Our logo represents our our community's mission and heritage. Each element is symbolic.
  • Sword: the enduring symbol of military strength. This double-edged sword is positioned at the center to emphasize our military focus.
  • Lightning: representing the communications, electronics, and information technology fields.
  • Key: representing the security and intelligence fields.
  • Cloud: a symbol for cyberspace. All other elements come together through the cloud.*
  • Binary: translates to our motto**

*The usage of a cloud as a symbol for the Internet in computer network diagrams predate the specific technology known as cloud computing.
**only seen on later versions of the logo.