Free PACER advocates say $2 billion estimate is out of touch
Former government technologists and IT experts rebutted a costly estimate for building an online interface so the public can access public court filings for free.
IT consolidation for military’s Fourth Estate agencies is coming next year, officials say
DISA is expecting to move at least 22 networks of the DOD's support agencies into a new DODnet in 2021.
FedRAMP cloud security requirements under revision
The program management offices is aligning security impact levels with new NIST guidance on security and privacy controls.
For artificial intelligence, most of the work comes after launch
Though building AI applications is difficult, operationalizing a tool and monitoring behavior is where the real work begins, says Google Cloud’s Andrew Moore.
Legacy IT’s costly implications to agency IT and legal teams
As IT leaders push mission services to the cloud, they may be overlooking the burden and cost of legacy e-discovery tools to the pursuit of justice and truth.
For the military, ‘AI is not IT’: JAIC wants to focus on data and decisions, not tech
Rather than focusing on the tech, the JAIC wants to zoom in on helping the military with data and decision making.
Air Force’s ABMS gets program office, helping allay Congress’ fears
The PEO will be in charge of acquisition strategy and has a mandate to be cross-cutting and work to bring in as many partners as possible to develop the emerging tech.
GSA should have key role in governmentwide IT adoption under Biden, report says
The administration needs to identify innovations worth scaling, according to one member of Joe Biden's transition team, and the GSA administrator — functioning like a COO — could be the one to oversee such effort.
IPv6 is now the standard for federal agencies’ internet traffic
It'll be awhile before the government moves entirely away from the older IPv4 standard, but OMB has now set specific milestones and deadlines.
Hybrid cloud approach offers the right mix of advantages for agencies, IBM report says
In addition to making a case for hybrid cloud architecture, the IBM Policy Lab also is promoting the increased use of commercial technology and enhanced CIO decision-making power.