Tech

Trump should focus on another wall — the digital one

by Jerad Speigel • 2 years ago

Commentary: Phase One CEO Jerad Speigel explains how Donald Trump should focus on protecting federal IT assets by leveraging the digital wall that already exists.

CDM — a pilot for a central IT modernization fund?

by Billy Mitchell • 2 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 Patrick O’Neill • 2 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 Samantha Ehlinger • 2 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 Greg Otto • 2 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 Billy Mitchell • 2 years ago

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