Posted on September 08, 2022 | 02:40
WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News/Sputnik – September 08, 2022) The Department of Defense must be able to rapidly create and deploy artificial intelligence (AI) and other software in ways that sweep new ways into all aspects of US armed forces to maintain its lead in the military field. capabilities, the authors of an upcoming report said during a Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) podcast meeting.
“A military’s ability to deploy and update software, including AI models faster than its adversaries, is likely to become one of the greatest determinants of relative military strength,” he said. said the former director of the Defense Department’s Joint AI Center.
General John Shanahan said Wednesday at the meeting.
Shanahan co-authored the report, “Software Defined Warfare,” with veteran Silicon Valley executive Nand Mulchandani. who is now the CIA’s first director of technology.
“Technology and software is eating the world (and) … any organization that doesn’t take technology seriously can be eaten alive,” Mulchandani said at the meeting.
The Department of Defense needs a new design and architecture that will allow it to be much more flexible, scale on demand, and dynamically adapt to changing conditions, the two authors said.