• President Trump

    Trump budget stresses modernization, cyber

    The administration rolls out a $210 million IT modernization fund and puts cybersecurity front and center in its $4.4 trillion budget request. 02/12/2018

  • The Pentagon (Photo by Ivan Cholakov / Shutterstock)

    DIUx gets a big boost in FY19 budget

    The administration signals its commitment to changing DOD's acquisition and IT culture by more than doubling its proposed investment in the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental. 02/12/2018

  • DHS budget includes funds for wall, cyber and border tech

    The $2.2 billion request for fiscal year 2019 holds steady on cybersecurity programs and makes a new push for the E-Verify program. 02/12/2018

  • Justice Department Deputy CIO Kevin Deeley passed away in February 2018

    DOJ's Kevin Deeley passes away

    The Justice Department's hard-working, award-winning Deputy CIO died over the weekend, the agency confirmed. 02/12/2018

  • Federal CIO Suzette Kent

    Challenges facing the new CIO

    The Trump administration has a blueprint for IT modernization, and the new federal CIO pick Suzette Kent is walking point on the challenge in her first government -- and first tech -- position. 02/09/2018

  • shutterstock workforce hands

    OPM looks to improve training, fix skills gap

    The Trump administration's human resources strategy includes tasking agencies with better use of data and revising organizational structures. 02/09/2018

  • cell tower Stock photo ID: 122758183 By Christian Delber

    How NTIA is trying to push 5G

    The federal government looking to encourage 5G wireless tech by trimming regulations and making it easier for carriers to use federal property for cell sites. 02/09/2018

  • Maj. Gen. Robert "Bo" Dyess

    ARCIC head announces retirement

    Maj. Gen. Robert “Bo” Dyess announced his retirement during a Senate Armed Services subcommittee hearing Feb. 7. 02/09/2018

  • PHOTO CREDIT US ARMY

    Army looks at redefining its classified networks

    Army leaders hope to modernize mobile networks through secure but unclassified pathways. 02/08/2018

  • Stock photo ID: 658810513 By asharkyu

    EIS vendors show progress on testing

    Major carriers on the government's $50 billion telecommunications contract are advancing on required systems testing. 02/08/2018

  • Chris Krebs NPPD undersecretary

    Christopher Krebs picked to lead NPPD

    The current acting undersecretary brings both federal and private sector cybersecurity expertise to a position that is becoming increasingly important to the DHS mission. 02/08/2018

  • Image: Casimiro PT / Shutterstock

    DHS reauthorization remains a heavy lift in Senate

    A Senate hearing on reauthorizing the Department of Homeland Security made some headway, but long-running jurisdictional disputes threatened to once again derail the process. 02/07/2018

  • Shutterstock image ID: 569172169 By Zenzen

    DHS lags in classifying cyber positions

    Despite legislation, the Department of Homeland Security hasn't taken steps to make it easier to monitor progress in building and managing a cybersecurity workforce. 02/07/2018

  • worldmap cyber shutterstock

    Trump administration announces new cyber office at State

    The announcement, made in the middle of a House hearing examining the State Department's decision to downgrade its cyber office last year, could leave the Cyber Diplomacy Act in limbo. 02/06/2018

  • Eisenhower Executive Office Building (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

    OMB's user guide to the MGT Act

    The Office of Management and Budget is working on a rules-of-the-road document to cover how agencies can seek and use funds under the MGT Act. 02/06/2018

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