By Thomas A. Pugh
This edition of the Army Communicator highlights the global, enterprise and expeditionary nature of our operations while fully acknowledging our newly selected distinguished members of the Regiment and their massive contribution to our history. I invite you to read the article to familiarize yourself with our "Chief of Signal Awards Program" and use it to continue to recognize the superb individuals of our Signal Corps.
By MAJ Alexander Vukcevic Michael R. Grimaila and James N. Mark
In this article, we present the preliminary findings of our research into the strengths and weaknesses of the existing Goal 1 Waiver program. We then propose a short term method to prioritize requests, discuss the benefits of a unified taxonomy, and explore an automated collaboration solution to streamline the process. This central tool would manage the request process from submission to formal accounting, deliver information to stakeholders, manage digital signatures, and provide decision makers with relevant metrics and analysis.