Well-designed IaaS deployments can allow failures to happen without the customer and their users noticing.
The legislation aligns with changes supported by the Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency.
The push to get a new system in place by September 2015 comes as ICE is digging its way out of an abandoned effort with Raytheon to replace an aging, Cobol-based system.
The use of unsecured networks to oversee many aspects of military logistics raises the possibility of malware attacks.
In the ongoing quest to save money, many agencies are turning to flexible, communal office space -- and are redefining work in the process.
The modernization effort is running into a familiar problem: trying to update legacy tech while simultaneously keeping the system running.
Former USDA CIO Chris Smith, now AT&T's vice president of technology, says government is coping reasonably well but could do more to lead.
Agencies are all too familiar with budget-driven belt-tightening. Here’s how the private sector is adapting.
An IG report blames poor implementation by HP and inconsistent oversight by NASA as major obstacles to fulfilling the contract.
The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract could be worth as much as $350 million over five years.
The bulk collection program was described as "low probability but high impact" by one witness, while an industry official warned of the economic consequences of a loss of trust in the U.S. tech sector.
Some of the most troubling issues have been at DHS, the agency charged with leading federal cybersecurity efforts.