DTG 221313Z OCT 14 - November 7, 2014
This Naval message states that in addition to the basic records management (RM) training requirement, all DON personnel must be reminded, every year, of their RM responsibilities and that this refresher training is mandatory.
View the DON Records Management Training Guide.
DON CIO Memo - April 10, 2014
This memo provides details on a prototype design underway on a Department of the Navy enterprise-wide task management (TM) and records management (RM) system: the DON Tasking, Records, and Consolidated Knowledge Enterprise Repository (TRACKER). DON TRACKER will provide one auditable and compliant RM and TM system for all DON shore-based commands and organizations.
DON CIO Memo - March 7, 2014
The purpose of this memo is to update and reissue the Knowledge Management (KM) strategy for the Department of the Navy. This strategy identifies goals and objectives for continued KM implementation in the DON.
SECNAV M-5210.1, Rev. 1, incorporated May 2012 - May 30, 2012
The Department of the Navy Records Management Program establishes policies and procedures for life-cycle management (creation, maintenance, use and disposition) of DON records. This manual provides guidelines and procedures for the proper administration of a records management program. It also contains all DON records disposition schedules approved by the National Archives and Records Administration.
SECNAVINST 5720.48 - September 30, 2010
This SECNAV instruction provides policy to only disseminate information to the public, to every extent possible, that is accurate, objective and has utility and integrity; and allows affected persons to seek and obtain, if appropriate, timely correction of publically disseminated information that does not comply with these quality standards.
View the reporting template for the Information Qual
DON CIO Memo - March 22, 2010
This memo is an update to the initial DON DODAF 2.0 Guidance, which was released March 2009. It provides implementation guidance on the DON requirements for compliance with DoDAF v2.0 and its underlying data model.
Enclosure 1 to the memo has been updated as of June 1, 2010.
DTG 282218Z JUL 09 - July 28, 2009
This Naval message requires that all Department of Defense personnel who use terrorism-related information and are engaged in law enforcement, counterterrorism, anti-terrorism, force protection, counter intelligence, homeland defense, or counter weapons of mass destruction are to complete the Federal Information Sharing Environment (ISE) Core Awareness training course by Aug. 31, 2009.
This unclassified course ...
DON CIO Memo - June 12, 2009
This memo requests that Command Information Officers assist their Command Record Officers in implementing record disposition schedules for their electronic information systems.
September 7, 2007
This Office of Management and Budget document provides guidelines for ensuring and maximizing the quality, objectivity, utility and integrity of information disseminated by federal agencies.
DON CIO Memo - June 15, 2007
This memo provides the Department of the Navy policy for electronic records management and, in particular, for record and non-record electronic mail.
SECNAV M-5213.1 - December 31, 2005
This manual implements policy set forth in SECNAVINST 5210.16: Department of the Navy Forms Management and Information Requirements (Reports) Management Programs. The manual specifies procedures for forms management within the DON.
SECNAV M-5214.1 - December 31, 2005
This manual implements the policy set forth in SECNAVINST 5210.16: DON Forms Management and Information Requirements (Reports) Management Programs, regarding information collection.
SECNAVINST 5210.8D - December 31, 2005
This instruction revises policy and assigns responsibilities for the lifecycle management (creation, maintenance, use and disposition) of information as records in all media, including electronic.
SECNAVINST 5070.2D - December 19, 2005
This instruction issues Department of Navy policy for U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps libraries and information centers. It ensures coordination and resolution of issues and challenges concerning DON libraries and information centers.
DON CIO Memo - October 20, 2005
This memo communicates the Department of the Navy's knowledge management strategy and identifies overarching focus areas of successful KM implementation.
ASD NII Memo - May 22, 2005
The memo re-emphasizes DoD email records and email retention policies regarding records created or received on electronic mail systems.
OMB Bulletin - December 16, 2004
This OMB bulletin establishes government-wide guidance aimed at enhancing the practice of peer review of government science documents.
DEPSECDEF Memo - February 10, 2003
This memo delineates the Department of Defense's compliance with the Office of Management and Budget's guidelines to maintain a basic standard of quality for DoD's public information.
DON Guidance - October 1, 2001
The Department of Navy Chief Information Officer has developed information technology capital planning and portfolio management processes to assist DON organizations with their responsibilities and initiatives related to selecting, managing and evaluating IT investments to ensure they are compliant with the Government Performance and Results Act and the Clinger-Cohen Act. The Guide for Developing and Using IT Performance ...
Public Law - December 21, 2000
This public law supports information quality guidelines.
June 23, 2015
Presentations given during the DON IT conference sessions held in Baltimore June 17-18, are now available by request. Please submit your request by using the "Contact Us" link located in the DON CIO Information section.
June 15, 2015
The DON IT Conference, East Coast 2015 schedule is now available. The conference will be held June 17-18, 2015, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md.
UPDATE (6/15/15): The DON CIO Town Hall, scheduled to take place June 18, has been rescheduled to begin at 8:45 AM, and end at 10:00 AM. The DUSN (M) town hall has been cancelled and several other sessions on the same day have been slightly adjusted as ...
May 4, 2015
The DON IT Conference, East Coast 2015 has been rescheduled for June 17-18 at the Baltimore Convention Center, in Baltimore, MD. The schedule is being reworked and is forthcoming.
February 20, 2015
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 DON IT Awards. ...
August 11, 2014
The Department of the Navy's membership with the American Productivity and Quality Center (APQC) includes access to an online research library, the Knowledge Base, which provides valuable information and assistance in four functional areas: Knowledge Management, Financial Management, Human Capital Management, and Supply Chain Management. ...
by Barbara Hoffman - June 9, 2014
It has been a privilege to serve in leadership positions for the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer, including as Director of both the E-business and Investment Management teams, Principal Deputy for two very talented DON CIOs, and now as the DON CIO (Acting). Our business IT environment has evolved dramatically over this timeframe, in technology advances as well as in operational and fiscal challenges.
April 10, 2014
As detailed in a DON CIO memo released April 10, prototype design is underway on a DON enterprise-wide task management (TM) and records management (RM) system: the DON Tasking, Records, and Consolidated Knowledge Enterprise Repository (TRACKER). DON TRACKER will provide one auditable and compliant RM and TM system for all DON shore-based commands and organizations.
January 14, 2013
DON personnel are required to take mandatory records management refresher training each year. Training for FY13 must be completed by DON military, government civilians, and contractors by Jan. 30, 2013. ...
June 25, 2012
In 2006, the Chief of Naval Personnel requested that the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition appoint the Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems as the lead for affordable business information technology delivery and incremental capabilities. The resulting Sea Warrior Program began operating in September 2007 with the mission of coordinating manpower, personnel, ...
June 12, 2012
The Sea Warrior Program is the primary information technology acquisition agent for non-tactical business operations addressing manpower, personnel, training and education capability gaps, legacy systems and distance support to the fleet. The program's role is to modernize Navy human resources management systems and afloat business IT used by sailors, the fleet, and the Navy enterprise. Sea Warrior manages a complex ...
by Robert J. Carey - November 17, 2009
Our vision for KM/IM is to, "create, capture, share and reuse knowledge to enable effective and agile decision-making, increase the efficiency of task accomplishment, and improve mission effectiveness."
August 3, 2009
The Department of Defense has recently published the DoD Information Systems Certification and Accreditation (C&A) Reciprocity Memo signed by the DoD Principal Accrediting Authorities - senior officials who represent the interests of the Global Information Grid Mission Areas for C&A.
June 22, 2009
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer recently released a memorandum regarding records management requirements as they pertain to electronic information systems. Many such systems retain information. Systems for which that information meets the definition of a Federal record must comply with certain records management policy. This includes the requirement to obtain National Archives and Record Adminis
March 20, 2007
Four web-based records management training courses have been developed and are available on Navy Knowledge Online (NKO).
January 31, 2007
Bodoh and Batson recieved the award for transforming the way Navy Reservists reschedule and request additional drill periods.
Through a streamlined process and supporting web application, the availability and flexibility of reservists to provide operational support is greatly enhanced. In FY 2006, this equated to more than 9,000 man-hours saved.
January 31, 2007
NSW KM Working Group received the award for Superior leadership in implementing KM transformation.
The NSW KM Working Group created a collaborative environment to promote knowledge sharing, significantly improving organizational efficiency and effectiveness and accelerating the NSW migration and web-enablement.
January 31, 2007
The FORCEnet Innovation and Research Enterprise (FIRE) Team received the award for advancing the Navy's management of knowledge and effectiveness of decision making.
The FORCEnet Innovation and Research Enterprise (FIRE) team of the Information Sciences Department, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif., developed an advanced capability to manage the execution and analyses of complex experimentation in the Navy ...
by PEO(U&W) Public Affairs - July 20, 2015
Capability will enhance carrier strike group's battlespace awareness
by DARPA News - July 20, 2015
Join forward-thinking scientists, engineers and other innovators
by SECNAV Innovation News - July 17, 2015
Your participation needed!
by Naval History and Heritage Command - July 17, 2015
Blog on the History and Heritage of Today’s U.S. Navy
by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Trevor Welsh, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs - July 17, 2015
by Naval History and Heritage Command - July 17, 2015
by DON Innovation - July 13, 2015
GENERAL QUARTERS, GENERAL QUARTERS. Reload your Idea Guns and fire the Final Protective Line!
The Artificial Intelligence & Robotics Campaign in The Hatch is only open until 15 July.
by Naval History and Heritage Command, Communication and Outreach Division - July 10, 2015
by Naval History and Heritage Command, Communication and Outreach Division - July 9, 2015
On this day in Navy history, WWII hero remembered
by Michael Casey, U.S. Army - July 8, 2015
EPUBs, select doctrinal manuals will be available for mobile devices
by DON Innovation News - July 7, 2015
The Hatch has advanced with new features and increased mobility!
by Joshua L. Wick, Naval History and Heritage Command, Communication and Outreach Division - July 2, 2015
Three Great Names That Go Great With Navy Ships
by Sharon Anderson - July-September 2015
NWDC rolls out dramatically improved document review capability
by Naval History and Heritage Command, Communication and Outreach Division - July 1, 2015
by Office of Strategy and Innovation - June 25, 2015
Measure What Matters
by Katherine Mapp, NSWC PCD Public Affairs - June 25, 2015
by Office of Strategy and Innovation - June 24, 2015
Diversity of Thought
by Office of Strategy and Innovation - June 23, 2015
by Office of Strategy and Innovation - June 19, 2015
Emphasize Information Sharing
by Navy News Service - June 19, 2015
10 events you may have missed this past week in the Navy
by Office of Strategy and Innovation - June 18, 2015
Cultivate Intrinsic Motivation
by Office of Strategy and Innovation - June 17, 2015
Comfort with Risk and Uncertainty
by Cpl. Cuong Le - June 17, 2015
by Thom Seith, Center for Information Dominance Public Affairs - June 16, 2015
by Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer - June 15, 2015
DON IT Conference June 17-18
by Scott Hargate - June 11, 2015
by Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone C. Marshall Jr. DoD News, Defense Media Activity - June 10, 2015
by John Joyce, NSWC Dahlgren Division Corporate Communications - June 9, 2015
by Scott Cheney-Peters - June 5, 2015
by Lt. Kristen Wheeler, USS IWO JIMA (LHD 7) - May 29, 2015
by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Leonard Adams, Defense Media Activity - May 28, 2015
Navy testing tablets at bootcamp
by Vice Adm. Philip H. Cullom, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Fleet Readiness and Logistics - May 20, 2015
by DARPA News - May 12, 2015
by Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Jessica Bryant, FRCMA, Virginia Beach - May 12, 2015
by SECNAV News - May 12, 2015
by SECNAV News - May 12, 2015
by Tammy Van Dame, Combat Direction Systems Activity, Dam Neck - May 1, 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - May 1, 2015
by U.S. Navy - April 30, 2015
by DARPA News - April 28, 2015
Research may accelerate rehabilitation post trauma or memory impairment, enable warfighter training
by Naval Service Training Command Public Affairs - April 28, 2015
Game play begins April 27 for officers and senior enlisted
by Cheryl Pellerin, DoD News, Defense Media Activity - April 24, 2015
by DISA News - April-June 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - April-June 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - April 1, 2015
by Dr. Maura Sullivan - April-June 2015
by Dr. Dale L. Moore, Department of the Navy - April-June 2015
by Task Force Innovation - April-June 2015
by Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus - April-June 2015
SECNAV’s Prepared Remarks from Sea-Air-Space 2015
by SECNAV Innovation News - April-June 2015
by Mukesh Barot, Navy IT Service Management Office and Phil Withers, Navy ITSMO Contractor Support Staff - April-June 2015
A Multi-Part IT Service Management Novella - Part 4: “Assess for Success”
by DON CIO - March 27, 2015
by DARPA News - March 26, 2015
New biennial report describes Agency’s mission in the context of today’s fast-changing world, and current and upcoming areas of focused investment
by Joseph Fordham, Naval History and Heritage Command - March 26, 2015
The Legendary Exploits of the Original Frigate Sailors
by Daniel L. Kuester, U.S. Naval War College Public Affairs - March 17, 2015
by Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs - March 17, 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - March 16, 2015
by Nathaniel Patch, Prologue Magazine - March 13, 2015
by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian M. Wilbur, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs - March 11, 2015
by DARPA News - March 10, 2015
Two-day event encourages proposals for high-risk, high-payoff research with potential to provide overwhelming U.S. military advantage
by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Seth Coulter, Navy Public Affairs Support Element, Det. Northwest - March 6, 2015
It takes a lot of courage to question the status quo
by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Michael J. Lieberknecht, Navy Public Affairs Support Element, East - March 6, 2015
Women make up 18% of the Navy's total force, with more than 59,000 active duty and more than 9,000 reservists
by DON CIO News Release - February 23, 2015
by Naval History and Heritage Command - February 12, 2015
by Patric Petrie, lead writer, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific - February 10, 2015
by David Smalley, ONR Corporate Strategic Communications - February 5, 2015
by DoD News Release - February 2, 2015
by DON CIO Communications Team - February 2, 2015
DCO sessions offered
by Naval History and Heritage Command, Communication and Outreach Division - January 30, 2015
by Public Affairs Specialist, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific - January 30, 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - January 29, 2015
By 1976, Gravely attains the rank of vice admiral
by CHIPS Magazine - January 26, 2015
"Father of the U.S. Navy"
by Office of Naval Research Corporate Strategic Communications - January 21, 2015
S&T EXPO Feb. 4-5, 2015
by Lt. Dave Nobles - January 21, 2015
First-ever athenaTHINK event Jan. 28 in San Diego open to all Sailors
by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Victoria Kinney, USS Constitution Public Affairs - January 20, 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - January 20, 2015
by Susan D. Henson, Center for Personal and Professional Development Public Affairs Officer - January 15, 2015
by DON CIO Communications Team - January 15, 2015
by NHHC News - January 15, 2015
by NRL News - January 15, 2015
by Master Chief Cryptologic Technician Collection, James D. Eaton, Lead Chief Petty Officer, Navy Cryptologic Office (N9), U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. TENTH Fleet - January-March 2015
by U.S. Navy Reserve Capt. Joyce F. Richardson - January-March 2015
Former Deputy J6 for CJTF-HOA discusses enterprise services for the warfighter
by Capt. Ramberto “Rambo” Torruella Jr. - January-March 2015
by CHIPS Magazine - January-March 2015
by Sharon Anderson, CHIPS Senior Editor - January-March 2015
Join the innovators in the Navy Brightwork group
by Office of the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Dominance (OPNAV N2/N6) - January-March 2015
by Sharon Anderson - January-March 2015
by Philip Lee, U.S. Marine Corps Maj. A.J. Martinez and Robert P. Kozloski - January-March 2015
by Sharon Anderson - January-March 2015
Across the department and in the fleet innovators work to maintain the DON's warfighting edge
by Secretary of Navy Public Affairs - January-March 2015
by Mukesh Barot, Navy IT Service Management Office, and Phil Withers, Navy ITSMO Contractor Support Staff - January-March 2015
A Multi-Part IT Service Management Novella, Part 3: “The Measure of Success”
by Lt. Cmdr. Santiago Martinez - January-March 2015
by Kirk R. Benson - January-March 2015
Enabling Decision Superiority
by Heather Rutherford - January-March 2015
by Lt. Dave Nobles - January-March 2015
by Philip Lee and Robert P. Kozloski - January-March 2015
Join the discussion April 6-17
by DON CIO Communications Team - December 23, 2014
by Krishna M. Jackson, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Public Affairs - December 22, 2014
by Thom Seith, Center Information Dominance Public Affairs - December 10, 2014
Program has "played an integral part in the career success of tens of thousands of Sailors"
by Nick Simeone, DoD News, Defense Media Activity - December 10, 2014
by Karen Fenstermacher, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Financial Operations) - December 9, 2014
by DoD News - December 4, 2014
What systems, capabilities and architectures could the DoD field post-2025 that will ensure U.S. dominance and shape the future of military technical competition?
by AIR-1.0 Public Affairs - November 26, 2014
by AIR-1.0 Public Affairs - October 31, 2014
by Office of Naval Research - October 28, 2014
by INSURV Communication Department - October-December 2014
by Darlene T. Shaw, SPAWAR Chief Knowledge Officer - October-December 2014
APQC is the world’s largest online source of business benchmarks, metrics, and best practices
by CHIPS Magazine - September 9, 2014
Legacy of Grace Hopper
by Navy News Service - September 5, 2014
10 events you may have missed this week in the Navy
by CNO Public Affairs - August 20, 2014
by Daniel S. Marciniak, U.S. Naval War College Public Affairs - August 14, 2014
by CHIPS Magazine - August 13, 2014
by DON CIO Enterprise IT Policy & Communications Team - June 30, 2014
by CHIPS Magazine - June 5, 2014
Registration for TAD attendees closes June 13
by DON CIO - April 23, 2014
by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sean Hurt, Defense Media Activity - April 3, 2014
Ask the Chief!
by CHIPS Magazine - April-June 2014
Department of the Navy Assistant for Administration (DON/AA) Talks About the DON Tasking, Records and Consolidated Knowledge Repository
by Sharon Anderson - April-June 2014
A user-friendly way to find the information you need
by Naval History and Heritage Command Public Affairs - February 21, 2014
Tune in Monday, Feb. 24, 2014
by Eric Beidel, Office of Naval Research - January 16, 2014
Jan. 16, 2014
by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Cothran - Defense Media Activity - January 16, 2014
by Rebecca Coleman, Joint Staff Public Affairs - Hampton Roads - January-March 2014
by Sea Warrior Program (PMW 240) - January-March 2014
The Navy’s official military integrated human resources portal for Manpower, Personnel, Training and Education (MPTE) services
by Tammy Van Dame, Combat Direction Systems Activity, Dam Neck Public Affairs - January-March 2014
by Lt. Col. Joel L. Houk and Michael G. Cushing - January-March 2014
by Jacqui Barker, NSWC PCD Public Affairs - November 29, 2013
Nov. 29, 2013
November 10, 2014
Annually, all Department of the Navy employees (military, government civilian and contract personnel) must be reminded of their responsibilities regarding records management. This revised guide provides information necessary for conducting records management training to fulfill this requirement for 2014 and 2015.
February 21, 2013
The Department of the Navy Information Technology Policy Roundup for fiscal year (FY) 2013 provides a summary of policies affecting IT projects and programs. For more detail, please review the entire policy at the links provided.
September 13, 2012
This toolkit assists individuals in developing, tracking, and managing their careers and facilitates competency management for the information management/information technology and knowledge management (KM) professional at the organizational level.
by DON CIO Privacy Team - April 10, 2012
The World Wide Web is specifically designed to be open and accessible to a global audience. While this global accessibility makes the web a powerful public information tool and enhances productivity in the conduct of daily business, it also presents a potential risk to Department of the Navy personnel, assets and operations if inappropriate information is published on DON websites. Threats to the security of Navy and ...
by DON CIO Privacy Team - October 15, 2010
The Privacy Act of 1974 is largely based on a set of internationally recognized principles for protecting the privacy and security of personal information known as the Fair Information Practices. A U.S. government advisory committee first proposed the practices in 1973 to address what it termed a poor level of protection afforded to privacy under contemporary law. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development ...
July 23, 2009
The attached instructions explain how to access the Information Sharing Environment (ISE) Core Awareness course. This course is now operational on the U.S Joint Forces Command Joint Knowledge Online (JKO) web site. This unclassified course provides a common understanding of the ISE and an overview of the Federal Government's counterterrorism organizations, systems and common challenges. It takes less than 30 minutes to ...