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Crimea developments, Nationwide Security Scans, and INSA Reforms – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Mar 10, 2014

Latest news on Ukraine, Intelligence ready to scan 5 million Fed employees in nation-wide security scans, and security clearance reforms – all in today’s defense headlines.

Quadrennial Defense Review 2014, President’s Budget, and Sikorsky’s Golden Egg – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Mar 5, 2014

Reuters’ Review & Farewell Craig “Porky” Chedwick FROM THE DESK OF CLEARANCEJOBS.COM 1.  Back in BRAC. Contributor Jennifer Cary reports, “Elected officials see it as their responsibility to protect their districts from projects that will spark job loss and decrease the amount of federal money coming in. Whle some districts would benefit from BRAC, some […]

Losing Ukraine, Contract support, and Securing defense tech – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Mar 4, 2014

Putin goes tit-for-tat, the intricacies of government acquisition require contract support, and protecting missile defense tech from commercial distribution – all in today’s defense headlines.

Cold War heats up, XTec DHS contract, and Security clearance reform – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Mar 3, 2014

Ukraine ripping apart, XTec DHS contract, and 7 reasons Syria is failing – all in today’s defense headlines.

Crimea Red Dawn, al Qaeda Genealogy (II), and Israel’s Sky Shield – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Feb 28, 2014

War and rumors of war in Crimea, Part II on the evolution of al Qaeda, and Israel’s anti-rocket technology Sky Shield – all in today’s defense headlines.

Genealogy of al Qaeda, Standoff in Crimea, and Wrangling Government Big Data– Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Feb 27, 2014

Part I of two parts on the evolution of al Qaeda, Crimea is Russia (they say), and government big data – all in today’s defense headlines.

Unraveling Ukraine, Shrinking the Military, and Drenched in Drones – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Feb 25, 2014

Cold war warming up by way of Ukraine, SecDef Hagel’s sweeping cuts in endstrength, and drones doing the job U2 used to – all in today’s defense headlines.

Chechen slugfest, Kiev settlement, and Lockheed Lasers – Daily Intelligence

Ed Ledford / Feb 21, 2014

The toughest fighters in Afghanistan, a glimmer of hope in Ukraine, and how Lockheed applies civilian technology for defensive ends – all in today’s defense headlines.