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The 2014 QDR: A Pentagon Strategy that Delivers, well, Strategy

Using a 2010 panel's recommendations as a guide, the 2014 QDR shows the Pentagon is making progress on several fronts.

Empowering Smart Decision-Making Through Smart Data

A recent wave of Big Data initiatives has agencies focused on how they can best leverage data to improve performance.

Bridging the Disconnect: The Government-as-Integrator Approach to Streamlining the DoD Acquisition Process

Shrinking budgets and a quickly evolving threat landscape have prompted senior leaders in the Department of Defense and Congress to push for defense acquisition reform. Though DoD has begun making changes, a fundamental restructuring of how governments works with industry to supply the military may be necessary.

Priorities in Secure Cloud Storage: Where or How?

Is nationalizing the world's cloud infrastructure the best way to ensure security and privacy?

Creating a Wireless Battlefield

As the Department of Defense looks to modernize its information technology, greater mobility and flexibility are a priority.

Social Diplomacy in Action in Ukraine

A U.S. ambassador's use of Twitter during the Ukrainian revolution reveals the value of social media for diplomacy.

4 Keys to Thwarting Insider Threat

At a recent Nextgov event, one of the Pentagon's top counterintelligence officials offered four recommendations for preventing insider threat.

How NIH Big Data is Advancing Human Genome Research

NIH has been utilizing Big Data to accelerate developments in human DNA analysis and cancer research.