The surge in ransomware attacks could have the unintended effect of getting reticent companies to share cyber threat indicators with government.
A final endorsement from the European Commission is likely this summer, but despite American clarifications, Europeans are likely to keep challenging U.S. data practices.
What top digital leaders say is needed for true transformation.
A White House effort is looking to eradicate biases from crime data, to make it more useful in machine-learning applications.
At least one federal tech chief has become convinced that instead of prolonged, incremental modernization of legacy IT, agencies should just rewrite their entire systems in a modern environment.
Scale, security and compliance requirements make moving to the cloud challenging for federal CIOs, but the FedRAMP program provides a viable path forward.
The head of the Transportation Security Administration faced tough questions from lawmakers on speeding airport screening lines.
A proposed amendment to the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act seeks to make broad but incremental changes to acquisition rules across government.
The tax agency relaunched Get Transcript with a security setup that it plans to incorporate into other tools, and acknowledged that not all taxpayers will be able to access the new system.
Transportation Department veteran Jason Gray quietly took the tech reins at Education late last month.
Vice President Joe Biden, the public face of the administration's Cancer Moonshot, announced the release of the National Cancer Institute's Genomic Data Commons, a public-facing data platform that allows researchers to access, analyze and upload genomic health data to advance cancer research.
"Too often, the most agile and innovative companies are unwilling to work with government," the Office of Science and Technology Policy document says.