While Congress debates the next step in DHS funding, the department is preparing for the worst.
Acting Defense Department CIO Halvorsen told a House Armed Services subcommittee that consolidating DOD data centers could require legislation.
GAO said implementation of its recommendations is "critical" to Congress getting good information from the IRS.
The spy agency wants to better integrate cybersecurity into its traditional human intelligence operations.
Former Justice Department CIO Van Hitch says it's not too early for his former colleagues to get ready to use their new authority.
Steve Kelman notes that sometimes the most effective efforts are also the easiest.
While a lapse in funding would have little “immediate operational impact” on cybersecurity, the longer-term ripple effects could be serious.
GAO report questions agencies' approach to executive performance reviews.
The military's traditional, top-down way of operating is being challenged by the non-diffuse nature of computer networks, says Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, head of Army Cyber Command.
By putting the government's management of IT acquisitions and operations on the High Risk List, GAO has ensured it will finally get the attention it deserves.
Negotiated agreement means the reverse auction provider, suspended late last month, can resume federal business now that Chairman Ali Saadat has resigned.
Richard Young finds the smaller Foreign Agricultural Service a more IT-intensive post than his old job at DHS.
FITARA gives Congress new tools for getting answers, and key legislators remain focused. But will it actually work?
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
A driving force behind FITARA, the former Hill staffer has opened his own consulting firm.
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