• Congress
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    In House bill, Pentagon cloud funding comes with strings attached

    The House defense appropriations bill includes new reporting requirements on the JEDI project and the Defense Enterprise Office Solutions cloud efforts. 06/06/2018

  • Cybersecurity
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    Making CDM work

    The top engineer of the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program said that success is more dependent on people and processes than technology. 06/05/2018

  • Workforce
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    OPM seeks governmentwide solution for digital employee records

    The Office of Personnel Management is seeking a digital record system that would make it easier for federal employees to move across agencies and in and out of government. 06/05/2018

  • FCW Perspectives
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    Getting smart about intelligent automation

    Agencies are looking to transform everything from contract writing to identity management. The trick could be getting governance to catch up to the tech. 06/01/2018

  • Acquisition
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    Oracle wins bid to block TRANSCOM cloud award

    The Government Accountability Office recommended that the Pentagon terminate its $950 million award to Amazon cloud reseller REAN made under an "other transaction authority." 05/31/2018

  • Workforce
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    Union sues Trump over workforce order

    The American Federation of Government Employees wants a court to quickly overturn a Trump administration executive order putting limits on union activity conducted on the federal clock. 05/31/2018

  • Congress
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    Senate Dems push to restore White House cyber chief

    Nineteen Democratic senators urged National Security Advisor John Bolton to reconsider his decision to eliminate the national cybersecurity coordinator post. 05/31/2018

  • Acquisition

    Judge upholds government ban on Kaspersky products

    A federal judged ruled that a ban on Kaspersky products by DHS and a similar ban contained in the 2018 defense bill are constitutional. 05/30/2018

  • Cybersecurity

    DHS cyber shop continues to push rebrand

    The National Protection and Programs Directorate wants to change its name to match its focus on cross-cutting infrastructure threats. 05/30/2018

  • Management
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    Will an IT update revamp government?

    Reimagined tech and modernization funds can accomplish only so much if policies and processes don't keep pace. 05/30/2018

  • Workforce
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    Trump names interim VA chief

    Robert Wilkie is stepping aside from his role as acting secretary of Veterans Affairs while the Senate considers his nomination. 05/30/2018

  • Workforce
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    How much will Trump's orders affect the current workforce?

    President Donald Trump signed three executive orders designed to make it easier to fire poor-performing civil servants and reduce official time spent on union activities while looking to agencies to renegotiate union contracts. 05/29/2018

  • Management
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    The evolving role of the CIO

    The CIO job has come a long way since the Clinger Cohen Act, but modernization, politics and bureaucratic sprawl continue to shape the position in ways both good and bad. 05/29/2018

  • Defense
    cloud playbook

    DOD CIO says there can't be one cloud to rule them all

    Dana Deasy told Congress at a FITARA hearing that when it comes to cloud, "there is no such thing as one solution." 05/25/2018

  • Defense
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    Army looks to retool risk management

    Col. Donald Bray, the Army's acting cyber director, explained how the service is adapting the Defense Department’s risk management framework guidance to fit its operational needs. 05/24/2018

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