, KM, NEN, Telecommunications, Workforce

NASA assigns crews to first test flights, missions on commercial spacecraft

by NASAAugust 6, 2018

With Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps astronauts

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications

Robotics Autonomous

by 3rd Marine Logistics GroupAugust 6, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Naval Oceanography Using RIMPAC ’18 to Take Next Step in ASW

by George Lammons, Naval Information ForcesAugust 3, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Telecommunications

New Supervisors Propel Toward Success at NAVSEA Warfare Centers

by John Joyce, NSWC Dahlgren Division Corporate CommunicationsAugust 3, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Workforce

U.S. Navy History and Week in Review

by Navy News ServiceAugust 3, 2018

News you may have missed in America’s Navy this past week

TAGS: Awards, Civil Liberties, InfoSharing, Spectrum

Anchor Your Maritime Career with Navy COOL

by Glenn Sircy, Center for Information Warfare TrainingAugust 2, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, KM

SPAWAR Aims to Increase Speed to Capability at Trident Warrior 2018

by Elisha Gamboa, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Public AffairsAugust 2, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, NEN, NNE, Performance Measurement, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Defending America Serving as an Information Warrior

by Dawn Scott, Navy Office of Community OutreachAugust 1, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, KM, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Workforce

Fleet Weather Center San Diego Conducts Change of Command

by Lt. Kelsey Rowe, Fleet Weather Center-San DiegoAugust 1, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

SSC Atlantic pilot program promotes increased systems engineering discipline

by Holly Carey, SSC Atlantic Public AffairsAugust 1, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Workforce

US 10th Fleet Breaks Ground to Compete in Cyberspace with New Reserve Unit

by Lt. Robert Mook, Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet Public AffairsAugust 1, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, EA, Enterprise Services, Governance, Infrastructure, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless, Workforce

DISA-provided capability for intelligence analysts

by CHIPS MagazineJuly 31, 2018

Sgt. Maj. of the Army visits DISA

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

NCTAMS LANT Groundbreaking Ceremony

by Robert Fluegel, NAVIFOR Public AffairsJuly 31, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Telecommunications, Workforce

RoboSub 2018 kicks off 21st year of unmanned, underwater robotics competition

by Patric Petrie, SSC Pacific lead staff writerJuly 31, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum, Wireless

NAVOCEANO Forges Ahead, Surpassing Unmanned Systems Milestone

by Rebecca Eckhoff, Naval Oceanographic OfficeJuly 30, 2018

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Spectrum, Telecommunications

CNO Richardson Strengthens Partnerships at Inter-American Naval Conference

by Chief of Naval Operations Public Affairs CommunicationJuly 27, 2018

TAGS: InfoSharing, Spectrum

Traveling Overseas with Mobile Phones, Laptops and other Electronic Devices?

by CHIPS MagazineJuly 27, 2018

What you should know from the National Counterintelligence and Security Center

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, PED, Privacy, Social Media, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Chesapeake Native Defends America Serving as Information Warrior

by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jerry Jimenez, Navy Office of Community OutreachJuly 26, 2018

TAGS: Spectrum, Workforce

FBI Turns 110

by FBI NewsJuly 26, 2018

Fighting corruption, improving government and strengthening the rule of law

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Governance, InfoSharing, Spectrum

BOAT: Entry Point for New Oceanography Officers

by George Lammons, NAVIFOR Public Affairs, Mark Shaffer and Dan Banks, Information Warfare Training Group, Gulfport

TAGS: InfoSharing, KM, Spectrum, Wireless

Developing Navy Data Science Leaders

by Diane Owens, SSC Atlantic Public Affairs

TAGS: Cloud, Cybersecurity, Data Strategy, InfoSharing, NEN, NNE, Spectrum

DON Enterprise Software Agreements

by DoD ESI Navy Software Program Managers

Discounted savings for DoD components, Intelligence Community

TAGS: Cloud, Cybersecurity, EA, Efficiencies, ELA, Enterprise Services, ESI, Governance, IA, IDManagement, Infrastructure, ITAM, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Strategy, Telecommunications, Wireless

Marines test future of wireless communications

by Pfc. Kindo Go and Sgt. Timothy Valero, III MEF Information Group

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless

Navy Utilizes Realistic Cyber Simulations to Mature Cyber Mission Forces Beyond Qualifications

by Petty Officer 1st Class Samuel Souvannason, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. TENTH Fleet

TAGS: Cybersecurity, InfoSharing, KM, Spectrum, Workforce

Promoting a New Era of Electromagnetic Spectrum Repurposing

by Shameeka Hunt, SENSR Lead for the DON Office of the Chief Information Officer

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Efficiencies, Governance, InfoSharing, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications

Q&A with Cmdr. Andrew Boyden

by CHIPS Magazine

Information Warfare Training Command Virginia Beach Commanding Officer

TAGS: Cybersecurity, IA, NEN, NNE, Spectrum, Telecommunications, Wireless