General Dynamics Information Technology

  • Pentagon delaying major change to Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the Defense Department is putting off the elimination of a major benefit for post 9/11 veterans.

  • Using application services to enhance government customer experience

    GDIT’s Janek Claus, DevOps capability lead and Jay Olsen, director of application services discuss how the correct methodology can complete tasks quickly and with appropriate compliance.

  • Maximizing data and analytics can lead agencies to increased capabilities, efficiencies

    Dave Vennergrund is director of the data and analytics practice at General Dynamics Information Technology. He recently joined Federal News Radio to discuss the impact and importance of data and analytics in government.

  • Secure cloud migration in government requires measured approach

    During Cloud Month, read about why a federal transition to the technology has to be approached from a holistic perspective.

  • DISA ramps up MilCloud 2.0 as it plans to shut down version 1 in 2019

    John Hale, DISA’s chief of enterprise applications, said his office is helping the military services and agencies do the hard work before moving to the cloud.

  • Managed services enters a new era

    Perhaps the first generation of managed services was ahead of its time. No more. Given the rapid maturation of cloud-hosted applications, more ubiquitous bandwidth, and the greater need to manage costs, more federal agencies are engaging with contractors for managed services.

  • Meet the 2016 Women in Technology leadership award winners

    Women of Washington hosts Aileen Black and Gigi Schumm interview the finalists and winners of the 2016 Women in Technology leadership awards.

  • Tactical Cloudlets: Mobile Computing Readies for Battle

    During 14 years of war in the Middle East, Marines and soldiers came to rely on having ready access to computers. And the more capability they had, the more they wanted. Fuel trucks became targets for insurgents, and defending them became an extra burden for troops. Clearly, a more efficient solution was needed.

  • When outsourcing cyber services makes sense

    Cybercrime costs the U.S. economy some $100 billion a year, according to the Center for Strategic and International Studies. And the threats only grow more intense, while at the same time, regulatory and compliance issues grow more complex. Government agencies and corporations face the same challenge: How to manage those security risks without breaking the bank.

  • JIE: ‘Building the Fort Knox of Network Security’

    Over the next three years, the military will deploy a series of sophisticated gateways to better protect its vast network from external attack, according to Army Col. Scott Jackson, who oversees construction of the Joint Informational Environment or JIE.