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Lockheed Martin

'Data is the new oil' -- a window into cyber forensics

A visit to Lockheed Martin's cyber forensics facility shows just how much cyber intelligence is in private hands.

CHESS Project Director Thomas Neff.

Can the Army build on ITES-2S momentum?

The key to the ongoing success of the Army's IT contracting vehicle is incorporating cloud and cybersecurity solutions into the next iteration.

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Critical infrastructure cyberattacks increase across the Americas

A report from the Organization of American States shows cybersecurity is a hemispheric concern.

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Information-sharing bill on tap in House Homeland panel

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul’s bill offers liability protections for firms to share cyber-threat information with the government.

DHS vets apps, GSA turns on the lights and DOE invests more in supercomputers

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Skip the buzz, get to the innovation

For DHS CIOs, beating the other guy at innovation is sometimes a matter of life and death.

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Unpacking Terry Halvorsen’s 3 reasons for pursuing BYOD

Bob Stevens contends that the Pentagon's test program is proof of BYOD's importance.

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Who's responsible for the autonomous killer robots?

A new report explores the legal, moral and practical concerns of fully autonomous weapons.

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Pentagon explores multiple paths to electronic warfare acquisition

Innovation is increasingly crucial to EW, says Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Katrina McFarland.

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Agencies seek at least $75 million in digital service funding

Most CFO Act agencies have made budget requests to fund Digital Services teams.

Victor Gavin the Navy

Mobile: It's not just IT, it's an adventure

PEO-EIS Victor Gavin says the Navy wants to adopt not only new technologies, but also a mobile mindset.

The 2015 redesign of Commerce.gov

GPO designs Commerce website, coalition battles botnets and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.