Inside the Pentagon - December 7, 2017

Lord: DOD crafting new modernization strategy to guide cutting-edge tech investments

By Tony Bertuca  
December 6, 2017 at 5:47 PM
SIMI VALLEY, CA -- The Defense Department expects to release in fiscal year 2018 a modernization blueprint to guide future investments in technological capabilities, the Pentagon's acquisition chief said Saturday. Ellen Lord told reporters at the Reagan National Defense Forum here the new modernization strategy would build off the upcoming National Defense Strategy and align DOD's labs and innovation centers. "The department leadership wants to make sure that we're aligned across the services, across all of [the Office of the...

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