The legislation would also target insider threats in the wake of the leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
Move could fast-track IT procurement reform, as the House added its version to the defense authorization bill in June.
The next phase of the Commercial Crew Program will "spur American ingenuity," NASA chief says.
The Office of Management and Budget has set a 2017 deadline for agencies to deploy continuous monitoring tools.
The measure includes oversight authority aimed at ensuring the accuracy of spending data, a provision lacking in companion Senate legislation.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency looks for new challenges in a post-Iraq, post-Afghanistan world.
The Defense Department's mobile technology pilot programs provide a fast track for the use of smartphones and tablet PCs at the Pentagon and in the field.
New framework aids in FedRAMP compliance for all 22 department components.
The problems with large federal IT projects are deep, broad and mostly immune to quick fixes. So what's to be done?
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration needs to begin work immediately to help mitigate a pending gap in polar-orbiting weather satellite coverage.
As Congress asks questions about small business status, acquisition experts say inter-firm associations are the real issue.
Best practices, clear lines of authority would have saved HealthCare.gov, say former officials -- and most reforms could be made under current law.