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.
DHS is developing an IT/cybersecurity-specific hiring fair, and the agency might take the show on the road.
Employees throughout the Homeland Security Department's diverse components are less engaged than feds in any other agency. Is it a leadership problem?
Two key senators are getting impatient waiting for a new version of a key piece of governmentwide IT policy that hasn't been updated in 15 years.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) teased plans for legislation against the scourge of botnets at a Georgetown appearance.
GSA has given vendors a heads-up on the next steps for its $50 billion EIS telecom contract and the Alliant RFPs.
Better governance, improved accountability and more training are needed to improve cybersecurity.
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