Technology

  • Federal agencies are currently in transition mode as the Obama Administration settles in – and some new feds might be wondering about the challenges involved with cybersecurity. Yesterday, we tackled the topic with federal contractor…

    January 30, 2009
  • Agencies should prepare for a new level of scrutiny from Congress.

    January 29, 2009
  • President Barack Obama says he’s committed to ensuring the federal government is better protected against cyber attacks. The Administration has pledged to create a top cyber security position, among other things. Bob Frizzelle, Sector Vice…

    January 29, 2009
  • Science, technology, innovation and homeland security. Until recently, Jay Cohen was responsible for those issues as the Homeland Security Department’s Under Secretary for Science and Technology. Tonight on the National Geographic Channel, there is a…

    January 28, 2009
  • It’s the first edition of FederalNewsRadio’s series, Meet the Innovators. During our interviews, we will learn about government programs, agencies and employees that are thinking outside the box. Today, we’re looking at a remarkable program…

    January 26, 2009
  • Some experts are worried about the country’s infrastructure, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology is trying to help. NIST recently announced nine new awards for research projects to look at the structural health…

    January 26, 2009
  • The latest Space Shuttle Mission was called STS-126. The commander of that mission was Chris Ferguson. He and his crew have been making history, both in space and here on Earth. Commander Ferguson updated us…

    January 23, 2009
  • Cybersecurity, border security reports due by mid-February

    January 23, 2009
  • We’ve been watching the new White House Web site — whitehouse.gov — and we’ve talked about how they are using blogs and video on the site. And we’ve also talked about how some government rules…

    January 22, 2009
  • Presidential transitions bring the huge task of preserving millions of White House records. That job falls to the National Archives and Records Administration. But will it become easier in transitions to come? There’s been a…

    January 22, 2009
  • A second award under the Networx contract has been withdrawn because of protest. The State Department awarded a contract to AT&T, but Qwest protested the award to the Government Accountability Office. A State spokesman says…

    January 21, 2009
  • You and millions of other people were not the only ones watching closely Jan. 20 during the inauguration of President Barack Obama — so were the feds. The U.S. Marshals Service were busy providing security…

    January 20, 2009
  • Today, of course we celebrate the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., and tomorrow, Barack Obama will be sorn in as the first African American president. By any measure, historic events. The National Constitution Center…

    January 19, 2009
  • Karen Evans OMB\'s E-Gov & Information Technology Administrator Jan. 15, 2009

    January 15, 2009

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