The head of the Federal Acquisition Service says “category hallways” will be beacons to federal buyers and suppliers looking for ways to manage the procurement process.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
The formerly feds-only project is a one-stop shop for agencies to find and buy shared services.
Although tools to combat insider threats are maturing, DOD and the intelligence community know that technology is just part of the solution.
Why advocates of data localization are missing the real security risks.
The technology itself is transformative, but Michael Garland argues that the term creates problems and confusion.
Tales from the trenches about why it's so hard to get buy-in for cyber and other IT initiatives.
Legislators have a new way of targeting spending that could bring benefits and burdens for agencies.
A think tank wants to separate technical architecture from issues of high policy to smooth cross-border Internet conflicts.
News and notes from around the federal IT community
CIOs might initially feel out of place in the world of e-discovery, but their information expertise is essential to the process, writes Recommind's Phil Favro.
Lt. Gen. Michael Basla says IT budget reporting is a "deficiency" that he hopes to begin to address before his retirement in November.