House passes bipartisan IoT security bill to fix ‘glaring gap’ in cyber infrastructure

The IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act would NIST to best practices for device security. The Office of Management and Budget would create guidance for agencies…

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Can a divided Congress come together? On certain issues, experts think it can

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Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas)

Rep. Hurd unveils version 2 of IT modernization bill

The Modernizing Government Technology Act will let agencies keep savings for up to three years to reinvest in IT transformation projects.

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employee engagement

$3.1B IT Modernization Fund: DoA, MIA or alive and kicking?

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing May 25 on legacy IT systems where Federal CIO Tony Scott will have maybe the administration’s…

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DoD, IRS, HHS target of federal audit on inefficient and wasteful agencies

The Government Accountability Office’s sixth annual report on “fragmentation, overlap and duplication,” put the spotlight once again on the DoD, Treasury Department the Department of Health and Human Services for the “significant opportunities for cost savings and revenue enhancement [that] exist in these three areas.”

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