June 14, 2019
DLA, DoD IT professionals share business system practices, efficiencies
Chantilly, Virginia —
Defense Logistics Agency senior leaders hosted colleagues from the services and various Department of Defense agencies at the Cross Service Program Executive Officer Summit in Chantilly, Virginia, in May.
Dec. 13, 2018
Information Operations uses variety of problem-solving tools
DLA Information Operations uses a variety of tools — human-centered design, agile development and continuous process improvement — to solve problems or tackle new projects. These tools share common features but differ in audience, methods, and outcomes.
Dec. 3, 2018
Strategic Data Services Office to connect employees, mission through technology
A new video highlights the new DLA Strategic Data Services Office, established by DLA Information Operations to create a data-driven culture.
Nov. 7, 2018
DLA partnering with university students to tackle supply-chain information security
A team of five students from the University of Virginia is using a semester-long class to study and propose a solution for improving supply-chain security for DLA.
Oct. 16, 2018
Agency software consolidation, cloud migration save costs, boost warfighter support
The effort to update, consolidate and standardize software across the Defense Logistics Agency, known as “application rationalization,” is helping the agency improve cybersecurity, lower costs and streamline its operating environments.
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.
May 3, 2018
New day for DORRA as Analytics Center of Excellence
The team formerly known as DLA Operations Research and Resource Analysis has a new name and home. As a key element in the design of Information Operations’ newly established Strategic Data Services, DORRA was recently realigned under J6 and is now known as the Analytics Center of Excellence.
Jan. 4, 2018
Document Services director retires after 38 years with organization
Steve Sherman, Information Operations’ Document Services director, retired Jan. 3 after 38 years of service. He was recognized for his service Dec. 12 at the Defense Logistics Agency Executive Board meeting, where he received a Distinguished Career Service Award.
Dec. 18, 2017
Idea contest paves way for IT innovation
Sara Moore —
DLA Information Operations’ first innovation-idea contest wrapped up in November with the final senior-leader review of the pilot projects, but the benefits of those projects and lessons learned will carry forward as the organization continues its innovation journey.
July 5, 2017
Employee contest yields ideas, projects to improve IT service
DLA employees recently competed in a contest to develop and present ideas for improving information-technology services in the agency, resulting in nine ongoing pilot projects.