Defense Innovation Unit Experimental

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Moving to the cloud for DoD becoming a complex acquisition affair

Within a matter of hours, DoD’s Defense Innovation Unit — Experimental (DIUx), expanded a third pilot into a full-fledged effort to make it easier for services and agencies to obtain cloud computing services. Continue reading

Palantir ruling could tweak Army’s innovation track

As the Department of Defense focuses on the political transition, two top Army officials say that innovation, personnel management and partnership with industry will be key challenges for the Trump administration. Continue reading

DIU-X touts $36 million in rapid contracts, but most dollars went to established firms

The next questions are how large its new processes can scale and to what extent they will survive into the next administration. Continue reading

As DIUx expands, it starts putting money where its mouth is

Austin joins Boston as the second field campus to DIUx, now giving the organization West Coast, East Coast and central locations. Continue reading

DOD unveils Boston innovation hub

The Defense Department officially opened its second experimental tech unit, DIUx 2.0, in Boston, while announcing a faster agile tech development capability and new prototype work. Continue reading