Congress is requiring the appointment of a high-level cyber adviser to oversee offense, defense, resources, personnel, acquisition and technology.
Companies that don’t get in front of changed federal circumstances are “going to get left behind.”
Just because the president is likely to get the budget first is no guarantee he will sign it first – and the order is everything.
A key finding of a new study: Competition can prod incumbents to perform well and incentivize others to come in and produce better solutions.
A bipartisan pair of appropriators wants to proceed with at least part of FITARA as stand-alone legislation.
The 300-page report is aimed at balancing national security concerns with protections for privacy and civil liberties.
Although the number of federal teleworkers has risen to 300,000, that's still less than one-third of those eligible to do so.
The bill reduces the impact of the sequester but will force lawmakers to agree on specific spending cuts.
A new architecture will allow third-party providers to create apps aimed at various industry segments that use the agency's procurement information.
When given the opportunity at a private briefing to respond to assessments and criticisms of the department's IT security posture, VA officials declined to comment.
A coalition of industry groups is asking lawmakers to keep supply-chain restrictions out of upcoming funding bills.
A revised version of the Pentagon policy bill could be considered in the House this week, but IT acquisition reform will have to wait until at least 2014.