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Thune seeks answers on White House cyber breach

The chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee wants to know if any personal or policy information was stolen.

"Big Data Goes Mainstream" front cover.

Delivering on the promise of big data

Agencies have moved beyond the buzzword and are making big data part of their everyday missions.

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DISA cloud providers, DHS streamlining, a new IT management bill and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Air Force setting up separate Silicon Valley office

The USAF will open an office in Silicon Valley that will complement the one the Pentagon plans.

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NASA plays show-and-tell on the Hill

America's space agency took to Capitol Hill to show lawmakers the tech advances taxpayers' dollars are buying -- and how they could help humans reach Mars.

Cloud SIN, space tech, fed data and transition planning

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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DOD tech deficits, NASA grants, a FirstNet industry day and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community

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Marine cyber commander reassures comm officers

Maj. Gen. Daniel O'Donohue told communications officers that their contributions are not being overshadowed by cyber specialists.

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IARPA, IBM look to advance quantum computing

IBM scientists say they have solved a crucial problem in quantum computing, just in time for an upcoming IARPA event on the subject.

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OSTP, USDS, 18F gather the techies to talk data and design

The inaugural get-together of "moveForward(100)" gave Internet specialists a platform for sharing successes and upcoming projects.

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State to set up analytics office

The State Department's new strategic plan calls for a greater focus on harnessing big data.

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Another CIO retirement, Lerner's email and an unpatched software alert

News and notes from around the federal IT community

The 2015 Federal 100

Meet 100 women and men who are doing great things in federal IT.