The Congressional Research Service offers a detailed analysis of cybersecurity proposals being considered by lawmakers.
Republicans pointed out that the IRS has authority to reallocate some of its funding, and also criticized agency spending on employee bonuses and union activity.
In the rush to predict the future, many are passing up the opportunity to leverage big data's potential to form a more complete picture of how the world works, leading scientists say.
Pentagon officials are trying to do a better job of reaping the low-hanging fruit of cyberattack data to make their networks more secure.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
A GAO report says an inability to effectively implement agile and open source techniques contributed to delays and added a billion dollars to an immigration processing system's price tag.
The less discriminate act of phishing is apparently a Defense Department-wide problem.
The 18-page RFQ aims to establish a common contracting vehicle for agencies seeking vendors specializing in agile delivery services.
Pentagon CIO Terry Halvorsen says software is one of the missing pieces of the Joint Regional Security Stacks puzzle. DISA says it is getting closer to solving that puzzle.
Federal tech leaders are torn on how FedRAMP could help or hinder the monumental shift to commercial cloud.
HHS internal watchdog recommends automated IT for advance payments under the health care law.
Use of agency websites as the preferred avenue of citizen contact with government nearly doubled in just two years, says a new study.