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Former Symantec CEO Michael Brown takes over as director of the Defense Innovation Unit.
The tax agency plans to seek damages from one contractor as a result of contractual performance targets missed during an embarrassing 2018 system failure.
CIOs should consider infrastructure improvements to make sure agencies get the most out of IT modernization.
Facebook and other firms have self-imposed regulations to address political advertising and misinformation, but the effectiveness of those steps remains untested.
As it responds to the potential devastation of Hurricane Florence, FEMA has set up a new web page to track and warn the public about unsubstantiated whisper campaigns related to relief efforts.
Army Futures Command hopes to streamline the acquisition process with its own innovation arm and a new CTO.
There's momentum in the public and private sectors behind an idea to expand government's role in validating digital identities.
Congressional advocates for legislation on voting security said the Trump order was welcome but didn't go far enough.
Students drawn to digital government are bringing desperately needed skills (and enthusiasm) to agencies that are willing to engage, Steve Kelman writes.
Identify customers, listen to their needs and map their journeys to identify pain points and areas for improvement and reinvention.
Twitter's Jack Dorsey and Facebook's Sheryl Sandburg faced tough questions from lawmakers and a lot of theater during a day on Capitol Hill, but it's unclear whether oversight will yield new laws or regs.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats highlighted foreign information operations as a key priority.
Customs and Border Protection's online portal for international maritime arrivals is moving to a mobile app.
Modern use of BPR can create cost savings by focusing on problem definition and clarity of roles and responsibilities vs. people's individual performance -- not by targeting budget or staff cuts.
Recent Department of Justice statements cast doubt around whether the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act would apply to hacked voting machines.
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The Federal Cloud Computing Strategy takes a thoughtful approach to IT modernization.
No matter how "smart" a cybersecurity system and program is, there will always be a vulnerability if it's designed to play defense.
To support long-term modernization initiatives, agencies must invest in skilled staff and open, automated and collaborative processes.
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