TechNet SW Coverage

March 29, 2012
By George I Seffers, TechNet Land Forces SW Show Daily

Military leaders gathered yesterday at the TechNet Land Forces conference in Tucson, Arizona, for a blunt discussion of technology challenges facing current and future forces.

Mike Krieger, deputy chief information officer for the U.S. Army, updated attendees on the progress transitioning to Army Enterprise Email services provided by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). That migration is scheduled for completion in March 2013, but Krieger is already looking ahead.

March 30, 2012
By George I. Seffers, TechNet Land Forces SW Show Daily

Innovation ruled the third and final day of the TechNet Land Forces conference in Tucson, Arizona, with military and industry experts discussing a wide range of ways warfighters use technology to improve operational effectiveness—even if the operation is a simple search for candy.

Over the course of the last year, trusted computing solutions have begun to be included into mobile devices, said Steven Sprague, the chief executive officer for Wave Systems Corporation. “You can have the same trusted computing capabilities that are in 100 percent of the personal computer assets in your phone assets. We’ve started to see the beginning steps to have a common infrastructure,” he said.

March 28, 2012
By George I Seffers, TechNet Land Forces SW Show Daily

The U.S. Marine Corps is developing a governance council of colonels to help speed intelligence technologies to the warfighter.

TechNet Land Forces Southwest Show Daily: Day 1