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President Biden taps Obama alums to lead GSA tech, acquisition
Sonny Hashmi and Dave Zvenyach will return to GSA to help run acquisition and technology services, respectively.
Agencies told to assess if they can end contracts for drones built by foreign adversaries
The executive order applies to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) from China, Russia, Iran and North Korea.
USDS pilot to hire data scientists at 10 agencies closed in less than 2 days
The agencies plan to use subject matter expert-led assessments to determine if applicants qualify for the positions.
Biden calls for ‘most ambitious effort ever’ to modernize federal IT, cybersecurity
"President-elect Biden is calling on Congress to launch the most ambitious effort ever to modernize and secure federal IT and networks," says a fact sheet.
The public sector’s path to modern customer identity and access management
To meet the expectations of users, reduce development time and eliminate potential security gaps, identity is key.
Industry urges agencies to accelerate zero trust adoption after SolarWinds hack
Zero-trust security couldn't stop the SolarWinds hack, but it could, and did, mitigate the damage, according to cyber experts.
‘It’s not going to be very hard to ID them’: Feds have tools to easily track down Capitol rioters
The mob that laid a deadly siege on the Capitol left broken doors and glass — and large digital footprints that federal agencies can use to track them down.
Biden transition team names White House tech officials
The Biden transition team announced two familiar faces from the Obama White House to serve in tech roles for the incoming administration.
Data analytics and security platforms play key role in cloud migration
The pandemic revealed the gaps in agency cloud migration efforts, but research shows that those who take advantage of FedRAMP-approved services can modernize faster.
2020 in review: Tech policy adjusts to new norm of telework in pandemic
In a matter of days, the federal government had to make an unprecedented decision.