• FedRAMP, Cloud Security Alliance creating new joint certification system

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the Federal Risk Authorization and Management Program and the Cloud Security Alliance announce the creation of FedSTAR to offer mutual recognition between the two security programs.

  • The benefits of unified communications

    What are unified communications and how can they help your agency save money? Find out when Steven Boberski, vice president of Business Development at collab9 joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk. March 20, 2018

  • eDiscovery: Can it be improved?

    Matt Milone, director of Federal Operations at Complete Discovery Source, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company can help federal agencies produce specific requested documents in a timely manner. February 20, 2018

  • IT modernization: A roadmap to progress

    Stanley Tyliszczak, staff vice president for Technology Integration and chief engineer within General Dynamics Information Technology’s Chief Technology Office, discusses IT modernization and strategies to meet the evolving IT needs in the federal market. February 20, 2018

  • Government, industry mix it up in the cloud

    In the case of cloud, the government mainly adapted itself to commercial products, but ended up influencing them to the benefit of both sides.

  • Top predictions for 2018 point towards security and innovation

    When thinking about future trends, it’s important to have a strong understanding of the important innovations impacting most sectors, and pair that understanding with an intuition around what impacts those innovations will have to most organizations in 2018.

  • The importance of technological innovation for first responders

    When disaster strikes, first responders rely on data and communications to understand crises and make lifesaving decisions. Mobile security solutions and cloud computing are modern solutions that help first responders keep communities safe.

  • Could updated controls from NIST drive up cloud security costs?

    The Federal Risk Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) estimates the cost to implement NIST SP 800-53 Revision 5 to be in the millions.

  • New FedRAMP Tailored bringing ‘shadow IT’ out of the dark

    FedRAMP officials say the authorization process is likely to take anywhere from 4-8 weeks.

  • Interagency group soliciting feedback on new cloud buying guides

    The Cloud Center of Excellence has four working documents designed to help agencies tackle funding challenges and acquire and secure cloud solutions with more confidence.