Gov Actually Episode 26: How the government buys things (And why it does it the way it does)
Dan and Danny discuss federal acquisition and why it is the way it is, even if it's frustrating and exhaustingly long at times.
Pentagon wants to move its ‘Acropolis’ to the cloud to fight cyber-adversaries
It's like Greece's Acropolis, but for defending against cyberattacks from within the cloud.
House creates subcommittee to oversee VA tech modernization, EHR implementation
Jim Banks, R-Ind., will chair the Subcommittee on Technology Modernization, and Conor Lamb, D-Pa., will serve as ranking member.
Defense CIO Dana Deasy conducting ‘full review’ of JEDI cloud acquisition
The goal, Deasy says, is a final RFP "that truly represents what any smart intelligent company in private industry would do in seeking to put an enterprise cloud in place."
SBA wants $40M in IT services help to meet 5-year modernization goals
The first task order will focus on cloud migration and data center consolidation.
Inside Social Security’s move to modernize by being ‘cloud smart’
"Just because we're considering cloud first doesn't mean that's where it goes," said SSA senior adviser John Foertschbeck.