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DISA recalculating acquisition strategy for commercial IaaS

After issuing a draft request-for-proposals for cloud services in June, the Defense Information Systems Agency is tweaking its approach to buy commercial infrastructure-as-a-service and other support services.

Tags: Jennifer Carter , Dave Bennett , Cloud computing

Wednesday - 11/27/2013, 03:56pm EST

DISA's EOC Shines at Annual Cyber Flag Exercises

The Defense Information Systems Agency's new Enterprise Operations Center played a big role in the 3rd annual U.S. Cyber Command-sponsored joint exercise Cyber Flag 14-1 The training exercise was held at Nellis Air Force Base the first week in November.

Tags: Harris CapRock , Defense

Friday - 11/22/2013, 01:49pm EST

Sequestration, furloughs set back Google email pilot

Workforce furloughs and budget cuts have caused a Google email pilot program at the Defense Information Systems Agency to be extended through November, Government Computer News reports.

Tags: Harris CapRock , Defense

Tuesday - 11/12/2013, 10:42am EST

DISA Director Hawkins meets with the next generation of STEM professionals

A group of tech-minded teens met with Defense Information Systems Agency Director, Air Force Lt. Gen. Ronnie Hawkins on Nov. 6. The group of 11 has been participating in "DISA's Interactive Student Career Opportunity and Volunteer Experience Resource Program"-- the DISCOVER program.

Tags: Harris CapRock

Friday - 11/08/2013, 03:36pm EST

DISA DECCs swallow up two more data centers

The Defense Information Systems Agency took two big steps toward consolidation of information technology infrastructure before the government shutdown in October. Data centers in Dayton, Ohio, and Chambersburg, Pa., were closed on the first of the month. Functions at those centers were moved to other Defense Enterprise Computing Centers (DECCs).

Tags: DISA , Harris CapRock ,

Wednesday - 10/30/2013, 10:32am EDT

DISA Paving the way for Mentor-Protégé Program

A mentor-protege program is in the works at the Defense Information Systems Agency. Director of Small Business Programs Sharon Jones hopes it will be ready for businesses to participate by fiscal year 2015.

Tags: DISA , Harris CapRock

Friday - 11/01/2013, 04:45pm EDT