Top admiral says IT platform is ‘key’ to deterrence in the Pacific
The Mission Partner Environment is one of the key pieces for the U.S. in its goal to strengthen alliances in the Pacific and deter China, a top admiral told lawmakers.
Biden’s COVID-19 strategy promises data-driven response, improved IT interoperability
Data support teams will help states and localities struggling to provide timely, reliable data on the virus' spread.
COVID-19 relief bill includes $62.4M for interoperable public health data systems
Efforts to track the coronavirus' spread have been hampered by a lack of interoperability between federal and state and local public health department, laboratory and care provider systems.
GAO: Cyber Command must define interoperability goals for new warfighting tools
The military command has to clarify how it will measure success for integrated pieces of its Joint Cyber Warfighting Architecture — or it will risk problems with of the initiative, GAO said.
CIO Council identifying governmentwide areas for IT modernization
CIOs have showed they're willing to cut through bureaucratic red tape during the pandemic, if it means streamlining IT services, said the deputy Federal CIO.
VA expands health information exchange to 15,000 more facilities
The Joint Health Information Exchange — the system built to have interoperability between DOD, VA and the private sector — continues to expand.