The government plans to move to a continuous evaluation method for security clearances, which will require new IT systems to store and search through data.
The agency has made public a pair of documents detailing takeaways from the longer-than-expected transition.
The multiple components at the department have an existing architecture of databases "not conducive to effective implementation," report finds.
Fiscal 2015 budget request would boost funding for IT security, but legislators have their doubts.
Leaders throughout the organization need to join forces to more systematically and proactively address security threats
In January, the government warned of the potentially dire consequences if the financial management back end of HealthCare.gov were not up and running by mid-March. Mid-March has arrived, and the system has not yet been built.
Extension intended to provide smooth transition to SEWP V.
Technology can simultaneously amplify mistakes and make them easier for customers – in the government’s case, citizens – to see.
Major IT projects require a "do, or do not" approach, say those who have been through the wringer.
CIO Teri Takai said four companies are currently approved to run cloud services for the military, though only one has been publicly disclosed.
Few people care about what happens to a device, points out Good Technology CTO Nicko van Someren, but most care what happens to the data on it.
A renewed focus on improving IT delivery in the wake of HealthCare.gov’s troubles includes intervening earlier in the development cycle and examining the direction and risk of projects at the pilot stage.