The specific technologies change, but the research agency's director asserts that the "mission has been unchanged in 55 years."
Hewlett Packard, Northrop Grumman, Knowledge Consulting and Technica won the initial task orders.
The latest big-data initiative encourages developers to create APIs to streamline the process of applying for college aid, among other activities.
The Federal Acquisition Institute wants to develop mobile apps to help employees experiment with techniques and strategies in a low-risk environment.
FCW's Troy Schneider asks: In 2014, can something change everything?
A Virginia police official said the communications problems on the day of the Navy Yard shooting were a result of too much talking, not too little.
SSA was an early cloud computing adopter and is one of the few non-intelligence agencies to put big data to use.
The wireless robot-based program is aimed at disrupting the flow of contraband without putting agents in harms' way.
The GSA portal is aimed at building a dialogue between government and contractors.
Government faces a multitude of challenges in using big data effectively -- including legal obstacles and cultural barriers -- but experts say the reward is worth the risk.
Federal employees are much more likely to play fast and loose with mobile security than with a desktop computer, a new study says.
Veterans Affairs has not fully responded to questions from Congress about data breaches dating back almost two years.