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We are home to the DOD’s top scientists, engineers, and technicians in the information warfare battlespace.
We are forward-based, forward-deployed and globally positioned with America’s warfighters.
We are where America’s naval forces are.

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Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic

Our Mission

Conduct research, development, prototyping, engineering, test and evaluation, installation, and sustainment of integrated information warfare capabilities and services across all warfighting domains with an emphasis on Expeditionary Tactical Capabilities & Enterprise IT and Business Systems in order to drive innovation and warfighter information advantage.

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Meet Our Team

"With our nation’s pacing threats in mind, we must develop, integrate and maintain our approach of strategic deterrence."

Capt. Nicole Nigro, Commanding Officer

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Tomorrow’s Tech Leaders: NIWC Atlantic Cultivates HBCU Talent Pipeline in South Carolina

by Steve Ghiringhelli, NIWC Atlantic Public Affairs Office - 21 Feb 2024 - News

Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic signed its fourth partnership agreement with a South Carolina historically black college and university (HBCU) on Feb. 20 to continue developing pipelines of high-tech talent in the region.

NIWC Atlantic Selection for SSTM for Cyber Capability Development

by Alex Jackson, NIWC Atlantic Public Affairs - 16 Feb 2024 - Press Release

I am pleased to announce the competitive selection of Mr. Michael Bartgis as the NIWC Atlantic Senior Science and Technology Manager (SSTM) for Cyber Capability Development. In this role Mr. Bartgis will lead NIWC Atlantic research, development, test and evaluation of cyber capability development and deployment.

Adm. Daryl Caudle observes final testing of NMRO system at NIWC Atlantic performed by USS Mitscher Sailors

by U.S. Fleet Forces Command Public Affairs - 15 Feb 2024 - News

During Adm. Daryl Caudle’s, commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, (right of center) visit to the Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic software test laboratory at Naval Station Norfolk Naval Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (NMRO) Co-lead Glen Vanderziel (left) explains functional capabilities of the new system while Sailors stationed on USS Mitscher (DDG 57) performed the final system test, Feb. 13, 2024.

Legends of NIWC Atlantic

The Legends of NIWC Atlantic series is an effort to highlight all the great things our workers do across the command and for our warfighters. Do you know someone in your department or competency that should be highlighted for their excellence? If so, please let us know by using the contact form at the bottom of the Legends page. Thanks in advance for your participation in helping us recognize and honor the work of NIWC Atlantic employees!

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