For many agencies, the move to cloud computing services is predicated by policy, legal and contracting decisions made by more than just the chief information officer.
Fiscal 2017 may be the beginning of a funding gap between what the Defense Department needs and what it can be allocated unless Congress can fix the budget.
The Defense Department’s new policy on climate change forces component heads to consider climate change in almost every decision.
DoD’s forthcoming update to enterprise email is likely to include several other business collaboration tools, and will be rebranded as the “Defense Office Automation Service.”
The budget deal cuts $250 million in civilian headquarters and mandates a report from the inspector general.
The Army has issued a request for information, asking cloud vendors to describe their capabilities in more than 30 separate areas that could help it move its applications from government data centers to modern commercial hosting environments.
On this edition of Columbia Technology Partners Ready To Prime, host Allen Scott sits down with the Director of Small Business Programs at DISA, Sharon Jones.
The Defense Department is planning to upgrade all Microsoft information systems to Windows 10 by January 2017.
The agency has been at the forefront of teleworking since it consolidated its headquarters in 2011 — moving to Fort Meade, Maryland. But a new director is in charge now and wants to shake things up in a way that DISA employees are pretty unnerved about. Federal News Radio reporter Scott Maucione got the scoop on the forthcoming changes to DISA’s telework rules and he joined Jared Serbu on Federal Drive with Tom Temin to talk about it. Read Scott’s exclusive story.
A draft policy letter obtained by Federal News Radio reduces the amount of days DISA employees are able to telework.
The Air Force’s personnel experts team up with cyber pros to fix downtime on the service’s HR systems, which have serious domino effects each time there’s an outage.
The Office of Personnel Management Tuesday opened its online answer desk for potential victims of the massive data breach. So far, OPM says it has sent out more than 17 million letters to victims.
Sen. John McCain sent two letters to White House officials expressing the concerns of a growing bloc of lawmakers over a lack of cyber deterrence policy.
The Department of Homeland Security has created a timetable to bolster the cybersecurity of civilian government systems, says DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson.
DISA’s multiple award IT contract, ENCORE III, will help small businesses keep their status even if they grow during the contract’s lifetime.