Lawmakers call for flexibility in hiring cybersecurity pros without 4-year degrees
A group of cyber-focused Democrats on Capitol Hill wants agencies to be more flexible in hiring cybersecurity specialists who don't have a completed four-year degree.
Blackboard learning management system now hosted on AWS GovCloud
A learning system used by the Army, Blackboard Learn, is now available on Amazon Web Services GovCloud, Blackboard announced Monday.
IRS investigating possible breach of data retrieval tool
The IRS is investigating how many people may have been affected by "questionable use" of its data retrieval tool.
Intelligence agency’s hackathon casts a net for food security
Sometimes an intelligence agency has to care about fish transport in Morocco to make progress on delivering technology-driven intelligence.
Digital student-aid form takes a hit as IRS data retrieval tool goes down
An IRS tool used to upload tax information in the FAFSA is down, leaving some students scrambling as federal aid deadlines approach.
Why the Trump administration should support open data
President-elect Donald Trump should maintain the commitments that launched with the Memorandum on Transparency and Open Government and that have had widespread bipartisan support.