Trump says White House taking ‘very strong look at’ JEDI cloud acquisition
But, a group of Republicans who sit on the House Armed Services Committee is urging the president to not bring the contract to a halt.
Army looking for prototype partners for IT-as-a-Service
IT-as-a-Service has been a model other branches of the military have chosen to help modernize and partner with the private industry to assist with IT needs.
CIOs call for automated, risk-based FedRAMP authorizations
Cloud service providers hope the approach will save them time and money.
DOD unveils digital modernization strategy with familiar themes for upgrading IT
Another DOD strategy reiterates similar points the Pentagon has been echoing for years: the department needs to be digital, and in a big way.
OPM merger plan continues to draw IT questions from Democrats
Reps. Elijah Cummings and Gerry Connolly want more info on how the proposal would aid OPM's tech troubles, among other things.
Modernization is Pentagon’s ‘central challenge,’ top military nominees say
“Different people put different things as number one, for me it is AI,” Esper said. “It will likely change the character of warfare.”
Can blockchain help secure the power grid? DOE wants to think about it
The Department of Energy awarded Xage Security a grant to build a blockchain-based security “fabric” for comparison with other approaches.
Government eyes ‘supporting role’ in identity management
Companies want to be your identity service providers and see the Social Security Administration as a test case for making verification more consistent and interoperable.
CBP expands on cloud migration plan in new RFI
CBP issued a new request for information, in search of potential vendors to lead its ongoing move to the cloud and to integrate that with its existing cloud services.
OPM’s Centers of Excellence team looks to replace mainframe hardware for critical services
The idea is that upgrading the hardware will give OPM the peace of mind to allow modernization to happen without service disruption.