JTRS: A Cautionary Tale For Today

JTRS: A Cautionary Tale For Today

A version of this post originally appeared in National Defense Magazine in 2012. It has been edited and updated. In a January 2012 article titled Failure To Communicate, published on the Center For Public Integrity’s iWatch News site, journalist David Axe took a look...
The Pentagon’s Missing Whiteboards

The Pentagon’s Missing Whiteboards

Disrupting Acquisition Blog The Pentagon’s Missing Whiteboards One day as I sat in a meeting in a Pentagon conference room, it hit me. There are no whiteboards in this room. In fact, most of the conference rooms lack a whiteboard. While individual offices and...
You Should Make A Video

You Should Make A Video

Disrupting Acquisition Blog Innovation By Dan Ward & Deb ZidesHardware assembly instructions are notoriously difficult to follow. Sometimes it’s because the words and pictures on the page were badly written, poorly labeled, or visually ambiguous. Other times the...