Lt. Gen. Ronnie Hawkins, who earned a reputation as a cost-cutter, says leveraging more efficient IT has been key.
General Services Administration makes self-imposed deadline for the successor to Networx -- albeit barely.
It has been more than two years since Lockheed Martin nabbed a $4.6 billion contract to manage DOD's global data network.
IG finds "potential criminal activity," but the investigation is on hold pending settlement of a dispute with a vendor over software licensing rights.
David Bowen, the Defense Health Agency's director of health IT, has a seriously complex to-do list.
While Congress debates the next step in DHS funding, the department is preparing for the worst.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
DNI James Clapper is less worried about a cyber Pearl Harbor than death from a thousand cuts.
The department is seeking an increase in information security spending from $156 million in 2015 to $180.3 million for 2016.
Acting Defense Department CIO Halvorsen told a House Armed Services subcommittee that consolidating DOD data centers could require legislation.
"They do a great job of setting expectations," said Dave Lewan of ForeSee, which rated five of SSA's sites in the latest list of top 10 federal websites.
President Obama's proposal to boost government coordination with the private sector got a warm welcome in the House Homeland Security Committee.