open source

  • Open source and IT modernization—A perfect storm of opportunity

    Red Hat and other open source companies work closely with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) using the secure content automation (SCAP) protocol to automate security controls, the General Services Administration’s 18F organization on configuration lockdown.

  • Emerging threat to warfighters required new thinking by DoD’s JIDO

    Leonel Garciga, the CTO of the Joint Improvised Threat Defeat Organization, has taken a new approach to open source.

  • Open source & network forensics

    What is open source and how is it being used in the federal government? Find out when Corelight CEO Greg Bell joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk. June 19, 2018

  • Open source: The future is now

    Dave Egts, chief technologist and director, Office of the Chief Technologist,, North America Public Sector at Red Hat discusses the advantages of open source and how it can help federal agencies manage large amounts of data. May 15, 2018

  • An outsider’s view of innovation

    Mike Olson, chief strategy officer at Cloudera, joins host John Gilory on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss agile software development, open source, and technical innovation in the federal government. May 8, 2018

  • Amid congressional mandate to open source DoD’s software code, serves as guidepost

    The Defense Digital Service aims to help DoD’s software developers and program managers transition their code to the open source community.

  • 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.

  • Driving innovation with the Red Hat Government Symposium

    The 2017 Red Hat Government Symposium highlights the key role that the open source community has in meeting the challenges of government IT.

  • How one contractor belittled the White House’s IT modernization strategy

    Oracle called the government’s efforts to modernize technology “out of sync” and filled with “false narratives.”

  • Federal CIOs: An outsider’s perspective

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, eGlobal Tech Senior Consultant Phil Crawford, and Chief Strategy Officer Branko Primetica join host John Gilroy to give their perspectives on the federal CIO position. September 26, 2017