• Cybersecurity & zero trust

    Michael Friedrich, chief architect at Cyxtera Technologies – Federal, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how authentication is being using to protect high value data sets from cyber attacks. January 21, 2019

  • Early returns on GSA’s EIS contract, IT modernization is not in play

    Three agencies, Labor, Justice and SSA, have released solicitations under GSA’s telecommunications contract.

  • Mark Spitler: Verizon cybersecurity investigation finds trends, attack methods

    Marc Spitler, co-author of Verizon’s Data Breach Investigations Report, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for the highlights and details on how your cyber strategy should change.

  • Purpose requires finding the right mindset early on

    Christina Ho joins Gigi Schumm in the studio to remind women that you have to take the chance and follow your convictions, even if the path is unclear.

  • GSA picks 10 vendors for $50B next-gen telecom contract

    The General Services Administration awarded a spot on the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract to four incumbents and six new telecommunication bidders to increase competition.

  • New interagency group to show resistance to the cloud is futile

    The General Services Administration has put together five working groups in a new cloud center of excellence to address acquisition, value and training challenges around cloud computing.

  • One defense company is making big gains in federal contracting

    A Bahrain owned company also saw a increases in government contracting, while GE and Verizon lost federal business.

  • is latest attempt to get buy-in to online ID management

    The General Services Administration launched the portal in November and awarded two vendors contracts to provide secure electronic credentials. VA and USDA are among the first agencies to put applications on the cloud credential exchange. USPS is developing the technology infrastructure to allow this shared service to happen.

  • NSA Surveillance and the Affordable Care Act

    On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss how U.S. providers are being affected by the NSA Survelliance controversy, and the impact of the Affordable Care Act. June 20, 2013

  • DHS, NIST lynchpins helping cyber order succeed

    The newly issued Executive Order gives NIST, DHS several goals and corresponding deadlines over the next year. NIST will work with industry to create a cybersecurity framework. DHS is expanding the information sharing program so industry can receive classified and unclassified cyber threat data more easily and more quickly.