Behind the scenes: the Census Bureau’s success story
With an ambitious modernization goal, the U.S. Census Bureau and its partners were able to use a DevSecOps process to securely move the census online.
How necessity revealed government’s potential to innovate
IBM’s public sector chief highlights how agencies were able to move faster than they thought possible in recent weeks, and what that reveals about future innovation.
Pandemic could worsen 2020 census IT, cybersecurity challenges
One Census Bureau official worried about the availability of enumerator handheld devices and IT contractor staff for system testing when quarantine lifts.
Census Bureau needs help protecting its networks for the next decade
The agency that is currently counting every single person in the country wants help to revamp its cybersecurity strategy for the next decade.
Census Bureau launches surveys, data hub to track coronavirus impacts
The Household and Small Business pulse surveys fill COVID-19 data gaps, and the bureau may begin mapping the new statistics as early as May.
Census pushes Americans to online form as COVID-19 disrupts 2020 field count
As of March 15, more than 5 million Americans have already responded to the census online.