Letter From the Executive Director

From the Michigan Defense Center Executive Director: About 6 years ago, as Michigan businesses faced a crushing recession, many companies who had previously enjoyed a lucrative and fairly stable relationship with the automotive sector began to look outside of that...
Excellence in Leadership: DoD CIO Takai Talks IT

Excellence in Leadership: DoD CIO Takai Talks IT

Excellence in Leadership: DoD CIO Takai Talks IT Protecting digital Information– Cyber security, is a growing priority within the Department of Defense (DoD).  In a June 2013 speech at the University of Nebraska-Omaha, Secretary of Defense Hagel told the crowd,...

More News and Resources

More News and Resources The Michigan Defense Center is the Michigan Defense and Homeland Security acquisition community’s resource.   Michigan’s own, Brigadire General Michael Stone, Adjutant General of the Michigan National Guard, shares Michigan’s efforts on...

Technology: Saving Lives

Technology: Saving Lives From battle fields to disaster sites, eyes-on, first-hand care from a top notch Physician or Specialist can be the difference between life and death for those caught up in tragedy.  But, how do you get the best medical care while still in the...

Defining the Army’s Top Cyber Priorities and the Way Forward

Defining the Army’s Top Cyber Priorities and the Way Forward By Kashia Simmons, CERDEC PUBLIC AFFAIRS. Army computer scientists and engineers predict that the future of warfare may be primarily digital within the next 30 years. In a detailed cyber strategy document...