The General Services Administration is searching new leadership for it largest IT purchasing program, and separately named an agency IT Category executive.
A recent policy memo from Navy Secretary Ray Mabus differentiates the IT and cybersecurity workforces.
An online course offered by the Agile Government Leadership network and developed by one of the co-founders of 18F provides feds with hands-on experience running an agile project.
Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, took a humble tack at RSA, saying that, "most members [of Congress] don’t understand what encryption is."
GAO said agencies have made progress on data center consolidation but lamented that some of them lack savings goals.
The Department of Justice is resisting calls from some members of Congress to use warrants to access historical geolocation data.
The current and former heads of 18F agree that when it comes to digital services, the tech is often secondary at best.
Northrop Grumman is getting an extension on a contract for a military biometrics capability.
Steve Kelman believes a 2014 note from Donald Trump points to the potential for an outbreak of civility on the part of the Republican frontrunner.
Members of Congress from both sides of the aisle had serious questions about whether the FBI should be able to compel Apple to build software to support its investigative efforts.
A new bill would create a framework for discussing policy for the growing Internet of Things space.
Lawmakers are unsure whether the $3.1 billion plan to fund a rolling governmentwide tech refresh is a good bet.
More frequent database checks for Visa Waiver Program applicants is helping to prevent a potential blind spot, CBP's chief said.
The House passed two workforce related – one to eliminate administrative roadblocks in federal hiring and another to smooth presidential transitions.
A new bill would create a commission to probe and issue recommendations on how to walk the line between privacy and security when it comes to commercially available encryption and other technologies.
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