• Big Data
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    Data-crunching spies of the future

    The U.S. intelligence community is attempting to transform the way it uses and manages digital information. 07/08/2019

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    FCW Insider: July 8

    Top stories, quick hits and other updates from FCW's reporters and editors. 07/08/2019

  • Oversight
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    House Dems welcome watchdog probe of FBI building

    The Department of Justice Inspector General is launching a probe into the decision to scuttle a longstanding plan to move FBI headquarters to a suburban location and allow commercial development on the current downtown site. 07/05/2019

  • Government Innovation Awards
    Government Innovation Awards - https://governmentinnovationawards.com

    Submit your 2019 Rising Star nominations today!

    Help us identify the early-career innovators and change agents in government IT -- and be sure to do so before the July 17 deadline. 07/05/2019

  • Acquisition
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    EIS vendors don't see rush to modernize

    The government wants agencies to use the $50 billion, 10- year Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions telecom contract to support IT modernization but in the early stages most customers want to make sure the phones stay on. 07/05/2019

  • Defense
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    DOD preps bases for 5G

    Defense Department CIO Dana Deasy said the organization is putting together a list of bases across the services to test -- and ultimately keep -- 5G capabilities. 07/05/2019

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    FCW Insider: July 3

    Top stories, quick hits and other updates from FCW's reporters and editors. 07/03/2019

  • IT Modernization
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    New law brings big change to IRS in IT, cyber

    A new law will implement a raft of technology and cybersecurity reforms at the IRS while also restoring hiring authorities that officials say are key to attracting qualified IT talent. 07/02/2019

  • Acquisition
    e-commerce (William Potter/Shutterstock.com)

    GSA releases e-commerce solictiation

    The e-commerce effort dubbed "Amazon for government" is getting closer to becoming reality with a draft solicitation released by the General Services Administration. 07/02/2019

  • development (Shutterstock.com)

    A closer look at the Air Force's in-house software development

    Steve Kelman digs into a surprisingly robust internal operation -- and the benefits it's bringing. 07/02/2019

  • cloud with gears (Your Design/Shutterstock.com)

    FCW Insider: July 2

    Top stories, quick hits and other updates from FCW's reporters and editors. 07/02/2019

  • Cybersecurity

    DOD's cyber policy deputy clarifies homeland support role

    A senior defense official explained that DOD can provide information sharing and technical expertise to respond to ongoing cyber threats against the homeland. 07/01/2019

  • Defense
    soldier launching drone (Army)

    DOD tweaks acquisition strategies for unmanned systems

    Kevin Fahey, the assistant secretary of defense for acquisition, said his office wants to steer DOD away from developing new technologies and training requirements simultaneously. 07/01/2019

  • Acquisition
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    EIS delayed by shaky transition contract

    The contract to manage the move to the General Services Administration's big telecom vehicle had some big holes and likely contributed to delaying the transition, according to a new watchdog report. 07/01/2019

  • Cloud
    cloud data (CoreDESIGN/Shutterstock.com)

    JEDI and C2E: Is it worth comparing the DOD and ODNI cloud plans?

    The intelligence community's top IT official said that DOD is "where we were five years ago" when the CIA opted to pursue a single vendor, single cloud solution. 07/01/2019

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