Thursday, June 23, 2011

Navy Cyber Forces Change of Command

RDML Herbert surprises her Navy SEAL husband, Roger, with a retirement shadowbox at her promotion in September 2010.

Rear Admiral Gretchen S. Herbert relieved Rear Admiral Thomas P. Meek on 22 June as Commander, Navy Cyber Forces Command at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek. 

Navy Cyber Forces (CYBERFOR) is the Navy's global Type Commander (TYCOM) to organize, man, train, equip, and maintain Cyber/C5I forces and activities to generate current and future readiness afloat and ashore. C5I and Cyber include Command, Control, Communications, and Computer Systems; Networks and Architectures; Combat System Interoperability; Cryptology/Signals Intelligence; Computer Network Operations; Electronic Warfare; Information Operations; Intelligence; and Space disciplines.

CYBERFOR ensures the Navy's Information Dominance Corps balances requirements and resources to meet mission capabilities.

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