Defense Cloud


Track 3

Technology Innovation

Navigating Security in the DoD Cloud

COVID-19 further accentuated the need for agencies to review their current cybersecurity posture and develop more secure practices to safely navigate the adversarial DoD cloud landscape. This session will look at how DoD cloud service providers are supporting mission partners through secure private and commercial cloud options, as well as cloud development solutions. The panel will also share recommendations for cloud adoption, cybersecurity considerations, and practical examples of how DoD agencies use various digital modernization models.

Session Speakers

Patrick Ruhe [moderator]
Defense Cloud Capability Lead
Jean Litchfield
Information Systems Security Manager of ARC-P and milCloud 2.0
Steve Marker
Vice President, Strategy
General Dynamics Mission Systems
Steve Marker
Chief Technology Officer, Department of Defense