Tags Joint Cyber Command and Control

Cyber Command now building a warfighting platform, not just a capability architecture


Just like the Army needs tanks and the Air Force needs planes, cyber troops need their own platforms separate from the NSA.

GAO: Cyber Command lacks metrics for assessing its weapons and platforms


Despite some progress in maturing its architecture for guiding major purchases of platforms, U.S. Cyber Command still has not developed an outcome-based metric to support assessments of programs and staffing issues for acquisitions, according to a Government Accountability Office report released Wednesday. The Senate mandated study, titled “Defense Acquisitions: Cyber Command Needs to Develop Metrics to Assess Warfighting Capabilities,” is the second such GAO assessment of Cybercom’s Joint Cyber Warfighting…