FedRAMP is a good first step, argues one security expert, but in the end, the customer is responsible for taking steps to prevent, detect and respond to cyber adversaries.
To manage the risks and maximize the opportunities, agencies keep five key considerations in mind.
In the government's battle to streamline operations and cut costs, cloud-based unified communications offer a quick win.
Agency human capital leaders must adjust their performance management plans to reflect the changes President Trump is promising.
Many agencies still create multi-billion-dollar budgets in Excel spreadsheets, making it difficult to avoid the exact kind of waste the Office of Management and Budget wants to eliminate.
New technologies are bringing citizens into the halls of government, and redefining how citizens collaborate in the future.
Making agencies more appealing to the youngest generation of workers has the added benefit of strengthening the entire federal workforce.
Agencies have taken admirable, if cautious, steps to modernize their IT, but wholesale change is needed. Proposed budget cuts just might force that to happen.
Alan Balutis argues that government needs a good shake-up.
The author argues that government could eliminate identity-based breaches by 2021, if agencies leverage advances in identity management under CDM.
Grants will likely require sharped mission and performance, with many of the funding decisions devolving to the states.
To provide a robust defense and protect the identity-based perimeter, government agencies must consider new thinking and approaches.