The IT acquisition bill, modified since it first went to the Senate in 2013, was approved by voice vote.
Frank Kendall, the Pentagon undersecretary in charge of acquisition, outlined some tentative plans to streamline acquisition rules, ideally before the fiscal 2015 defense funding bill.
Ignore fads and focus on what the agency is looking to achieve, says Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board CIO Shawn Kingsberry.
Analysts see 'tremendous value' in data the government collects, but say infrastructure and policy prevent making the best use of it.
Private-sector successor to eHealth Exchange will focus on framework for data sharing and industry cooperation.
In first official visit to the West Coast tech mecca, Commerce secretary solicits partnerships on climate data and highlights new Census tool.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology has been on the defensive since it was revealed that the NSA subverted encryption standards.
Ten insights from IT leaders on the front lines of big-data deployments.
Cybersecurity is one of a few areas set to receive a boost, at the expense of troop strength.
Results of a study on barriers to government contracting are expected to be released in early March.