All agencies are required to designate a senior official at the assistant secretary level to oversee records management policy, but not all have.
Included in the $612 billion House-passed defense bill are some of Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry's proposals for overhauling military purchasing.
After the House voted overwhelmingly to rein in the NSA's bulk-data collection program, the Senate is set for a showdown.
Rising Star awards honor individuals doing great things today -- and who are likely to be filling the senior slots tomorrow.
News in Brief
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Hackers will hack. Can Congress help protect Americans' personal information? And should states be pushed aside in the interest of uniformity?
At the Pentagon's first-ever Laboratory Day, researchers from Air Force, Army and Navy labs won $45 million to develop quantum computing.
The rise of criminal shared services has been startling, says the FBI’s John Riggi. "The bad guys have figured out that cooperation works."
The Marine Corps' top IT leader is winding down a 34-year career.
Excepted-service hiring authority is a welcome tool for some agencies, but it's temporary relief in the ongoing struggle to snatch up digital services talent — and it has been a long time coming.
An ambitious deadline to transition U.S. control over a key piece of global Internet architecture to an international multi-stakeholder group will likely not be met.
"You can't manage what you can't measure," was the message delivered by Sen. Tom Carper.
ACT-IAC's "Management of Change" conference will try to pin down the un-pinnable: a culture of innovation.
Analysts say Defense Secretary Ashton Carter needs to seize the reins of the bureaucracy to push innovation.
Once a "poster child for IT," the IRS's high-profile problems are now all too similar to those experienced by other agencies.