DoD CIO Dana Deasy says officials have been finding temporary homes for cloud applications that were counting on the long-delayed JEDI program. Other preparatory that's not technically part of the contract has been proceeding apace too.
In today's Federal Newscast, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence has extended waivers for agencies requesting more time to excise that gear from their networks.
A proposed interagency council would look around the world for companies and products to banish from the federal supply chain.
The focus may be about to turn from whether its supply chains are cyber secure to how reliant contractors are on foreign sources of supply.
It’s important to pay attention to the specifications on any system being purchased for remote working purposes
While 5G could have major implications for the economy, intelligence and cybersecurity agency officials warn that moving more core functions to the edge of networks could create a larger attack surface for adversaries.
The private organization administering the Cybersecurity Certification Model Certification Program on DoD's behalf opened the application process for five types of participants in the CMMC "ecosystem."
The Department of Veterans Affairs said it needs a six-month supply of personal protective equipment and other medical supplies to adequately handle a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, but it has a 30-day supply on hand today.
COVID-19 exposed the fragility of the nation’s food supply chain and the limitations of how America’s producers have always done things.
DoD says CMMC certifications will require an in-person visit by a third-party auditor, partly to make sure the company being certified really exists.
Some options under the DPA are already employed on a semi-routine basis by the Defense Department and other agencies but could play a bigger role against the coronavirus.
Having, hopefully, caught our collective breath from a tumultuous 2019, this year has much in store for federal contractors and suppliers.
Eric Crusius, David Black, Vijaya Surampudi, attorneys with Holland & Knight, offer some of what industry should consider and be on the look at for if the Coronavirus begins to impact federal mission efforts.
An inaugural NDIA report says defense industry is financially strong and generally competitive, but points to workforce, cybersecurity challenges.