The House Homeland Security Committee passed a bill that would put a manager in place to foster more acquisition innovation at the Department of Homeland Security.
Grants will likely require sharped mission and performance, with many of the funding decisions devolving to the states.
The head of the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental says his goal is to drive culture change in the DOD's acquisition and innovation processes rather than make DIUx the acquisition arm of the DOD.
There are serious obstacles to moving air traffic operations away from the FAA, despite calls to do so in the president's budget.
Inaccurate assumptions in the Census Bureau's 2016 test plan are contributing to the agency's underestimation of what the 2020 enumeration will cost.
The CIO Council wants agencies to modernize using shared cloud-supported solutions and hosted APIs.
The FAA has NextGen DataComm capabilities working at some of the busiest airports in the U.S., but the White House proposes shifting air traffic control to a private entity, which some say could blunt the effort.
Without confirmed subcabinet officials, President Donald Trump's executive order calling for a federal government reorganization will be managed by agency chiefs and career executives.
As Trump's budget proposal points to policy priorities, these tech issues are sure to shape government's operational agenda.
As promised, a budget blueprint from the Trump administration prioritizes military and homeland security spending, and pays for increases with dramatic cuts to civilian agencies.
Protecting federal networks and data, followed by protecting critical infrastructure, are the Trump administration's cyber priorities, the homeland security advisor says.
FirstNet's top lawyer said the bid protest holding up the $6.5 billion contract award could be resolved "in the next several days."