Pentagon

September 15, 2016

Lt. Gen. Stephen W. Wilson, USAF, has been appointed to the rank of general and assigned as vice chief of staff, U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

September 6, 2016

Maj. Gen. Stayce D. Harris, USAF, has been appointed to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as assistant vice chief of staff and director, Air Staff, U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

August 31, 2016

Brig. Gen. Cory J. Martin, USAF, has been assigned as special assistant to the vice chief of staff, U.S. Air Force, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

April 18, 2016

Col. James D. Peccia III, USAF, has been selected for the grade of brigadier general and assigned as director, budget operations and personnel, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Budget, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

March 2, 2016

The Defense Department announced today that it will invite vetted hackers to test the department’s cybersecurity under a unique pilot program. The “Hack the Pentagon” initiative is the first cyber bug bounty program in the history of the federal government.

November 24, 2015

Rear Adm. David C. Johnson, USN, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and assigned as principal military deputy assistant secretary of the Navy (Research, Development, and Acquisition), Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

October 6, 2015

Peter C. Cook has been appointed as the deputy assistant to the secretary of defense (press secretary), Office of the Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs in the Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia. 

September 10, 2015

Adm. John M. Richardson, USN, has been assigned as chief of naval operations, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

September 10, 2015

Vice Adm. William A. Brown, USN, has been assigned as director for Logistics, J-4, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

September 10, 2015

Lt. Gen. John W. Hesterman III, USAF, has been assigned as assistant vice chief of staff and director, Air Staff, U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

July 31, 2015

Adm. John Richardson, USN, has been assigned as chief of naval operations, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.  

July 27, 2015

Gen. Mark Milley, USA, has been assigned as chief of staff, U.S. Army, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

July 27, 2015

Rear Adm. James W. Crawford III, USN, has been appointed to the rank of vice admiral and assigned as judge advocate general of the Navy, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
 

June 15, 2015

Brig. Gen. Steven L. Basham, USAF, has been assigned as deputy director, requirements, J-8, Joint Staff, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

 

 

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems, Shawnee, Va., was awarded a $35,670,673 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the procurement of information technology services for the Pentagon and National Capital Region. The Army Contracting Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. 

September 23, 2014
By Sandra Jontz

Having a single agency act as the cloud broker for the whole of the U.S. Defense Department's migration to commercial cloud services slowed the process too much, prompting a policy change to divvy up the duties among the services, says the department's acting chief information officer (CIO).

“The current status is [the Defense Information Systems Agency] DISA is still officially the cloud broker, because the memo is not out,” acting CIO Terry Halvorsen said Tuesday during a media roundtable discussion. “But we are going to make changes to DISA’s cloud broker role. The memo should be out by the end of October, maybe even a little sooner.