Army Cyber Events Tag-team To Attract New Technologies

Seeking to attract cutting-edge technologies from the public and private sectors as it equips a growing cyber force, the Army has established a series of events to quickly evaluate, integrate — and in some cases, purchase — cyber capabilities.

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — Cyber Blitz. Cyber Quest. Cyber Innovation Challenge.

Feeling the whiplash? Good — then hackers and attackers will, too.

Seeking to attract cutting-edge technologies from the public and private sectors as it equips a growing cyber force, the Army has established a series of events to quickly evaluate, integrate — and in some cases, purchase — cyber capabilities. As part of the Army’s broader cyber equipping strategy, the distinct but linked events are fueling the early experimentation that leads to more agile and informed procurement.

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