Agencies


HealthCare.gov to get dedicated CTO amid leadership changes

A new management structure is being put in place to run HealthCare.gov at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Cybersecurity research

Cyber staffing and NOAA mapping

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

'The critical link is giving people ownership'

Author Rod Pyle discusses what other agencies can learn from the culture and systems that have driven NASA's accomplishments.

NASA event coverage (06.11.2014).

The technology taking NASA to Mars

The space agency showcases some of its innovations, big and small.

Stephanie O’Sullivan

Does the intelligence community have a handle on its contractor workforce?

According to a GAO report, intelligence agencies lack an accurate picture of contractors costs and mission.

John Brennan

Brennan: Technological change tough for CIA

The CIA director also said that although digital footprints aid in tracking down terrorists, they increase the vulnerability of agents in the field.

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IGs seek better access to federal clouds

The breakdown of the VA's cloud email deal last year highlights the question of how to maintain oversight of cloud-based computer systems.

Lois Lerner screen capture: C-SPAN.

IRS email woes could have roots in creaky technology

A political battle between congressional Republicans and the White House may hinge on out-of-date computer systems.

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Top 100 contractors, flashcard apps and a DHS departure

News and notes from the federal IT community.

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SEC trying out the business information officer

CIO Thomas Bayer brought the idea to government from his time at Capital One.

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Cloud: Are we there yet?

Maria Roat, Kevin Dulany and others discuss what's next for FedRAMP.

Multiple Mobile Devices (Shutterstock)

3 rules for managing mobility

It is possible to balance data security and user flexibility -- if agencies follow these key guidelines.