Federal Insights

  • How zero trust is helping protect government health records

    NSA contracted with Palo Alto Networks to put a Zero Trust architecture in place to protect all its sensitive medical data.

  • The End User Revolt – and How to Improve It

    Industry working with agencies to help optimize hybrid networks   Most federal information technology professionals have seen hybrid networks develop over time. The data center down the hall has been augmented by the cloud, virtualized systems…

  • Sorting Through Cybersecurity

    FEDtalk Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion on the importance cybersecurity within the federal government. As the federal government becomes increasingly digital, it also becomes increasingly at risk for cyberattacks. Experts in…

  • 3 challenges in hiring federal HR managed services

    Small and medium sized agencies face several challenges when hiring managed services for federal HR tasks. Learn more about these issues and how they are addressed.

  • FERCCA Corrections

    September 9, 2019 – Host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Bob Braunstein, Federal Benefits Specialist, NITP. What would you do if you suddenly learned that your Federal retirement coverage is incorrect?  You would probably want to…

  • Authenticity poses new challenges for intelligence community

    The pace of technological change has impacted the lives of populations everywhere in one way or another. From communications devices, to cars, even home appliances are connected to the internet. But, perhaps the most critical…

  • Meet a pioneer of modern weather forecasting – August 31, 2019

    Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ. Sponsored by Stratford University. Why your email sometimes gets automatically delayed. And we meet one of the pioneers of modern weather forecasting.

  • How the National Weather Service keeps Americans safe: a conversation with Dr. Louis Uccellini

    How does the National Weather Service keep Americans safe by predicting extreme weather events earlier and with more accuracy? What are its strategic priorities? How is the National Weather Service using technology and innovation to meet its mission? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Dr. Louis Uccellini, Assistant Administrator for Weather Services at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Director of the National Weather Service.

  • Strategies used to heal cancer, including diet and lifestyle changes

    Dana Laake and her special guest Chris Wark will discuss strategies that he and many others have used to heal cancer, including diet and lifestyle changes. Chris Wark is a bestselling author, speaker and global…

  • GSA eTools: Connecting Government Buyers with Sellers

    Be FAR compliant, steward tax dollars, and fulfill your agencies’ acquisition needs quickly and efficiently with eTools.

  • Roundtable: Overlap Between Federal Benefits, Finance and Tax Planning

    Insight by NITP, Inc. September 2, 2019 –  Host Bob Leins, CPA® and co-host Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, welcome Joe Sullender, CFP® to discuss areas of overlap between finance planning, tax planning, and…

  • Modernization is about people and processes, not just technology

    Government agencies looking to modernize their information technology systems need to keep in mind that the process involves a lot more than technology.

  • How to get great applications without the coding

    Learn how low-code technologies and approaches can speed your agency’s journey to modern, world-class applications.

  • Laying the foundation for a cloud-based future

    Federal agencies have a lot of options when they’re looking for cloud vendors. But they have far fewer options when it comes to their budgets. Many agencies are scrambling to find the money to completely replace their legacy systems with cloud infrastructure. But one vendor is presenting another option.