Former Congress members throw support behind Office of Technology Assessment revival

by • 3 years ago

"I think we've all been embarrassed by the way Congress fails to understand technology," former Congressman Vic Fazio said Wednesday.

CDM — a pilot for a central IT modernization fund?

by • 5 years ago

The Department of Homeland Security’s governmentwide Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation cybersecurity task orders can serve as pilots to show the effects a centralized IT fund could have on bolstering agencies’ modernization efforts, officials working on the program said.

Pentagon’s IT provider seeks insider threat protection

by • 5 years ago

The Defense Department’s unified IT provider is on the hunt for insider threat protection cybersecurity solutions to answer lawmakers’ fears that the department-wide network consolidation did not do enough to protect against threats from within.

DOD CIO’s lowest performance mark? Data centers, he says.

by • 5 years ago

The Pentagon didn’t close as many data centers as its chief information officer would have liked, he said Wednesday.

Rudy Giuliani to advise Trump on cybersecurity

by • 5 years ago

Rudy Giuliani has been tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to “lend expertise” to the new administration on cybersecurity matters.

GSA’s $50B Alliant 2 ready to go after protests denied

by • 5 years ago

Four companies protested the contract for a variety of reasons that the GAO found invalid and denied.