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Rana Lahiri and Mark DeRosa.

How data analytics can improve real property management

Real estate is a massive (and complicated) part of agency operations. Leading-edge analytics help make the most of existing footprints.

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Huge Heartbleed data theft logged

An FBI warning says an attacker is targeting personal data and valuable intellectual property, such as information related to the development of medical devices and equipment.

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McClure to Veris, Microsoft in court, tech transfer at Los Alamos and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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USDS additions, Google dorking and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

IEEE Center for Secure Design report.

Defective by design?

IEEE's Computer Society Center for Secure Design has identified a number of security concerns for software architects to recognize and avoid.

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Tactical clouds, techie politicians and better bandwidth for the troops

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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600 million reasons to embrace Energy Star

Congress may mandate more data center efficiency, but CIOs shouldn't wait.

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PreCheck, Global Entry programs pass milestones

TSA continues to expand traveler programs and work through data hiccups.

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Traffic cybersecurity gets a red light

Researchers have demonstrated relatively easy access to networked traffic systems.

Kris van Riper and Jean Martin

How to hire millennials

What agencies must do to build the next generation of tech talent.

Michael Hettinger

Federal acquisition: Art or science?

Mike Hettinger argues that we need acquisition officials who understand not only the letter of the FAR, but also the spirit of its intent.

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$500 million in HealthCare.gov spending explained

An IG report details 60 contracts that went into building the Federally Facilitated Marketplace.