Department of Defense

Department of Defense, DOD, Pentagon
(DOD / Lisa Ferdinando)

In a matter of weeks in the spring of 2020, the Department of Defense moved millions of its personnel to a brand new telework environment called Commercial Virtual Remote. Now, the DOD is in the closing months of an even bigger lift, an “enduring” telework solution it calls DOD 365. It’s the type of work-from-anywhere solution long wanted in the government but that has been difficult to achieve due to security concerns. “This is darn impressive when you look at where we started,” John Sherman, acting chief information officer of the DOD, told FedScoop in an interview.

Billy Mitchell

Written by Billy Mitchell

Billy Mitchell is Senior Vice President and Executive Editor of Scoop News Group's editorial brands. He oversees operations, strategy and growth of SNG's award-winning tech publications, FedScoop, StateScoop, CyberScoop, EdScoop and DefenseScoop. After earning his degree at Virginia Tech and winning the school's Excellence in Print Journalism award, Billy received his master's degree from New York University in magazine writing.

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