Energy Department and nuclear power industry are designing new programs to develop smaller, more cost efficient nuclear reactors.
Progress with the security clearance inventory has put pressure on the Defense Department’s Consolidated Adjudications Facility, which is realigning resources and personnel to work through its own backlog.
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.
Turns out the plan to move Washington-based civil servants closer to the geographic areas they deal with, and the taxpayers they serve, isn’t as cut-and-dried as getting a new Amazon facility.
New policies aren’t official yet, but defense and intelligence officials say they’re designing the newly renamed Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency that’s positioned for a more modern era.
Army Futures Command is off and running, but it may be lacking on engagement with small business.
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.
Debra D’Agostino joined Federal Drive to discuss the aftermath of a court decision this week on President Trump’s workforce executive orders.
More and more government organizations are considering moving larger and larger portions of their data to the cloud. This transformation eventually allow agencies to deliver services faster and more efficiently to customers and employees by a variety of methods.
While the goal of government organizations is to serve the public, the true challenge is to keep track of how the public is ultimately served.
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.
Photos of the amazing, moving, important and amusing things happening in the defense community.
Kestrel Linder, co-founder and CEO at GiveCampus, discusses his views on the startup economy in D.C. as well as what his company is doing to help fund the regions’ schools.