The Department of Homeland Security and Food and Drug Administration have teamed up to implement a new framework for greater coordination and cooperation when spotting medical device cyber vulnerabilities.
Jeanette Manfra, assistant director for cybersecurity at the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, is leaving her post at the end of the year for the private sector, according to a CISA official.
NASCIO host Tennessee CIO Stephanie Dedmon explained her role at this year’s annual fall conference and highlighted her state’s 2020 priorities. Plus former GAO IT leader Dave Powner explained how federal government can learn valuable lessons from state IT experiences, all on Ask the CIO: SLED Edition.
The DATA Act requires federal agencies to report spending data in specified formats, all in service of greater financial transparency.
Judith Zawatsky, the assistant commissioner in the Office of Systems Management in GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, said she will work with GSA CIO David Shive on a post-mortem to figure out what went wrong with the FBO.gov to beta.sam.gov move.
HUD stands out as the first agency to pay back the TMF, based on cost savings it achieved under a project to move five of its critical business systems from a legacy Unisys data center mainframe to the cloud.
The Department of Veterans Affairs set of deadline of March, 28, 2020 to deploy a first “block” of Cerner electronic health record capabilities at its first “go-live” site in Spokane, Washington. VA said it’s confident it’ll have a smooth roll-out, and Congress said it’s “cautiously optimistic.”
The Trump administration is working to determine the lead agency to coordinate information sharing for IT-related supply chain risks.
There is still a long way to go to ensure continued and complete success in getting people, equipment, weapons, food and all the things that makes a military run well in place.
The Navy is working on a way to standardize the way it handles data for different scenarios.
What good is web page on federal housing assistance if no one can find it? That was the question raised in this year’s Federal Report Card from the Center for Plain Language.
The Northern Virginia Technology Council has the thrived under the leadership of Bobbie Kilberg for two decades. She has now announced her retirement.
The General Services Administration has rolled out a roadmap to accelerate the cloud vendor certification process under the Federal Risk Authorization and Management Program (FedRAMP).
The Defense Innovation Unit wants to quicken the time it takes to assess satellite images of disaster zones.
Sue Ribot and Rob McHale discuss finding talent with both government and technology strengths in today’s competitive market.