SBA systems fended off foreign adversaries applying for coronavirus loans
Users in North Korea, China and Russia applied for CARES Act loans intended for U.S. small businesses, the agency's deputy CIO says.
Cloud has been vital to DHS’s pandemic continuity of operations, CIO says
"The ability to access the data and the systems and the tools from anywhere is critical," acting CIO Beth Cappello said.
Think long-term about TIC 3.0 advancements during spike in telework, experts say
The coronavirus is hastening adoption of Trusted Internet Connections, according to industry and agency officials, but pilots still need to prove out.
State Department actively piloting TIC 3.0 use case despite coronavirus slowdown
An unnamed embassy is routing cloud traffic through an on-site TIC access point, rather than backhauling network data to headquarters.
Tech groups push for IT modernization funding in future stimulus packages
The group sent four principles to congressional leadership and the Office of Management and Budget but isn't suggesting investment amounts.
A closer look at TIC telework guidance reveals not all cloud providers are eligible
FedRAMP controls were included, though the program wasn't mentioned by name — highlighting a need for closer coordination, according to one security expert.