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Federal zero-trust strategy needs more deadlines say tech officials

by • 2 weeks ago

OMB's draft strategy includes only a broad implementation deadline of year-end fiscal 2024.

FDA undertaking ‘unprecedented’ data infrastructure modernization during the pandemic

by • 6 months ago

The agency hired a chief data officer and is forming a data team to develop the wireless infrastructure needed to capture information coming in from new technologies.

VPNs pose challenges for agencies sustaining remote work

by • 7 months ago

Some agencies lacked enough licenses early in the pandemic, and now they're looking to segment data as cybercriminals exploit the network access the afford.

Census Bureau ‘comfortable’ with IT as census response deadline looms

by • 12 months ago

A timeline is in place for completing testing of the systems that will process census data that prioritizes those needed immediately, according to one senior executive.

A remote-work headache for the FBI: Accessing unclassified data is harder than it should be

by • 1 year ago

The challenge is that a lot of unclassified data resides on FBI legacy systems that otherwise are not available remotely, says the FBI Laboratory's Gurvais Griss.

HHS changed its business model in building the White House coronavirus system

by • 1 year ago

HHS Protect currently collects more than 200 data sets from every state and territory. A lot of commercial off-the-shelf technology is involved.