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David F. Carr

David F. Carr is a special contributor to Defense Systems.
IT Modernization

Voice over IP builds bridge to the future of DOD comms

The lessons of VOIP are helping expand and combine rich communications and collaboration on military networks.

IT Modernization

Military seeks to marry communications, collaboration networks

The lessons of VOIP are helping expand and combine rich communications and collaboration on military networks.

Cybersecurity

DOD: Be wary of social media's 'loose lips'

Two Defense Intelligence Agency experts explain how adversaries can use social-networking tools to gather information on targets.

Workforce

Navy takes EA concept to heart

With 2 initiatives, the Navy expects to score gains in program efficiency and effectiveness.

Workforce

Web Extra: Marines' virtual training offers varying trade-offs

Full-room simulated environments provide alternative learning opportunities.

Workforce

Training as portable as the Marines

Deployable Virtual Training Environment keeps Marines’ skills from getting rusty.