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High-Tech Toys for Expeditionary Forces Showcased at Modern Day Marine Expo

By Sandra Jontz

Massive tents housed booths with roughly 400 companies pitching the up-and-coming technology to approximately 8,000 attendees at the 2014 Modern Day Marine event held at U.S. Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia. Much of the technology focused on equipping expeditionary forces.



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Defense Department to Study Viability of BYOD
By Sandra Jontz

The Defense Department is planning a pilot study to determine the feasibility of a bring-your-own-device program within the department, says Terry Halvorsen, acting chief information officer.

Guest Blog: Government IT Pros Hindered by Lack of App Visibility
By Chris LaPoint

Without quick problem resolution, information technology pros are very often the first to be blamed for slow application performance. A SolarWinds survey found that the lack of cross-silo visibility delays app problem resolution, hindering government information technology professionals from accomplishing their missions.

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Always dependent on vital information for crime-fighting, the FBI has transformed itself into an integrated intelligence organization.

Networking Defines Air Force Intelligence
By Robert K. Ackerman

The global network that serves the U.S. Air Force also provides the connectivity it needs for intelligence operations.

Planners Aim to Broaden Navy Intelligence
By Robert K. Ackerman

The U.S. Navy is expanding its intelligence activities into areas that traditionally have been the purview of other services.

Interoperability Cornerstone Defines Marine Corps Intelligence
By Robert K. Ackerman

Because it operates in the same realms as all the other military services, the U.S. Marine Corps counts interoperability as its  intelligence.

Coast Guard Expands Intelligence Activities
By Robert K. Ackerman

The U.S. Coast Guard brings new capabilities to defense intelligence as it integrates operations with the other services.

Army Intelligence Branches Out
By Robert K. Ackerman

The U.S. Army is expanding its intelligence activities both within its own forces and interoperably with the other services.

Intelligence Disciplines Begin to Merge
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The growing customer list for defense intelligence is blurring traditional lines of distinction among activities and missions.


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