Defense Innovation Board

DOD still lags in delivering software for weapons systems in a timely manner, says GAO


A majority of DOD weapons programs surveyed by GAO took much longer to deliver new software than the industry standard, sometimes more than a year.

DOD doesn’t have what it needs for ‘software supremacy,’ Eric Schmidt says


The former Google CEO gave blunt criticisms about the DOD's continued struggle to innovate and become a software-driven entity.

Michael Bloomberg nominated to lead Defense Innovation Board


The innovation advisory board resumes operations after being paused in early 2021.

GSA should have key role in governmentwide IT adoption under Biden, report says


The administration needs to identify innovations worth scaling, according to one member of Joe Biden's transition team, and the GSA administrator — functioning like a COO — could be the one to oversee such effort.

Pentagon software acquisition enters new era with updated purchasing policy


Ellen Lord unveiled the changes to software and other acquisition policy at a press conference from the Pentagon Wednesday.

Eric Schmidt and other founding Defense Innovation Board members depart


Eric Schmidt and other influential DIB board members, including Jen Pahlka, ended their four-year terms offering DOD advice on how to work better with tech.