National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Renewed Palantir contract could expand disease surveillance to other CDC centers
The COVID-19 pandemic has led agencies to move to cloud infrastructure to assist with disease surveillance.
National Institutes of Health launches $50B governmentwide IT contract vehicle
The $50 billion ceilings represents a $30bn funding increase from the previously-launched CIO-SP3 vehicle.
NIH’s COVID-19 data enclave continues to evolve with the virus
The institutes hope to use prototype technology to link their dataset with outside sources while preserving patient privacy in the coming months.
Pandemic pushed National Cancer Institute to commercial software for telemedicine, CIO says
The institute switched to Microsoft Teams for telemedicine amid the pandemic because it was quick to scale, cheap and user-friendly.
NIH advances COVID-19 health status reporting and contact tracing pilot with IBM
The company will be allowed to deploy its Digital Health Pass platform at Washington, D.C.'s water utility to help manage employees during the pandemic.
SolarWinds recap: All of the federal agencies caught up in the Orion breach
At least six agencies so far have publicly acknowledged a breach caused by the cyberattacks.