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October-December 2017 Issue
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October-December 2017 Issue
The DON IT Conference has been approved for Feb. 6-8, 2018, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Ca. No ...
July-September 2017 Issue
The DON CIO co-chairs the Enterprise Software Initiative, which establishes and manages enterprise commercial off-the-shelf ...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Presentations given during the DON IT conference sessions held in Norfolk, Virginia, May 16-18, are now available by ...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
The DON IT Conference East 2017 schedule is now available. For those not attending in person, conference sessions will be ...
April-June 2017 Issue
Registration for the DON IT Conference, East Coast 2017 is open. The conference has been approved for May 16-18, 2017 at the ...
January-March 2017 Issue
A Red Hat Enterprise Level Agreement was awarded Dec. 27, 2016 by the Department of the Navy, with an overall contract ...
January-March 2017 Issue
CHIPS celebrates 35 years in publication in 2017 as the Department of the Navy information technology magazine. Our founding ...
October-December 2016 Issue
Join us at the DON IT Conference in San Diego, California, from 21-23 Feb! Learn about new and emerging IT policy and ...
July-September 2016 Issue
It’s often frustrating and time-consuming for information technology buyers to obtain the best price for commercial software ...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
SAN DIEGO — Engineers from the Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) were recognized with a ...
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 ...
October-December 2015 Issue
The Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (DoD ESI) Commercial Software License Training is now available ...
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
The National Counterintelligence and Security Center and Office of Personnel Management are urging those personnel impacted ...
April-June 2015 Issue
The Department of the Navy (DON) ActivIdentity Enterprise Software License (ESL) Agreement is saving millions of dollars ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2015 – <a href="http://www.defense.gov/bios/biographydetail.aspx?biographyid=186" ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
FORT MEADE, Md. (NNS) -- U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet continued a month long celebration of its fifth year of ...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Nominations are being accepted for the DON IM/IT Excellence Awards. Submissions are due Jan. 7, 2015. <p>The DON ...
October-December 2014 Issue
The Department of the Navy’s (DON) Enterprise Software Licensing (ESL) Program Office (PMM-110) has saved the Navy and ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Under the DON ESL IT Efficiencies initiative, the Department of the Navy Enterprise Software Licensing ActivIdentity Blanket ...
TAGS: ELA, ESI, IDManagement, NEN
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Under the DON ESL IT Efficiencies initiative, the Department of the Navy announced on April 3, 2014, that DLT Solutions was ...
April-June 2014 Issue
The Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) mission is to lead in the establishment and management of ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
The Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (DoD ESI) is conducting two-day on-site training courses which ...
TAGS: ELA, ESI
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Two teams from Information Systems and Infrastructure at Marine Corps Systems Command have received Information Management ...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
<em>Note: This press release describing research collaboration involving the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and the ...
July-September 2013 Issue
It’s often a struggle for information technology buyers to secure the best price for commercial software and related ...
TAGS: Efficiencies, ELA, ESI
July-September 2013 Issue
As cloud computing grows in popularity, organizations are being challenged to think about how this capability might change ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013
On behalf of the DoD Enterprise Software Initiative (DoD ESI), the Department of the Navy SPAWARSYSCEN Pacific Code 55390 ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The DON IT Conference, East Coast 2013 will not be held in Virginia Beach this year due to budget and travel restrictions. ...
July-September 2012 Issue
Billions of dollars are invested in commercial software across the Defense Department annually, but licensing rights are ...
April-June 2012 Issue
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer (DON CIO) and the Information Technology/Cyberspace Efficiency ...
April-June 2012 Issue
Imagine a scenario in which you are tasked with a multimillion-dollar software acquisition. You have limited experience with ...
Monday, February 6, 2012
SPAWAR, the Navy's information dominance provider, proved to be a stellar participant in two of the year's most popular ...
October-December 2011 Issue
In May 2011, the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer released the DON Information Management/Information ...
October-December 2011 Issue
The Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative, established in 1998 and sponsored by the DoD Chief Information ...
TAGS: Efficiencies, ESI
July-September 2011 Issue
In response to spiraling costs and the economic downturn, the Defense Department and each of the services are examining ways ...
July-September 2011 Issue
As all personnel within the Department of Defense and across the federal government are well aware, this is an era of ...
April-June 2011 Issue
The Under Secretary of the Navy tasked the department to leverage Defense Department IT consolidation efforts and rethink ...
April-June 2011 Issue
Why is the Department of the Navy aggressively pursuing information technology efficiencies? There are a number of ...
TAGS: ESI, Strategy
April-June 2011 Issue
In this issue, we look at the efficiencies that can be achieved through improved information technology planning in ...
TAGS: ESI, Strategy
April-June 2011 Issue
David W. Weddel is a former naval officer. He served as the commanding officer of USS Gary (FFG 51) and as assistant chief ...
April-June 2011 Issue
The new Department of the Navy enterprise wireless multiple award contracts, covering commercial cellular providers, managed ...
April-June 2010 Issue
<b>Introduction</b><br/> Software as a Service (SaaS) has become a hot topic over the past few years. As ...
July-September 2009 Issue
Consolidating Navy ashore networks into an affordable, manageable, secure environment has been an ongoing effort since the ...
TAGS: ESI, NEN, NNE
July-September 2009 Issue
If you go to Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary and type in "enterprise," three different descriptions will pop up: (1) a ...
July-September 2009 Issue
It is important for the Department of the Navy to think and act like an enterprise because of the potential to realize a ...
July-September 2009 Issue
Training has intensified for Sailors aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) as crew members learn to operate and maintain the ...
TAGS: ESI, NNE
April-June 2009 Issue
In this ever-tightening budget environment, the Department of the Navy (DON) has undertaken a strategic sourcing pilot ...
April-June 2009 Issue
The Department of the Navy enterprise solution for protection of sensitive Data at Rest (DAR) on non-Navy Marine Corps ...
TAGS: DAR, ESI, NMCI
January-March 2009 Issue
If you work in or with the Department of the Navy (DON), two years or so from now, you will be using a new intranet to ...
January-March 2009 Issue
Home Use for Microsoft Products Approved for DON Personnel The Department of the Navy, through its contract with EDS for ...
TAGS: ESI, Workforce
October-December 2008 Issue
When the Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) working group met for the first time in the fall of ...
April-June 2008 Issue
Congratulations are in order for individuals and teams throughout the Department of the Navy. The DON Chief Information ...
April-June 2008 Issue
Are you one of the many who struggle through the sometimes agonizing process of defining your requirements, searching for a ...
October-December 2007 Issue
The Office of Management and Budget, Defense Department and General Services Administration awarded multiple contracts in ...
July-September 2007 Issue
A recently married young lady asked her parents for money to build a new, single-family home. The parents asked some ...
April-June 2007 Issue
It was June 18, 1988, when the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Financial Management chartered the establishment of the ...
July-September 2006 Issue
The Department of the Navy Information Technology (DON IT) Umbrella Program of contracts announces four newly awarded ...
July-September 2006 Issue
An enthusiastic team from the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer (DON CIO) led a variety of learning tracks ...
April-June 2006 Issue
1. How do I use the Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) in the Umbrella Program? My contracting officer said we need to ...
April-June 2006 Issue
It was June 18, 1988, when the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Financial Management chartered the establishment of the ...
April-June 2005 Issue
We are just 17, if you know what I mean! That's right; the Department of the Navy Information Technology (DON IT) ...
January-March 2005 Issue
Navy Shore-Based Oracle Enterprise License Agreement provides significant benefits including substantial cost avoidance for ...
October-December 2004 Issue
The Enterprise Software Initiative The Department of Defense (DoD) Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) is a joint ...
July-September 2004 Issue
A reminder to Department of Defense personnel that no-cost, downloadable antivirus software is available to DoD users for ...
July-September 2004 Issue
Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) were recently established for ...
October-December 2003 Issue
<em>Editor’s Note of January 2017: Please use the ESI website for all contract and purchasing information. The ITEC ...
October-December 2003 Issue
What is SmartBUY? SmartBUY is a government-wide software enterprise-licensing project that leverages the buying power of ...
July-September 2003 Issue
Welcome home! They are back and we could not be happier for those U.S. Forces returning from Operation Iraqi Freedom. ...
July-September 2003 Issue
The Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) is a joint project designed to implement a software enterprise management process ...
April-June 2003 Issue
The Department of the Navy (DON) Information Technology (IT) Umbrella Program provides easy to use, pre-competed acquisition ...
January-March 2003 Issue
As of July 2002, more than one million Department of Defense (DoD) users have been introduced to the Common Access Card ...
TAGS: CAC, ESI
October-December 2002 Issue
The Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded Enterprise Software Agreements (ESA) for middleware software, which enables DoD ...
October-December 2002 Issue
The Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) is a Department of Defense (DoD) initiative to streamline the acquisition process ...
April-June 2002 Issue
<i>IT-21 has fundamentally changed today's battle force operations, providing the Fleet with state-of-the-art ...
January-March 2002 Issue
The Department of the Navy (DON) is currently undergoing a sea change in the way information technology (IT) is acquired and ...
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