The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community
OCTOBER 17, 2017
We used these tools to keep pace with the Soviet threats and eventually used silicon, semiconductors and stealth to create an offset strategy to leapfrog their military. In the 21st century you need a scorecard to keep track of the threats: Russia, China, North Korea, Iran, ISIS in Yemen/Libya/Philippines, Taliban, Al-Qaeda, hackers for hire, etc. The solution is to understand that an innovation pipeline requires different people, processes, procedures, and metrics, then execution.