Download the report to review the U.S. Army budget, priorities, and upcoming contracting opportunities as identified by Bloomberg Government’s team of expert analysts.
Among the top takeaways:
- For fiscal 2019, the Army requested large research funding increases to respond to technological threats from Russia and other potential major adversaries.
- The Army is investing more in both personnel and equipment to improve readiness, the better to deter potential aggression. Among the growth areas from fiscal 2017 through 2019, depot maintenance (35 percent) and training activities (35 percent) stand out.
- Bloomberg Government estimates that about 29 percent, or about $1.3 billion, of the Army’s $4.4 billion fiscal 2019 IT budget is set aside for cybersecurity.