Sept. 24, 2018
Beware of phishing attempts in guise of disaster aid requests, officials urge
As the North and South Carolina coasts recover from damage caused by Hurricane Florence, local and national relief organizations will be soliciting donations from the public to help rebuild. Unfortunately, with an increase in legitimate solicitations come attempts by nefarious individuals and groups asking for money.
Sept. 11, 2018
Exercise tests first responders, HQC workforce in reacting to shooter, bomber
A Sept. 6 exercise at the McNamara Headquarters Complex tested the readiness of first responders, along with the workforce of DLA and other HQC agencies, as they responded to a mock event involving about 100 volunteer actors, police officers and others.
Aug. 10, 2018
DLA working group names areas for potential use of artificial intel to boost efficiency
A team from the Defense Logistics Agency’s Analytics Center of Excellence at a recent workshop identified more than two dozen DLA processes to which artificial intelligence and machine learning could someday bring greater efficiency and lower risk — in line with goals set in the DLA Strategic Plan.
July 16, 2018
DLA upgrades LMS, reaps cloud benefits
DLA recently upgraded its training application and moved it into the commercial cloud.
July 12, 2018
Secretary urges caution in sharing personal info online
Employees throughout the Department of Defense should be vigilant in protecting their personal information online, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis urged the workforce in a recent memorandum.
DLA Dashboard to improve readiness by giving near real-time view of service metrics, supply shortfalls
A new tool uses technology to provide in-depth data to the military services and other DLA customers.
July 5, 2018
DLA using ‘internet of things’ to support warfighter
In its push to stay on the cutting edge, DLA is using IoT devices to better support the warfighter, as part of the ongoing Distribution Modernization Program.
June 18, 2018
DLA CIO presents “Enterprise Enablers” IT strategy to Troop Support workforce
DLA's chief information officer talked to the DLA Troop Support workforce in Philadelphia June 12 about keeping the agency’s complex information systems secure while also taking advantage of the latest technology.
June 14, 2018
DLA conducting enterprisewide records inventory
The Defense Logistics Agency is proactively taking steps to preserve information through its first-ever enterprisewide records inventory, which began June 11.
May 11, 2018
WebFLIS helps customers track down critical data
WebFLIS, managed by DLA, offers information on thousands of government-purchased items, including national stock numbers, item names, manufacturer and supplier data and part numbers.