Network Modernization at DoD: Breaking Down What You Need to Know

Network modernization is more than a buzzword. It’s the path forward – a real, mission-critical endeavor central to the goals of every federal agency. It’s also one that, left ignored, will have huge ramifications.

Defense Department networks need a major overhaul. Emerging technologies such as cloud computing, big data, the Internet of Things and mobility generate additional network traffic, straining legacy networks. The promise of these technologies cannot be fully realized without network modernization.

To help clarify how DoD can move into the future with its technology and networks, we’ve created this pocket guide. This new piece from GovLoop will give you an overview of network modernization at DoD, why it matters – both to DoD and to leaders at other federal agencies who can adapt these tactics and advice – strategies to carry it out, plus case studies and how-to’s that will help you get where you need to be today.