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Seeing the citizen as a customer: Implementing a customer-first mindset in government

by and • 6 days ago

As agencies work to implement mandates in the CX executive order to view citizens more as customers, they must make a more meaningful investment in culture change.

Pentagon wants to team with HBCUs on ‘tactical autonomy’ research

by • 1 week ago

The initiative is intended to develop new military capabilities and address racial disparities in Pentagon R&D funding.

Watchdog: DOD still hasn’t fully implemented predictive maintenance on any weapon systems

by • 3 weeks ago

This could impact the department’s weapons availability, if changes aren’t made soon.

Census Survey Explorer helping users find the data they need

by • 4 weeks ago

Researchers previously had to open all 120-plus Census Bureau surveys' webpages for descriptions to find relevant data.

Senate passes bill to force greater transparency over VA health records modernization costs

by • 1 month ago

The legislation previously passed the House and will now be signed into law by President Biden.

Where government stands one-year after President Biden’s cybersecurity EO

by • 2 months ago

Google Cloud’s Dan Prieto explains that it’s time for federal agencies to turn talk into action in implementing zero-trust.

CISA exec director and Labor technology chief among 2022 Sammies finalists

by • 2 months ago

This year’s finalists include Brandon Wales and Krista Kinnard.

Census Bureau seeks small business to develop 2030 census IT strategy

by • 3 months ago

The strategy is expected to build on lessons learned from 2020, when integration testing of 12 systems was delayed.

Mysterious American robotic ships headed to Ukraine

by • 3 months ago

The Pentagon is transferring an unspecified number of “unmanned coastal defense vessels” to Ukraine.

House lawmakers introduce bipartisan legislation to strengthen VA cybersecurity

by • 3 months ago

A companion measure has also been introduced in the Senate.