Home / Tag Archives: innovation

Tag Archives: innovation

Innovation Boosts Fleet Readiness

In the new age of warfare, Navy has been using modern technologies to solve problems demonstrating the potential to increase fleet readiness even further and strengthen our Navy for the future. Whether it’s additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, unmanned systems or mobile applications, Navy has been implementing the newest …

Read More »

Navy Innovation, Silicon Valley Style

SAN FRANCISCO (June 25, 2016) Participants brainstorm their methods of attack during the 2016 Navy “#HackTheSky” hackathon, hosted by the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) and Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx), at Galvanize in San Francisco, California, June 25-26. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Victoria Ochoa)

By Cmdr. Zachary Staples Director, Naval Postgraduate School Center for Cyber Warfare A diverse collective of nearly 150 of Silicon Valley’s best coders, hackers and all around cyber experts gathered June 24-26 at warehouse-turned-innovation hub Galvanize in the heart of San Francisco, California. Their charge was to hack into the …

Read More »

@USNPeople Weekly Wire Rundown: Sept. 6, 2015

New Weekly Wire Rundown open

The Weekly Wire Rundown is a weekly video blog from the Office of the Chief of Naval Personnel, highlighting the top stories affecting Sailors and their families. The video compliments the print edition of the @USNPeople Weekly Wire, which you can subscribe to by e-mailing usnpeople@gmail.com. It can also be …

Read More »

#NavyInnovates in the Arctic

A Coast Guard C-130 flies over the Arctic Ocean during an Office of Naval Research-sponsored study of the changing sea ice, ocean and atmosphere, Sept. 26, 2014. (U.S. Navy photo by John F. Williams/Released)

By Dr. Martin Jeffries Office of Naval Research Arctic Science Advisor and Program Officer for Arctic and Global Prediction Something is afoot in the Arctic, and computer models predict that we can expect further changes, including even less sea ice — perhaps no ice at all — at the end …

Read More »

Naval Innovation Reboot

This blog post is written by RADM Terry B. Kraft, Commander, Navy Warfare Development Command.  Video is of ADM John C. Harvey, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, speaking at a recent symposium: Thinking about Naval innovation conjures up technological transformations such as shifting from sail to steam, the birth of the aircraft …

Read More »