Training 130 State Department foreign service officers on cyber is expensive but critical.
According to the Government Accountability Office, FEMA needs to develop a governing framework for the oversight and modernization of IT investments.
The billionaire might be the presumptive GOP nominee, but those managing presidential transition prep say he doesn't yet have a dedicated transition team leader or office space.
The Obama administration is looking to make sure its advances on shared services becomes a permanent fixture of government.
Deficiencies in Immigration and Customs Enforcement's general IT controls could jeopardize the privacy and integrity of critical financial and operational data, according to a new report.
An Inspector General report revealed that Veterans Benefits Management System cannot effectively respond to security violations because of deficient audit logs.
One year before the Data Act’s big reporting deadline, the Treasury Department dropped a finalized picture of how all the government's spending data will actually come together.
Steve Kelman talks to a longtime contracting officer about the realities of making agile work for an agency.
The Labor Department is officially launching a "first stop" website to bring together the resources of multiple agencies for job-seeking veterans.
A new bill would make it easier for the VA secretary to fire executives and rank-and-file employees.
A new GAO report says the SEC's financial data could be accessed by former or disgruntled employees unless proper access management controls are instituted.
At a Capitol Hill conference, high-performance computer operators and vendors said the powerful machines should not be categorized as garden-variety IT for the purposes of procurement.
The idea is to use past insider threat incidents to stitch together profiles of future rogue employees.
A new training push might be equipping feds with skills that could help them jump to the private sector, but one leader says that's okay.
The Social Security Administration's internal watchdog said modernization would help the agency keep personally identifiable information out of mailings to beneficiaries.
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