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U.S. Central Command hires first-ever chief technology officer
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U.S. Central Command hires first-ever chief technology officer

New CentCom tech officer taking on cyber threats Lloyd Sowers reports. TAMPA, Fla. - Many people take their jobs seriously, but Schuyler "Sky" Moore says lives depend on the new technology she will help develop for U.S. soldiers, sailors and marines.  "It’s hard to overstate how important it is really," says the 30-year-old Los Angeles native who is already a renowned expert on technology that could help win wars in the future. She has been hired as the first-ever chief technology officer at U.S. Central Command at MacDill A.F.B. in Tampa.  "If I look at the tech landscape five years ago, what’s available now is completely different and beyond what we could have imagined," Moore shared. She assumes her post at the same joint command where, more than 30 years ago, Gen. Norman Schwarzkop...