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  • To bring down cyber risk, GSA using power of the purse, Energy turns to new metrics

    GSA and the Energy Department are trying to come up with approaches to bring down the ever-growing risk of cyber attacks to technology systems.

  • NSF, USPS’s IG office laid the groundwork for IT modernization expansion

    Gary Barlet, the chief information officer of the Postal Service’s inspector general’s office, and Dorothy Aronson, the CIO of the National Science Foundation, say they both spent the last several years preparing their individual agencies for the move to the cloud and use of advanced analytical capabilities.

  • OMB’s regulatory review is creating a backlog of cyber standards

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology has been waiting since January for the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs in OMB to finish its review of the new and expanded privacy controls in SP 800-53, Revision 5.

  • 930gov: Where IT comes together

    Mike Smoyer, CEO of the Digital Government Institute, joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss cybersecurity, IT modernization and the upcoming 930gov conference.

  • An analysis of the 2018 GovCon market

    Mike Smoyer, president of the Digital Government Institute, and William Sanders, director of Technology Strategy and Business Development for Oracle, join host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss 930Gov and the recent Market Connections Government Contractor study. August 6, 2018

  • Events, IT & the channel in GovCon

    Mike Smoyer, president of the Digital Government Institute, Jim Bejoian, national government relations consultant for Ricoh, and David Blakenhorn, chief technology officer at DLT, join host Mark Amtower for a wide ranging discussion of some of the big issues affecting government contractors. August 21, 2017

  • Federal CIO Scott plots to counter ‘severe talent shortage’

    Tony Scott, the federal chief information officer, said agencies need to build from within to address talent gaps throughout the government.