Saturday, April 19, 2014
Army outlines network modernization priorities
WASHINGTON (March 24, 2014) -- The Army CIO/G-6 outlined priorities for network modernization as the Army plans for Force 2025. Lt. Gen. Ferrell spoke at the Army Information Technology Day in Vienna, Va. "The Army continues to focus on building IT capacity and increasing bandwidth speed by a thousand times," said Lt. Gen. Robert Ferrell, who became the CIO/G-6 in December 2013. "We are greatly improving operations and training at posts, camps, and for deployed organizations." READ MORE
New Network Tech to Support Expeditionary Sig Battalions
FORT BLISS, Texas (March 6, 2014) -- In preparation for the Army's Network Integration Evaluation, or NIE, 14.2 this spring, the 86th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, or ESB, is training with new tactical communications equipment that is smaller in size for easy transport, yet significantly increases capability.
UPDATE: Retirees can forward AKO email through Dec. 2014
WASHINGTON (Mar. 5, 2014) -- Access to AKO email ended for retirees and family members on Jan. 31, 2014. Retiree and family member access to other AKO services will end Jun 30, 2014, with the exception of mail auto-forwarding which ends Dec. 31, 2014.
Army Publishes 4 New IT Enterprise Reference Architectures
WASHINGTON Oct. 28, 2013 - Today the Army published four of its planned eight IT Reference Architectures (RA) for a total of five published RAs that are part of the Army's IT Management Reform. The reform focuses on governance and agile acquisition-all of which will help realize efficiencies of $1.5B per year by the end of FY2015.
New Army CIO/G-6 gets third star
WASHINGTON (Feb. 4, 2014) - New Army CIO/G-6 Lt. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell is promoted by Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno. Mrs. Monique Ferrell, Ferrell's wife, and Odierno pin three-star shoulder boards to Ferrell's uniform.
Army Enterprise Network Vision
  Army Soldiers, Civilians, and mission partners have the right information at the right time at the right place.
Leader Blog
 New CIO/G-6 is Lt. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell

Strategic Documents
  LandWarNet 2025 and Beyond, March 2014 (PDF)  
  CIO/G-6 Overview, October 2013 (PDF)  
  LandWarNet 2020 and Beyond: A Network for Today and Tomorrow, October 2013 (PDF)  


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