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.
Delta Air Lines reduced its spare parts inventory by $500 million by moving toward conditions-based maintenance. The Air Force thinks it can achieve something similar.
The Pentagon hopes to pick a nonprofit organization to oversee its new Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program by January, with CMMC being applied to at least some new contracts by next summer.
The Homeland Security Department and the General Services Administration released details about program and policies that outline the future of major acquisition efforts.
Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ. Sponsored by Stratford University. How to block people’s posts on Facebook without actually unfriending them. And we meet the Canadian entrepreneur best known for being a co-founder of the photo sharing website Flickr and the team messaging application Slack.
Maybe the JEDI procurement isn’t such a big deal after all.
GSA is working on its multiple award schedules contract and its e-commerce marketplace. Larry Allen joined the show with updates.
First responder vehicle issues has lead DHS Science and Technology Directorate to develop an app. Kimberly Jones-Holt joined the show to discuss.
Matt Goodrich, of GSA, Ben Sweezy, of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and Tony Scardino of USPTO, are among the federal executives on the move over the last month.
Four members of the House Armed Services Committee wrote to President Donald Trump that any further delays to the cloud procurement known as JEDI would harm the Pentagon.
EPA scientist William Boyes joined Federal Drive to discuss the agency’s years spent developing rules regarding exposure to neurotoxic fumes.
Former director of the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, Robert Cardillo joined Federal Drive to discuss electronic mapping and geospatial intelligence.
Rick Hill, senior vice president at HumanTouch LLC, argues that DoD needs agility and flexibility and a single cloud approach under JEDI would not give them those features.
Also in today’s Federal Newscast, USDA is facing more congressional backlash for its plans to relocate two research bureaus to Kansas City, and the DoD Inspector General says former Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White misused her subordinates’ time.
Jay Mahanand, the chief information officer at the U.S. Agency for International Development, said the plan is to launch an enterprise portfolio management program that USAID will deploy worldwide in the coming months.