An M109A7 Paladin Integrated Management Howitzer fires rounds during a test at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz.

Future Fires: Integrating technology solutions

Army leaders are looking to the future force and seeking to be revolutionary in their thinking about integrating technology, according to current guidance from Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno. Army researchers are exploring technology......READ MORE

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MISSION

Mission Statement:
Provide our Soldiers a decisive advantage in any mission by developing, acquiring, fielding, and sustaining the world's best equipment and services and leveraging technologies and capabilities to meet current and future Army needs.

Vision Statement:
Highly efficient, effective, agile organization responsible for acquiring, developing, delivering, supporting and sustaining the most capable affordable systems and services for our Soldiers. Enabling our Soldiers to dominate the battlespace, safely and securely. Enabling our Soldiers to achieve first look, first strike advantage with unprecedented speed and accuracy.

LEADERS

"The Army of today is developing many of the most technically advanced systems and technologies in human history. There is no cookie-cutter approach to acquisition. While we focus on some of its inherent challengescost, performance and schedule risks as well as funding instabilityit is worthwhile to note that we continue to succeed in fielding the best-equipped Army in the world. However, moving the world's largest land force forward requires an ongoing commitment to learning and innovation."

Army Acquisition Executive & Assistant Secretary, Acquisition, Logistics and Technology - Hon. Heidi Shyu

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