IT Modernization

How one Russian group exposed the soft underbelly of federal cyber defenses

The Office of Management and Budget asked agencies to submit data about how they are protecting their domains from distributed denial of service attacks…

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CISO council considers new authentication mechanisms for feds, citizens

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Air Force Research Laboratory improves networks

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By expanding COMET, GSA dives deeper into IT modernization

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Lessons learned from Air Force’s ILS-S logistics system modernization

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After dipping toe in digital signature pool, Labor now ready to jump right in

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, file photo, Secretary of Veterans Affairs nominee Denis McDonough speaks during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill, in Washington. In an announcement Saturday, June 19, 2021, McDonough said that the Department of Veterans Affairs is moving to offer transgender veterans gender confirmation surgery. (Sarah Silbiger/Pool Photo via AP, File)

McDonough says VA making progress on digitizing veteran service records

The Veterans Affairs Department is making progress on an effort to digitize military service records for veterans,  as part of its implementation of a…

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IT workforce, budget among top modernization challenges for OPM

Information technology will remain a top management challenge for the Office of Personnel Management during fiscal 2023, according to the agency’s Office…

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Army wants vendors’ input on plan to overhaul its data enterprise

The Army wants industry to help it change the way it structures its data. A newly-released request for information is a key first step in building a federated, decentralized model the Army calls the Unified Data Reference Architecture.

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