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.
NTIA still faces headwinds in Congress about Internet domain control.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
The spy agency wants to better integrate cybersecurity into its traditional human intelligence operations.
While a lapse in funding would have little “immediate operational impact” on cybersecurity, the longer-term ripple effects could be serious.
VA CIO Steph Warren was "disappointed" that a VISTA solution would not prevail at the Pentagon.
By putting the government's management of IT acquisitions and operations on the High Risk List, GAO has ensured it will finally get the attention it deserves.
The military's traditional, top-down way of operating is being challenged by the non-diffuse nature of computer networks, says Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, head of Army Cyber Command.
The detection tech is the second to emerge from Science and Technology Directorate's Transition to Practice program.