For some agencies, the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act and accompanying guidance dovetail with initiatives already begun. For others, implementation will be a tougher row to hoe.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Agency CIO jobs are about to get more powerful, and potentially more interesting.
Maj. Gen. Daniel O'Donohue told communications officers that their contributions are not being overshadowed by cyber specialists.
News and notes from around the federal IT community
Law enforcement agencies want Congress to require firms offering secure communications apps and devices to provide a means to access encrypted data.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology funds the Identity Ecosystem Steering Group, bringing together disparate interests to solve the password puzzle.
The USAF is still the biggest user of the contracting vehicle, but officials predict that will change in the next year or two.
Three months after the Marine Corps commandant issued IT-focused guidance, CIO Brig. Gen. Kevin Nally offered an update on how the Corps is meeting key goals, from network consolidation to mobility.
The first of three sessions on the NS2020 strategy provided a glimpse of industry concerns about the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract.
FirstNet has released its first draft request for proposals.
Kymm McCabe warns that overly aggressive oversight is costing a fortune and killing off needed communication.