Eric K. Fanning has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and has been assigned as the special assistant to the secretary and deputy secretary of defense (chief of staff), immediate Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C.
Thomas-Rizzo Assigned to Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics
Rene K. Thomas-Rizzo has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and assigned as the director, human capital initiatives, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, Washington, D.C.
Falcone Selected as Deputy Director for Science and Technology at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Patricia Falcone has been selected as deputy director for science and technology at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California.
Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, has appointed Marianne Walck vice president of Sandia’s California laboratory.
Terry Halvorsen has assumed the permanent role of chief information officer for the Department of Defense, Washington, D.C.
James Peery has been appointed vice president for defense research at Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
As the Internet of Things takes shape, it will generate a new phenomenon—the Complexity of Things.
Mobile data traffic generated by cellphones and tablets will approach almost 197,000 petabytes by 2019, according to Juniper Research.
Humans continue to be the weakest link in cybersecurity, but they also could become its strongest asset.