Pentagon’s chief management officer role disbanded
The Chief Management Office is no more, following the enactment of the NDAA.
2020 in review: Pentagon leads federal DevSecOps efforts
The Department of Defense leads the rest of government but often finds itself creating specific programs to work down tech debt for analyzing weapon systems.
National cyber director role in the spotlight after SolarWinds hack
President-elect Joe Biden's first-ever cyber czar could prove instrumental in crafting a national cyber R&D strategy and coordinating dispersed efforts to secure the supply chain.
After news of SolarWinds breach, Capitol Hill turns attention to CISA
CISA's cyber-protection teams can only do so much without enhanced threat-hunting authority — and with a vacancy in leadership looming large, lawmakers said.
Nearing passage, the NDAA is full of AI and cyber policy changes
The 2021 NDAA would have the JAIC report to the deputy secretary of defense and give it acquisition authority.
GSA adding supply chain requirements to major contracts
2GIT, STARS III and other governmentwide acquisition contracts are all part of the more "proactive approach" to protecting federal information systems, say officials.