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Southcom Chief Marks 20th Year of Human Rights Initiative

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Southcom Chief Marks 20th Year of Human Rights Initiative
By Jim Garamone

The commander of U.S. Southern Command said countries where human rights are promoted are stable and secure, and militaries that respect and uphold human rights and the rule of law are welcomed, not feared, during a Human Rights Initiative Conference.



Published December 14, 2017 at 09:46AM
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Haley Says Iran Must Stop Destabilizing Behavior

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Haley Says Iran Must Stop Destabilizing Behavior
By Jim Garamone

Standing in front of an Iranian rocket fired at an international airport in Saudi Arabia, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Iran must stop all its destabilizing behavior.



Published December 14, 2017 at 09:10AM
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Face of Defense: Brothers End Guard Service in Joint Retirement Ceremony

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Face of Defense: Brothers End Guard Service in Joint Retirement Ceremony
By Eric Durr

Two brothers who deployed to Iraq together in 2005 marked the end of their service in the New York Army National Guard during a joint retirement ceremony at New York National Guard Headquarters, with a combined 63 years of service.



Published December 14, 2017 at 07:56AM
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How to Win Over DevOps Holdouts | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #ContinuousDelivery

It’s “time to move on from DevOps and continuous delivery.” This was the provocative title of a recent article in ZDNet, in which Kelsey Hightower, staff developer advocate at Google Cloud Platform, suggested that “software shops should have put these concepts into action years ago.” Reading articles like this or listening to talks at most DevOps conferences might make you think that we’re entering a post-DevOps world. But vast numbers of organizations still struggle to start and drive transformational changes. In fact, it’s incredibly common for software development projects to be late, to be built with poor quality, and to fail to meet the needs of users. Despite all the evidence that we should be doing DevOps, we can’t. read more
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DoD Shows Iranian Weapons as Proof of Tehran’s Duplicitous Ambitions

DoD Shows Iranian Weapons as Proof of Tehran’s Duplicitous Ambitions
By Jim Garamone

Successive U.S. administrations have warned of Iran’s malign influence in the Middle East, but lying in a hangar at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling is concrete proof that the Iranian regime is exporting arms to sow instability and promote violence throughout the region.


Published December 14, 2017 at 06:21AM
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Data Monetization? Cue the Chief Data Monetization Officer | @ExpoDX #DX #BigData #DataLake

Data Monetization! Data Monetization! Data Monetization! It’s the new mantra of many organizations. But what does “data monetization” really mean, how do you do it, and more importantly, who in the organization owns the job of “data monetization”? The role of Chief Data Officer (CDO) would seem to be a godsend to answer the data monetization challenge. They should be the catalyst in helping organizations to become more effective at leveraging data and analytics to power the digital transformation. read more
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