State Department executive on cost-benefits of a multi-cloud ecosystem
Michelle Sparrow-Walker explains how DOS uses an enterprise-wide approach to cloud integration giving business units leeway to focus on innovative solutions for their mission.
Rollout of two-factor authentication begins for .gov registrars
The GSA is requiring users of .gov sites to download and use Google Authenticator as part of their login process.
Senators want answers on State Department’s lack of multi-factor authentication
State uses enhanced authentication on just 11 percent of required agency devices, according to reports.
State’s Gerald Caron on the emphasis to move to the cloud
Caron discusses how cloud plays into the State Department's IT modernization strategy.
State Department decides time is right for moving to the cloud
The department wants to procure Platform-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud offerings from an authorized reseller.
The State Department wants to teach data literacy to diplomats
In December, the Foreign Service Institute's School of Applied Information Technology started a data science training course. Now they're looking to expand it.