Kathleen Hicks, the Pentagon's No. 2, pushed forward her priority of improving DOD data management with a new memo and "data decrees."
Dave Spirk, the DOD's CDO, said during an the IT Modernization Summit that the department's senior-most leaders are very supportive of data policies.
The DOD's data strategy is coming soon, it's CDO said. In it, a new focus on joint warfighting and collecting operational data will be key.