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  • Cloud
    virtualization

    OPM built COVID dashboard on a shoestring

    Office of Personnel Management used a purchase card to kick off cloud-based emergency response data dashboard. 09/23/2020

  • Comment
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    Don't tap COVID relief for IT modernization funds

    Taxpayer money spent on the response to the pandemic should be targeted and temporary, with significant transparency and accountability, and should not include a proposed $1 billion addition to the Technology Modernization Fund. 09/23/2020

  • Defense
    PEO Mr. Ross Guckert, hosting the virtual change of charter ceremony for Project Manager Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) Thursday, July 30, 2020. Photo credit: Laura Edwards, Army PEO EIS Graphic Designer

    Prioritizing talent, diversity to boost modernization at PEO EIS

    Ross Guckert, the new program executive officer for enterprise information services, took on a new role at a tumultuous time. FCW talked with him to understand why people are at the center of his priorities. 09/23/2020

  • FCW Insider: Sept. 23

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 09/23/2020

  • Cybersecurity
    zero trust network

    PIV security frays under the crush of telework

    Adversaries are adapting to the shifting identity authentication gaps on federal and commercial networks created by the remote work environment, according to federal security experts. 09/22/2020

  • Cybersecurity
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    GAO report calls for White House cyber director

    Congress may have to step in to carve out a White House position charged with implementing protective cybersecurity measures. 09/22/2020

  • Acquisition
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    Interior awards $482M EIS task order

    The Department of the Interior signed another sizeable task order this month for telephone services under the General Services Administration's $50 billion, next-generation telecommunications contract. 09/22/2020

  • House chamber (House.gov)

    FCW Insider: Sept. 22

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 09/22/2020

  • Management
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    Acting DHS head offers alternative succession path

    Chad Wolf, under fire in the courts and from watchdogs about the legal status of his appointment at the Department of Homeland Security, is offering an alternative explanation of his standing. 09/21/2020

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  • Comment
    shutterstock image By enzozo; photo ID: 319763930

    Don't tap COVID relief for IT modernization funds

    Taxpayer money spent on the response to the pandemic should be targeted and temporary, with significant transparency and accountability, and should not include a proposed $1 billion addition to the Technology Modernization Fund. 09/23/2020

  • Comment
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    Culture and IT modernization

    Attempting to modernize without a comprehensive approach that accounts for an agency's culture, engages its workforce and addresses critical business practices can actually create new or additional challenges that limit effectiveness and negatively affect mission outcomes. 09/18/2020

  • risk management

    Delivering outcomes, building trust

    Few things will derail a project as fast as a lack of focus on mission outcomes and maintaining trust. 09/10/2020