DECOMMISSIONING OF THE COMMERCIAL VIRTUAL REMOTE (CVR) ENVIRONMENT:
1 NAVADMINs are known that
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R 031311Z JUN 21 MID200000908387U
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
PASS TO OFFICE CODES:
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INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC//N2N6//
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N2N6/JUN//
SUBJ/DECOMMISSIONING OF THE COMMERCIAL VIRTUAL REMOTE (CVR) ENVIRONMENT//
REF/A/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N2N6/172159ZMAR20//
REF/B/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N2N6/022018ZAPR20//
REF/D/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N2N6/061338ZAPR21//
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NARR/ REF A IS NAVADMIN 068-20, EFFECTIVE USE OF REMOTE WORK OPTIONS. R
EF B IS NAVADMIN 093-20 COMMERCIAL VIRTUAL REMOTE (CVR) COLLABORATION
ENVIRONMENT (CORRECTED COPY).
REF C IS DOD CIO MEMO DECOMMISSIONING OF THE COMMERCIAL VIRTUAL REMOTE
REF D IS NAVADMIN 074-21 COMMERCIAL VIRTUAL REMOTE (CVR) TEAMS SUNSET
REF E IS NAVADMIN 063-21 END OF LIFE (EOL) OF COMMERCIAL VIRTUAL REMOTE (CVR)
TEAMS AND PROTECTING CONTROLLED UNCLASSIFIED INFORMATION (CUI).//
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RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN cancels references (a) and (b).
2. Per reference (c), the Department of Defense (DoD) Chief Information
Officer (CIO) will decommission the Commercial Virtual Remote (CVR)
Environment on June 15, 2021. As a result of CVR decommissioning, the Navy
will utilize a single Microsoft Office 365 (M365) collaboration and
productivity cloud named FLANK SPEED. It provides a more secure operating
environment and, over time, will deliver additional tools to support a more
productive Navy workforce. Per reference (d), Navy active CVR users will
gain access to FLANK SPEED on June 8, 2021. NMCI O365 users will begin
phased migration on June 8, 2021 and be complete by July 2021. Follow-on
user phasing will be coordinated with Echelon II CIOs to meet mission
requirements as network performance allows.
3. There is no DoD or Navy enterprise plan to save the data located on
CVR. The entire CVR environment will be disabled and data will no longer be
retrievable as of June 16, 2021. Users are responsible for downloading data
they wish to retain from CVR and saving it to a Navy location (e.g., user
document folders, user H: drive, FLANK SPEED OneDrive or NMCI M365 OneDrive)
no later than June 15, 2021.
a. The FLANK SPEED Authority to Operate (ATO) permits processing and
storage of controlled unclassified information (CUI) data types, as listed in
DoDI 5200.48, up to moderate impact Personally Identifiable Information
(PII). Per reference (e), all policies for handling permitted CUI data types
1) The following data type exceptions are not authorized on FLANK
(a) Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
information, to include Protected Health Information (PHI)
(b) Navy Nuclear Propulsion Information (NNPI)
(c) Law Enforcement Sensitive (LES) data
2) Authorization for data types in paragraph 3.a.1 are planned as
part of future capability releases. Users will be notified when these data
types are authorized. Current Navy network users routinely working with
these data types will not migrate to FLANK SPEED until authorized.
b. The FLANK SPEED portal provides directions on how to download and
save data stored in CVR and other useful information and is located at: https
4. Access to FLANK SPEED.
a. Will not initially be available from personal mobile devices. This
will be a future capability.
b. Will be available from Navy Non-classified Internet Protocol Router
Network (NIPRnet) and commercial internet with the following stipulations:
1) Requires Common Access Card (CAC) authentication.
2) Government furnished desktops/laptops will have full functionality
when accessing from the NIPRnet, whether from the office or via Virtual
Private Network (VPN) over a commercial internet.
3) Access from commercial internet, whether by government furnished
or personally owned desktops/laptops, requires the use of a web browser. Data
uploads and downloads will not be allowed.
5. All Navy Commanding Officers should ensure that their commands understand
the actions they must take before CVR is decommissioned.
6. Request widest dissemination. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until
7. Released by VADM Jeffrey E. Trussler, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations
for Information Warfare, OPNAV N2N6.//