Federal agencies have requested an additional $45.8 billion in funding for 2020 alone, which the White House said is necessary for its governmentwide response to the coronavirus. Extra telework support is at the top of the list.
Former federal cybersecurity officials warn that this extraordinary volume of employees working from home over an indeterminate amount of time has put a unique stress test on federal IT systems.
The federal government is getting closer to rolling out its Trusted Internet Connection 3.0 policy, and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is laying the groundwork for agencies to begin using the program.
The Office of Management and Budget set a series of deadlines over the next five years for agencies to transition 80% of their networks to Internet Protocol version 6.
Rajiv Uppal at the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services, and Jose Arrieta at HHS said bringing the mission offices into the IT modernization discussion is having real impacts.
This week on Federal Tech Talk, Vishwas Lele, chief technology officer at Applied Information Services, joined host John Gilroy to discuss how AIS can help help federal IT officials in moving their agencies safely to the cloud.
To help figure it out, last year the Pentagon began funding a research group called the National Spectrum Consortium.
Qmulos CEO & Founder Matt Coose joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss the challenges that federal agencies face when implementing continuous compliance in a complex and ever changing world.
The General Services Administration told the House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations that its 18F organization fixed many of its initial start-up problems and almost broke even in 2019.
Joe Klimavicz, who retired after six years as the Justice Department CIO, said during his tenure the agency has significant strides in modernizing technology and providing improved services.
House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations members want to hold agencies accountable for their slow pace in moving to the enterprise infrastructure solutions (EIS) contract.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin told members at a hearing Tuesday that continued investment in the IRS’ IT modernization remains critical to “bring the IRS into the modern world.”
This program provides a progress report on IT modernization in government.
Aptima Chairman and CEO Daniel Serfaty and chief scientist Jared Freeman joined host John Gilroy this week to discuss artificial intelligence and how it can be used to help people overcome the deluge of data that is everywhere.