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What, exactly, does a digital service team do?

At the Commerce Department, Mike Kruger is mapping out a plan.

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Air Force, Intel take a crack at malware market

FCW recently visited the Air Force Academy’s Center of Innovation, where a team of researchers is trying to take large swaths of malware off the market with the help of Intel Corp.

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Getting agile -- with acquisition and development alike

Switching to cloud-based services and agile development is as much about changing agency culture as it is about technology.

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Private-sector drones test friendly foreign skies

Amazon says the FAA's approach to regulating unmanned aerial systems is outdated.

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CMS releases new data exchange rule for health records

The comment period on the proposed EHR rule ends May 29.

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Data.gov help desk, FTC tech office and credit card theft

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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18F is growing up fast

Launched a year ago with 15 employees, 18F is expected to have nearly a hundred soon.

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Warren: VISTA is here to stay

The pending move by DoD to a system based on a commercial health record system won't alter the data sharing relationship with VA, says the acting CIO.

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Security-proofing agency business processes

Technology and business teams must come together to address the risks to systems and software that increasingly reside in cloud-based environments.

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Amazon latest FAA drone certificate holder

The 48th experimental airworthiness certificate was granted for a design presented to the FAA by Amazon Logistics.

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Environmental datasets, reverse auction legislation and military email

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Cyber commander wants more offense

National Security Agency Director Adm. Michael Rogers calls for more offense, while Sen. John McCain blasts the administration for lack of effective deterrence.

The 2015 Federal 100

Meet 100 women and men who are doing great things in federal IT.