Tags DOD

Pentagon falling behind on prototyping, watchdog finds

by Ryan Johnston • 3 weeks ago

The Defense Department lacks a comprehensive strategy to maintain prototyping and innovation initiatives, a new GAO report found.

New insider threat training regulations take effect for defense contractors

by Karen Epper Hoffman • 1 month ago

The new requirement demands that all cleared government contractors must complete insider threat employee awareness training prior to being granted access to classified information.

CSRA snags potential $498M DOD contract for milCloud 2.0

by Cassandra Stephenson • 1 month ago

CSRA will provide transition services as the DOD rolls out the first phase of milCloud 2.0.

Lawmakers unhappy with Pentagon’s claiming of FITARA exemptions

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month ago

Some House members have had enough with the Pentagon's lack of transparency regarding its IT spending.

VA moving to e-health record system ‘similar’ to Pentagon’s, secretary says

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The VA will adopt a similar electronic health record platform to DOD's, built around the commercial off-the-shelf core system Cerner Millennium, for the modernization of its electronic health record.

Sensitive Pentagon files found unsecured on AWS server

by FedScoop Staff • 2 months ago

A cybersecurity analyst discovered more than 60,000 sensitive Defense Department files on a publicly accessible Amazon Web Services server after contractor Booz Allen Hamilton appears to have left them there unsecured.