Service members with post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury cannot separated be from the service without those conditions being taken into consideration, even in cases of misconduct.
In a step that may go some way toward reducing some of the red tape between the Defense Department and cloud computing vendors, the Department of the Navy (DoN) said last week that the Navy and Marine Corps can sign off on their own business cases for migrating to commercial cloud vendors without seeking higher-level approval.
Agency IT leaders bemoan restrictions with policy and the rapid speed of the Internet of Things environment as major barriers to deploying new commercial IoT devices in the field.
When the Defense Department announced its plan to upgrade most of its computers to Windows 10 by 2017, the Marine Corps, characteristically, said it would go first. But the smallest of the Defense services has run into problems.
Katherine Blakeley, research fellow for the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, joins host Derrick Dortch to discuss her new report on the seven areas to watch in the FY 2017 defense budget. April 29, 2016
U.S. Navy and Marine Corps personnel delivered supplies in support of the Japanese government’s relief effort following recent earthquakes near Kumamoto.
Beginnings of the defense authorization bill call for a 2.1 percent raise for active military members and a 27,000 increase in troops.
The Energy Department’s Federal Energy Management Program Office made four awards under its Assisting Federal Facilities with Energy Conservation Technologies (AFFECT) program to help agencies get over the hump on renewable energy projects.
The Marine Corps is looking toward personnel for ways to meet its cyber mandates in a time of budget cuts.
Fiscal 2017 may be the beginning of a funding gap between what the Defense Department needs and what it can be allocated unless Congress can fix the budget.
The Air Force’s modernization plans account for a large part of the Defense Department’s overall spending to bring weapon systems up to date over the next decade, according to a new study by the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
The Marine Corps is planning to transition to Windows 10 by the 2017 deadline, but it is still figuring out how.
The Defense Department’s new policy on climate change forces component heads to consider climate change in almost every decision.
Navy officials told lawmakers facilities sustainment cuts have hurt personnel services and building modernization efforts.