Biden calls for ‘most ambitious effort ever’ to modernize federal IT, cybersecurity

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"President-elect Biden is calling on Congress to launch the most ambitious effort ever to modernize and secure federal IT and networks," says a fact sheet.

Lawmaker calls for AI to be integrated into all future major defense programs

by • 3 months ago

To modernize the Defense Department, every major program needs to incorporate AI development, said Rep. Anthony Brown, D-Md.

‘Agile’ is not quite agile for DOD, and other familiar acquisition problems persist, watchdog finds

by • 7 months ago

The DOD is still finding itself in common traps: lacking cybersecurity, cost overruns and slow software development, according to an annual GAO report.

Health agencies use supplemental funding to expand telehealth

by • 9 months ago

The Indian Health Services and the Department of Veterans Affairs are trying to expand the reach of remote-care technology.

Federal R&D spending on AI should be doubled, then doubled again, commission says

by • 10 months ago

The National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence calls for an immediate doubling of funding for non-defense R&D around AI starting next fiscal year, and then again in fiscal 2022.

New funds for telework, IT support are part of OMB’s coronavirus response request

by • 10 months ago

Several agencies need tens of millions more in supplemental funding for teleworking technology, a letter from OMB shows.

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