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Challenges Facing the Defense and Intelligence Community: Summary of 2012 Gartner Symposia Workshops

Published: 26 January 2013

ID: G00249603

Analyst(s): Neil Wynne, Robert Ringdahl


Most defense and intelligence IT environments face imminent changes driven by internal budget conditions and external developments such as the Nexus of Forces. Defense and intelligence CIOs discussed these challenges plus the associated opportunities and risks at the 2012 Gartner Symposia.

Table Of Contents
  • Executive Summary
  • Background


  • Policy on Cloud Services
  • IT Leadership
  • Acquisition
  • Training
  • The Future of IT — Broader than just the Defense and Intelligence Environment
  • Recommendations
  • Bottom Line

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