NDAA roundup: Senate bill places deep focus on cyber, IT and AI

by • 1 month ago

Headline measures include the authorization of an additional $286 million in DOD cyber spending.

Cornelius leaves ADI to join staff of Sen. Gary Peters

by • 4 months ago

Matthew Cornelius has led the trade body since December 2019, and previously worked at GSA and the OMB.

Senate passes bill to limit China tech influence

by • 5 months ago

China-specific provisions would prevent federal employees from downloading TikTok on government devices.

Senate bill looks to boost AI talent in government

by • 6 months ago

Students studying AI would receive scholarships upon agreeing to work in the public sector to start.

DOD’s innovation ecosystem is growing, but strict compliance is a barrier, DARPA director says

by • 7 months ago

New requirements for contractors have been added in recent years, including the need to rid their networks of specific Chinese-made technology and to ensure their cybersecurity meets basic DOD standards.

Senate draft of COVID-19 relief bill proposes $1B for Tech Modernization Fund

by • 8 months ago

TMF funding could be back in play, with the Senate draft version of the COVID-19 relief bill adding $1 billion to the fund for agency IT upgrades.