disaster recovery

  • SBA hackathon developers leverage AI, agency data sets for disaster recovery tools

    As part of Small Business Week, SBA partnered with Visa for its second annual hackathon, which gave developers an opportunity to leverage government data and build tools to speed up disaster recovery.

  • Data protection & cybersecurity

    Is your agency overwhelmed with data? Tune in to Federal Tech Talk this week, when Craig McCullough, area vice president of U.S. Federal Sales at Commvault, discusses how his company can help you protect your agency’s data. September 19, 2017

  • Trump’s hiring, budget raises questions about US Harvey help

    President Donald Trump’s hiring and budget plans are raising questions about whether he can deliver the “better-than-ever” recovery he’s promised after Hurricane Harvey devastated much of the U.S. Gulf Coast

  • Zack Rosenburg: Government lacks disaster recovery strategy

    Even when the U.S. coastline dodged what could have been a much worse disaster, 22 people died when Hurricane Matthew brushed by. A decade after Katrina and a century after Galveston, Texas, the United States is still bad at disaster recovery, especially when it comes to housing. That’s according to Zack Rosenburg, the founder of non-profit SBP, who started his quest for better disaster planning after helping out in Saint Bernard parish in 2006. He joins the Federal Drive with Tom Temin with more.

  • A BRAC update and more

    Dr. Andrea Morris, BRAC Coordinator and Community Resilience director for Arlington County Virginia, will discuss how the county is being impacted by base closure and realignment, and what officials are doing to boost job growth in the area. November 29, 2013

  • A BRAC update and more

    Dr. Andrea Morris, BRAC Coordinator and Community Resilience director for Arlington County Virginia, will discuss how the county is being impacted by base closure and realignment, and what officials are doing to boost job growth in the area. November 1, 2013 (Encore presentation November 8, 2013

  • Comptroller of the Currency benchmarks IT to improve customer service

    Ed Dorris, the CIO of the Comptroller of the Currency, said he evaluates IT policies, tools and procedures to ensure employees have a “hassle-free” IT environment. October 3, 2013

  • National security plans for 21st century disasters

    Your agency will function just fine after a major disaster. Richard Reed is the special assistant to the President for National Security Affairs and Senior Director for Resilience Policy at the Executive Office of the President. He’s also the man that made that possible.