By putting the government's management of IT acquisitions and operations on the High Risk List, GAO has ensured it will finally get the attention it deserves.
Negotiated agreement means the reverse auction provider, suspended late last month, can resume federal business now that Chairman Ali Saadat has resigned.
FITARA gives Congress new tools for getting answers, and key legislators remain focused. But will it actually work?
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
A week after two big moves on cybersecurity policy, cyber czar Michael Daniel reflects on the avenues for public-private information sharing.
Apple Pay could be available for consumers to use in some federal transactions, such as entry fee payments at national parks, by September.
Draft recommendations to address how government and industry might begin to sort out issues of security classification in spectrum sharing were adopted Feb. 18.
GSA is looking for ways to help its purchasing vehicles stay up-to-date as technology and capabilities rush ahead.
New memo guards against cross-agency sharing, but leaves large loopholes.
Poor execution, not poor planning, derails many new programs, but there are steps agencies can take to stay on track, despite the coming leadership changes.
The move is aimed at building trust between the government and private sector to boost the exchange of threat information.
Similar sites covering the Persian Gulf and Central Asia remain in operation.
GSA's FAS leader has briefed the president on the agency's acquisition improvement efforts.
Assistant Secretary Andy Ozment said the appropriations stalemate threatens crucial cybersecurity functions.
OMB is rewriting outdated standards in response to new legislation, while an increased focus on cybersecurity offers a window into federal networks.
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