WASHINGTON (April 15, 2015) — To better manage personnel, “the Army created the Cyber Branch 17 [for Soldiers] and is exploring the possibility of creating a cyber career field for Army civilians,” Lt. Gen. Edward C. Cardon told senators.
WASHINGTON (April 6, 2015) — Topping the list of things the Army wants in its $127 billion Fiscal Year 2016 budget request are 12 critical programs that support mission command, joint combined arms maneuver, and broad joint mission support.
WASHINGTON (April 6, 2015) — Army training will likely always involve Soldiers going to the field and firing their weapons. But in the near future, it will also involve a lot more training in “synthetic” environments to make time in the field more productive and meaningful.
FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (April 3, 2015) — Officer combat arms and operational branches do not reflect the diversity of the larger Army, Maj. Thomas Williams told Gen. David G. Perkins.
FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (April 2, 2015) — In making assignment selections, the Army is looking for a broadening of experiences. “We want to put you outside your comfort zone,” said Gen. David G. Perkins.
A new kind of conference this week will give a fresh look at the fundamentals of defense in the 21st Century. The Army Strategy Conference is a two-and-half day virtual conference for worldwide participation, 7-9 April. Listen/watch at your desktop — www.carlisle.army.mil. Participate by Twitter #StratConf.