Images: Shyu, Acting ASA (ALT), checks out NIE 12.2 [Image 2 of 6]
Photo by Sgt. Sean Harriman
Col. Daniel Pinnell, the 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division commander, welcomes Heidi Shyu the acting assistant secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, during her walk through of a tactical communications center in the Network Integration Evaluation 12.2 at Fort Bliss, Texas, May 11, 2012. The NIE, conducted semi-annually, uses soldier feedback of network and non-network systems that are used in a robust operational environment to determine whether they perform as needed, conform to the network architecture and interoperable with existing systems.