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Procurement data reporting headed for beta.SAM.gov next
Transitioning the Federal Procurement Data System's reports function to beta.SAM.gov paves the way for more comprehensive reporting via a new MicroStrategy tool.
Esper takes aim at DOD ‘culture,’ risk aversion
Esper challenged DOD's culture of risk aversion, which he said inhibits needed development of new technologies.
ATF moving all apps, services to the cloud by October
ATF's CTO detailed how the bureau got from "really ignoring" its IT to all-in on the cloud in a few years.
JAIC launches survey to probe public-private partnerships
The survey, which will be conducted by the RAND Corp., will be used as a "sensing tool" to learn about ways the DOD can partner with private companies on AI.
Technology and policy advances enable federal moves to achieve zero-trust
Zero-trust guidelines from OMB and NIST, and Cisco’s integration of Duo Security cloud-based identity solutions, bolster agency efforts to move beyond perimeter defense.
State Department calls new Center for Analytics a ‘strategic milestone’
The department's first enterprise-wide data analytics organization is already tracking foreign adversaries' activities and informing foreign policy decisions.