Aug. 1, 2019
DLA Information Operations team supports Talisman Sabre 2019
FORT BELVOIR, VA —
Two members of the Defense Logistics Agency Contingency Information Technology team are in Australia supporting the agency’s participation in the Talisman Sabre 2019 exercise.
Feb. 1, 2019
Subsistence enlists the help of UVA students to provide feedback to improve information security operations for DOD food industry partners
Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Subsistence supply chain enlisted the help of five students from the University of Virginia’s Hacking for Defense course to communicate new Department of Defense information security requirements and resources to food industry partners.
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.
Nov. 27, 2018
DLA charges into world of artificial intelligence
Although "artificial intelligence" often conjures thoughts of Iron Man’s JARVIS or Star Trek’s Data, a new form of AI now in use at the Defense Logistics Agency is available to help employees solve IT problems.
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. 24, 2018
Where data is stored really matters
Starting with DoD’s Data Center Optimization Initiative released in 2012, DLA came up with a reduction plan heavily reliant on application rationalization and use of milCloud and commercial offerings.
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.
Oct. 11, 2018
DLA employee volunteers time to track, observe dangerous elements
Outside his work hours, a Defense Logistics Agency employee at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, volunteers in an activity that puts him in danger to provide valuable information to help his fellow Americans.
Oct. 9, 2018
Read latest on logistics R&D in The Innovator
The September-October issue of The Innovator is now available. The Innovator is electronically published bimonthly with articles and information for employees on DLA Research and Development projects, updates and upcoming events and activities.
Oct. 3, 2018
DLA upgrades LMS, reaps cloud benefits
In a significant step forward, the Defense Logistics Agency recently upgraded its training delivery application and moved it into a commercial cloud environment.