Army standing up 'innovation exchange' lab

By Dan Schere / April 4, 2023 at 3:58 PM
The Army is standing up an "innovation exchange" lab at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, to test the implementation of the service's planned unified data reference architecture framework. Unified data reference architecture is a decentralized, data-mesh-based architecture the Army has been developing, Jennifer Swanson, the service's deputy assistant secretary for data engineering and software, told reporters on Tuesday. “The key tenets of it are it’s decentralized, which is very important to us because certainly in the tactical environment, we don’t have...

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