The tiny electronic will be used to authenticate the provenance of components.
The joint program needs better management and clear lines of responsibility, the watchdog agency said in a report.
Teri Takai wants industry to develop mobile devices that DOD can certify quickly -- and cheaply.
Defense Department CIO is concerned the legislation might collide with internal Pentagon realignment efforts.
Current plans to trim Pentagon spending are clipping around the edges, and officials fear tougher choices will be hard for Congress to agree to.
Frank Kendall, the Pentagon undersecretary in charge of acquisition, outlined some tentative plans to streamline acquisition rules, ideally before the fiscal 2015 defense funding bill.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology has been on the defensive since it was revealed that the NSA subverted encryption standards.
Cybersecurity is one of a few areas set to receive a boost, at the expense of troop strength.
If big data represents the search for a needle in a haystack, DARPA aims to develop technology that explains why the needle is in the stack in the first place.
Pending lawsuits could prompt agency to preserve meta data far longer than planned.
DISA’s online collaboration tool registers 1 million users.
C3 program will help critical infrastructure operators with readiness and risk management.