Lawmakers hammering out the details on House and Senate cybersecurity legislation have not ruled out the possibility that the measure could make its way into a larger funding bill.
Chief data officers are still finding out where they fit into agency plans and hierarchies.
Top federal IT managers say that if agile development doesn't make you uncomfortable, you're probably doing it wrong.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services aren't closing out contracts properly under federal regulations, possibly leaving money on the table with contractors according to the agency's Inspector General.
Top law enforcement officials have decried unbreakable commercial encryption as a dark space for terrorists and criminals. In the wake of the San Bernardino and Paris attacks, one House leader wants to take a hard look at the technology.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency provided a look at its IT modernization strategy for the coming year.
The PIF program, which has injected many innovative thinkers into government, is facing concerns about costs as agencies fork over private sector consultant rates – and the PIFs themselves don't see most of the money.
In the midst of leadership changes, Library of Congress officials explain to a House panel where they stand in updating their IT systems and technology strategy.
The IG's semiannual report details integration and security troubles haunting GSA investments.
The long-term transportation bill pending in Congress would establish an online database of information on vehicle recalls and facilitate information sharing among critical infrastructure providers in emergencies.
OMB Director Shaun Donovan announced the creation of a new Federal Privacy Council which will be formed in 2016.
The first batch of contest winners came from diverse agencies, and focused on the problems of coming together in IT and acquisition.
Signaling a growing appreciation for electronic privacy, lawmakers voiced support for an update to the 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act over law enforcement protests.
The Defense Department is being outpaced in technology development by the commercial side. Advisers say, "If you can't beat them, join them."
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford see online response as a part of the battle against the Islamic State group.
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