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ENDPOINT SECURITY IS TIP OF THE SPEAR FOR DOD’S CLOUD PLANS
The Department of Defense’s recently released Cloud Strategy covers a lot of territory, from an emphasis on the multibillion dollar Joint Enterprise Defense Initiative as a foundation of its plans, to its description of seven strategic objectives it wants to achieve in the cloud. One of those objectives is to extend tactical support to warfighters at the network edge to give units in the field the technology and tactical information they need to operate in a battlefield where seamless communications are essential and where cyber operations and electronic warfare are an increasingly important factor.And a crucial element to extending the cloud to the tactical edge is endpoint security–protecting the devices in the hands, on the dashboards, and otherwise at the fingertips of warfighters–which is something that is still very much in the works. The Cloud Strategy, which was developed with the DoD’s Cyber Strategy in mind, was released Feb. 4, touting cloud’s ubiquity in the global infrastructure and the importance of being able to “process data at the ready. READ MORE