Technology is no longer just an enabler for U.S. military services and defense agencies — it is essential to the mission of defense. Each week, DefenseScoop will publish a new podcast featuring leaders from the Department of Defense and defense industry on news, trends and insights related to the use of technology in top national security and defense initiatives and the future of U.S. military operations.

Cyber landscape at DIA; What it’s like to be Space Force CSO

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DIA CTO Ramesh Menon; Chief of Space Operations Gen. John “Jay” Raymond.

Pentagon taking steps forward on hypersonics; New Army multi-domain task force

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Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment William LaPlante.

How DOD is modernizing its audit of more than 400 IT systems

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The Department of Defense is soon to begin the fourth year of its full audit effort—which encompasses more than 400 IT systems that have a piece of the department’s financial management.

Getting to a clean financial audit in the Pentagon; Army’s big bet on cloud

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Celonis’ Chris Radich; Army Enterprise Cloud Management Agency’s Paul Puckett.

DOD acquisition chief on hypersonics; Future of BYOD at the Army

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Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment Bill LaPlante; former Principal Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Advisor to the President Joel Bagnal.