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NS2020 EIS: Another step forward for GSA

The agency's latest approach to telecom contracting builds on its past successes while embracing competition and innovation.

Pete Nicoletti is chief information security officer at Virtustream.

Finding security in the cloud

A few key considerations can make it a little easier to choose a cloud provider in a complex regulatory landscape.

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Purchase-card innovation, HHS re-orgs, email hacks and drone management

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Another cyber bill, a FedRAMP report card, cyber-ed partnerships and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Interior Department soars on Instagram

Social media is easier said than done for federal agencies, but the Interior Department's Instagram account is the very picture of success.

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OPM breach notifications, round two

New contracting papers show the feds are trying to avoid repeating the mistakes of the first round of OPM breach notifications.

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Navy drones, an innovation festival and predicting the grid

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Senate stalls on cybersecurity bill

Wrangling over amendments delays floor action on Senate cyber bill until September.

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Cyber sprint laggards tell their stories (anonymously)

Energy, Justice and Education posted three of the worst performances on the recent results from the federal government's 30-day cyber sprint. What gives? And are the numbers really that important?

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Work, Kendall talk tech superiority with DIUX leadership

The deputy Defense secretary and top acquisition official met Aug. 4 with the heads of DOD's new Silicon Valley outreach office.

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Infrastructure looks to government for cyber help

A new survey shows critical infrastructure providers expect the physical impact of cyberattacks to worsen.

NSA headquarters

NSA lawyer with cyber cred, former FBI CIO moves and more

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.