Defense

  • Computer glitches at some Veteran’s Affairs medical centers caused serious concern for patients. Joining us to talk about it is Stephen Warren, VA’s Deputy CIO/Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology.Click to hear the interview.

    January 16, 2009
  • The Defense Department and the Office of Personnel Management issued a final rule today giving more flexibility to the National Security Personnel System more flexibility in how employees are recruited and hired. OPM and DoD…

    January 16, 2009
  • Earlier this week, the Associated Press reported that health care record software glitches at the Department of Veterans Affairs resulted in glaring errors in some patient medical records. Patients were reportedly given incorrect doses of…

    January 15, 2009
  • Earlier this week, the Associated Press reported that health care record software glitches at the Department of Veterans Affairs resulted in glaring errors in some patient medical records. Patients were reportedly given incorrect doses of…

    January 15, 2009
  • Four agencies to provide IT security certification and accreditation services

    January 13, 2009
  • Four agencies to provide IT security certification and accreditation services

    January 13, 2009
  • Electric vehicles mark Army\'s first steps toward energy independence.

    January 13, 2009
  • The U.S. Army took its first steps today to becoming less dependent on foreign oil. At a ceremony at Fort Myer in Arlington, Army officials picked up the keys to the first six electric vehicles…

    January 12, 2009
  • The U.S. Army took its first steps today to becoming less dependent on foreign oil. At a ceremony at Fort Myer in Arlington, Army officials picked up the keys to the first six electric vehicles…

    January 12, 2009
  • Many feds are gearing up for the Presidential Inauguration later this month, and the Sea Chanters of the U.S. Navy Band are no exception. Chief Musician Georgina Todd is Leading Chief Petty Officer for the…

    January 06, 2009
  • Personnel agency clarifies Inauguration Day policies (GovExec) IG: OMB doesn’t influence DOD in competitive sourcing (FCW) FBI plans large hiring blitz of agents, experts (Reuters) Madoff scandal, SEC role under scrutiny JetBlue, TSA Workers Settle…

    January 06, 2009
  • Administration officials still claim some success

    January 05, 2009
  • Most evidence anecdotal as there is no way to define these firms

    December 03, 2008
  • New guidance offers steps agencies can take address risks in cell phones, PDAs

    November 25, 2008