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AFCEA West 2012: US moves to protect ISR projects

25th January 2012 - 09:46 GMT | by Beth Stevenson in San Diego, US


Following the release of the US Defense Strategic Review in January, a leading military official has outlined his views on the budget restraints and the importance of special operations and ISR in future operations.

Speaking at the key note address at the AFCEA West conference in San Diego on 24 January, VADM William E. Gortney, USN Director of Joint Staff, said: 'We must maintain the technological edge. We have a duty to put these costs on a sustainable track. We [the military] are always in lag when it comes to the IT world; it is a tough industry to be

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Beth Stevenson


Beth Stevenson

Beth is a former senior reporter for Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Beth graduated …

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