Mark Pomerleau

Mark Pomerleau is a reporter for DefenseScoop, covering information warfare and cyberspace.

Weapons

Army activates third multi-domain task force

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The Army has activated its 3rd Multi-Domain Task Force, which will be located in the Pacific.

Emerging Tech

DOD still has work to do on OTA transparency, per GAO

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The GAO found that while progress has been made, the DOD must continue to forge greater transparency in the OTA consortiums.

Weapons

Air Force organizing new electronic warfare 'sprint'

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Following several organizational changes within the Air Force in the last three years, it will be conducting a sprint to examine gaps and resources needed to achieve superiority in the electromagnetic spectrum.

Cyber

Officials hope software factory for Air Force cyber operations squadron could be a retention and recruiting boon

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The 90th Cyberspace Operations Squadron is opening up a facility in a corporate space in downtown San Antonio, moving outside the traditionally classified facilities.

IT

Air Force names 5 companies to ABMS consortium to develop requirements and engineering

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L3Harris, Leidos, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon and SAIC were all selected to be part of ABMS Digital Infrastructure Consortium to help the Air Force build out the technical and business roadmap.

Cyber

The Navy's IT systems need to be designed to "fight hurt"

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IT systems need to be designed to withstand adversary attacks similar to how traditional platforms have survivability baked in, said Chris Cleary, principal cyber adviser for the Navy.