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    AWS lawsuit alleges 'improper pressure' from Trump on JEDI

    President Donald Trump personally steered a $10-billion cloud computing contract away from frontrunner Amazon Web Services out of personal and political animus against Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, according to the details of a lawsuit released publicly Dec. 9.


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    FCW Insider: Dec. 12

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 12/12/2019

  • Cybersecurity
    eye behind data (Titima Ongkantong/Shutterstock.com)

    CISA subpoena bill set to land

    The legislation will make a number of changes from a proposal submitted by DHS, narrowing the scope of the authorities to critical infrastructure IT and only for cybersecurity purposes. 12/11/2019

  • Congress
    cyber specialists (Air Force photo by J.M. Eddins Jr.)

    House passes 2020 NDAA

    The Democratic-led House successfully passed the final version of the 2020 defense policy bill, which includes a three-year intelligence authorization bill and several tech investments. 12/11/2019

  • Cybersecurity
    system security (Titima Ongkantong/Shutterstock.com)

    Report: aviation industry playing catch up on cybersecurity

    A new report from the Atlantic Council argues that aircrafts have become highly complex, "flying data centers," but the industry and government are behind on protecting them from cyber threats and sabotage. 12/11/2019

  • Management
    health data (bixstock/Shutterstock.com)

    NDAA redesigns oversight of $20B in health record modernization

    A provision in the National Defense Authorization Act reconfigures the existing DOD-VA Interagency Program Office to serve as a hub for interoperability and management issues as the two agencies progress in separate but linked implementations of commercial health records systems. 12/11/2019

    tech budget (Sergey Nivens/Shutterstock.com)

    Lawmakers address federal pay inequities

    The Locality Pay Equity Act would get rid of discrepancies in policies between General Schedule and Federal Wage System workers 12/11/2019

  • agile (Elnur/Shutterstock.com)

    A government agile veteran reflects

    Steve Kelman talks with the Navy's Justin Fanelli about lessons learned over a decade of federal agile projects. 12/11/2019

  • Cybersecurity
    security breach (Song_about_summer/Shutterstock.com)

    Advisory group looks to redesign federal cyber response

    The National Infrastructure Advisory Council wants new agencies to tackle "existential" cyber threats. 12/11/2019

  • Defense
    soldier and IoT sensor network

    18F gets into defense and intel

    The innovation squad turns its talents to technology and acquisition challenges facing defense and intelligence agencies. 12/11/2019

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