The Defense Department's readiness in emerging technology areas such as data science will slip away unless it changes its hiring processes, according to the Defense Innovation Board's recommendations.
Despite furloughs and no pay, agencies reported being well supported.
During a hearing to discuss reauthorization for a number of controversial spying authorities, intelligence and law enforcement officials indicated they could sweep up logistical records related to encrypted communications.
Vendors say they are OK with some of GSA's moves to acquisition interfaces and contract consolidation.
The FBI has added a new notification capability to its incident reporting platform to spread tips on potential mass casualty suspects.
The Defense Information Systems Agency is making strides toward employing a continuous verification capability.
The fictional city of Adversaria became ground zero in an election security training exercise pitting real federal and law enforcement officials against mysterious cyber group aiming to disrupt and undermine voter confidence.
Agencies and the White House are getting into the weeds of how to put the OPEN Government Data Act into effect.
The governmentwide Second Generation Information Technology is designed to help federal agencies buy hardware and reduce administrative costs and overhead.
The Defense Information Systems Agency has begun setup to move its clients to DODNet, a new single service network for support defense agencies and field activities.
The U.S. Coast Guard is developing a counter-drone capability to protect both its own locations and to guard protected assets under special circumstances as provided for under a recent law.
The federal government is pushing U.S. telecoms to take out gear from Huawei and other Chinese companies that may threaten their networks, but who is going to pay for the work?
The Defense Department named five bases around the country to test emerging high speed 5G network applications.
The congressional watchdog warned that agencies are putting billions in spending at risk by not taking steps to raise skills and competencies in the IT workforce.
Navy chief data officer says the final draft should be out in November, with service-specific implementation plans to follow.
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A government-backed school for cyber modeled on West Point or the Naval Academy could provide military and civilian agencies sorely needed operators.
A former Digital Service specialist at the Department of Veterans Affairs explains efforts to transition government from a legacy "project" approach to a more user-centered "product" method.
The Federal Cloud Computing Strategy takes a thoughtful approach to IT modernization.
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