Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – August 8, 2018


On this edition of GM:Defense–


Army’s push to shift millions of FY18 money to modernization efforts

Former Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work discusses why the Army wants to shuffle around its development funding and what it means for military contractors.

Implications of military tech trends and innovation

John Watts, senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, discusses the trends that impact innovation at the Pentagon, and why energy storage systems will be important for next-generation military hardware.

The Pentagon Beat – August 8, 2018

Inside the Pentagon Chief Editor Tony Bertuca and Managing Editor Justin Doubleday discuss developments with the AT&L restructuring, Oracle’s JEDI cloud protest, the ban on GPS-enabled devices for deployed troops, and the new head of the Strategic Capabilities Office.