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DoD personnel moves

The Defense Department is making key personnel changes.

Tags: DoD , management , Michael Vickers , Juan Garcia , Bill Marion

Monday - 03/23/2015, 04:17am EDT

Stephen Welby, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Systems Engineering

The Defense Department is starting a new long-range research and development initiative. It's intended to deliver technologies capable of providing the next generation of dominance on the battlefield. A similar initiative in the 1970s resulted in the creation of technology offsets like smart munitions and stealth aircraft. Stephen Welby is the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Systems Engineering. On the Federal Drive with Tom Temin, he explained what separates this initiative from the department's existing R&D testing.

Tags: DoD , R&D , Technology , Tom Temin , Federal Drive

Monday - 02/02/2015, 09:53am EST

Pentagon casts wide net to build its next long-range technology strategy

New request for information kicks off DoD's long-range R&D planning initiative, an effort to regain technological superiority that Defense officials fear is rapidly eroding.

Tags: DoD , Technology , long-range research and development plan , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 03:47am EST

DoD brings culture of open architecture to a world of proprietary systems

Defense officials say shifting gears to build new systems with a focus on open architecture is a challenge. Even tougher is grafting open interfaces on systems that were designed to be closed and proprietary.

Tags: DoD , acquisition , Open Systems Architecture , Katrina McFarland , Charles Davis , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 11/13/2013, 12:12pm EST