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  • The evolution of GRC best practices

    Governance, risk and compliance (GRC) best practices are evolving because the amount of risk and risk types are growing and becoming more complex.

  • Strategy, cloud keys to improve federal data management

    Tom Kennedy, the vice president and general manager of Veritas Public Sector, said during the Innovation in Government show that two trends are impacting how agencies meet a series of OMB data management deadlines.

  • DoJ CIO strives to get more than 40 components on same page

    Joe Klimavicz, Justice Department chief information officer, is moving DoJ to a Microsoft 365 cloud-based solution to ensure its various components can communicate effectively.

  • 3 trends driving DoD IT budgets in FY 2017

    The Defense Department’s $38.5 billion IT budget in the fiscal 2017 requests is being driven by three major trends contractors should be aware of: cybersecurity, cloud and analytics.

  • GSA working on changes to FAR, new legislation to help agencies buy cloud

    The General Services Administration says it’s working through a series of legislative and regulatory changes that would help agencies buy cloud computing services as a “utility.”

  • Don’t Risk IT: Cloud Solutions for Government Agencies

    Before agencies can adopt a new technology, the government must ensure that it meets their strict standards and is correctly deployed to maximize security.

  • Bureau of Engraving and Printing clearing way for cloud, better data analytics

    Harry Singh, the deputy associate director and deputy CIO of Treasury’s Bureau of Engraving and Printing, said his agency is building on the success of putting its enterprise resource planning system in the cloud.

  • How DISA shifted from exclusive cloud provider to facilitator

    For nearly 10 years, the Defense Information Systems Agency has been working to provide secure cloud computing to DoD agencies. DISA now helps agencies use commercial providers in a secure way.

  • Intelligence community couples new cloud systems with ‘revolutionary’ concepts

    The intelligence community is building its cloud system around the concept of integration in order to facilitate better data sharing and standardized security.

  • John Hale: DISA helps agencies stay secure in the cloud

    For nearly 10 years, the Defense Information Systems Agency has been working to provide secure cloud computing to DoD agencies. No longer the exclusive cloud provider itself, DISA now helps agencies use commercial providers in a secure way. John Hale, the cloud portfolio manager at DISA. tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin the effort centers on applications, if they’re ready for cloud hosting and the best way to go about it.