23 aprilie 2019

All This ‘Innovation’ Won’t Save the Pentagon


I recently had the privilege of attending a Silicon Valley conference attended by leaders across the national security “ innovation ecosystem .” The term reflects today’s veritable freshet of interest in defense innovation, from self-styled “ virtuous insurgents ” and defense “ hackers ” to individual agency innovation offices and entirely new outfits with on-the-nose names such as the Defense Innovation Unit and the Defense Innovation Board . All this may suggest that the national security [...]