Management


DHS on Instagram, an app for the border and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Managing a cyber crime scene

By treating a cybersecurity breach like a crime investigation, federal IT leaders can ensure a speedy response and aid in prosecution.

New fed incubator, OASIS on-ramps and NIST guidance

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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DHS cyber division opens up on R&D

A three-day event in D.C. is highlighting technologies developed and fostered by DHS S&T's Cyber Security Division.

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Chaffetz announces new IT subcommittee

Incoming oversight chairman also promises a less personal tone to hearings.

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For fun and profit: Data entrepreneurs size up Recreation.gov RFP

Open-data advocates want to see developers build booking websites and apps to compete with the longtime vendor at Recreation.gov.

Screen capture of HealthCare.gov in November 2014.

Few hiccups for HealthCare.gov during open enrollment

Several thousand users registering for new accounts were put in an online waiting room for an average of about three minutes, but otherwise the site was able to support demand.

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The government shouldn't play matchmaker

A recent GAO report on government efforts to link small companies with prime contractors is fraught with risk.

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Outgoing Intelligence chairman warns of cyber vulnerabilities

Retiring Michigan Republican Mike Rogers’ valedictory is the latest in a series of dire warnings about the need to bolster cyber defenses.

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Why 2015 will be the year of talent

ACT-IAC'S Rick Holgate and Dan Chenok look ahead to what's next for federal IT in 2015.

GSA Administrator and 2014 Government Eagle Award winner Dan Tangherlini

Power outage, disaster data, FedRAMP approval and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Fed 100 nominations: Time is running out!

Nominations are due by Dec. 23 -- submit yours today!

Who's Fed 100-worthy?

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Federal 100 awards. Get the details and submit your picks!