Federal IT contract spending reaches new high in fiscal 2018, report says
Agencies spent $64.7 billion on IT contracts last year, up 9.5 percent from fiscal 2017.
Air Force sets aim on outside assistance for cyber analytics program COBRA
The Cyber Operations-Based Rapid Analytics program uses the Air Force's wealth of data for analytics in support of cyberdefense operations.
GSA searching for governmentwide system for grant audits
The agency wants a shared services solution to analyze audit information and better inform how it assesses the risk of future grant awards.
Air Force wants a better view of the landscape for intelligence analytics tools
The Air Force is awash in intelligence data and wants to work with industry and academia to find new tools that can help its analysts.
Agencies should see themselves as big data organizations, Avi Bender says
NTIS Director Avi Bender talked to FedScoop about the importance of federal agencies pursuing innovation in their data management strategies.
DHS invests $3.5 million in biothreat technology program at Texas A&M
The university, through its educational outreach agency, AgriLife, was chosen to head a Center of Excellence to conduct work on solutions that reduce the risk of exposing U.S. citizens, agriculture and economy to biological threats.