The Office of Personnel Management said scammers are posing as federal agents and trying to get money from federal retirees.
Tom Bossert, assistant to the President for homeland security and counterterrorism, said the cyber priorities of the administration focus on securing federal networks and data, and protecting critical infrastructure.
The Intelligence Advanced Projects Research Activity is using crowdsourcing to improve human reasoning. It’s called the CREATE program. Dr. Steve Rieber, the program director, fills in Federal Drive with Tom Temin on all the details.
Dr. Crystal Valentine, VP of MapR Technologies, talks to Women of Washington about how to encourage more women to pursue careers in technology. She also shares her personal journey to success in the technology industry.
Federal Freedom of Information Act offices saw a record number of information requests in fiscal 2016, an accomplishment that highlights the need to be able to efficiently and effectively serve stakeholder and citizens.
Joshua Meredith, assistant dean Georgetown University School for Continuing Studies and Mikah Sellers, chief digital officer at Grafik, join host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk, to discuss education options that federal IT professionals have for increasing their skill at a graduate level. March 14, 2017
Faisal Iqbal, public sector chief technology officer for Citrix, offers three tips to not only meet, but truly benefit from OMB’s data center consolidation initiative.
The Defense Department hit a major milestone a few weeks ago, bringing its new electronic health record system online at its first facility. Federal News Radio’s Jared Serbu visited Fairchild Air Force Base in Washington to talk with clinicians and Defense health officials about how the new system, MHS Genesis, is working so far. He filed this report on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
In national security, the rotten apples have a lot more potential to do damage than they might in, say, Agriculture or Education.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has been sitting on bids from three vendors for a $40 million systems integration contract for more than nine months without any real updates, and now three lawmakers are asking why.
The federal inspectors general community has an opportunity, as the federal hiring freeze and other resources continue to tighten, to share administrative and mission areas services.
The General Services Administration and the Homeland Security Department released the first of what’s expected to be two requests for information seeking insights into how to make the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program more reactive to the burgeoning cyber market.
Hillary Hartley, the deputy executive director and creative director of GSA’s 18F organization, is leaving in early April, while former 18F co-founder Aaron Snow has found a new home.
Tim Hurlebaus, president of CGI Federal, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss key trends shaping the federal IT and services marketplace. March 14, 2017
The Office of Management and Budget’s fiscal 2016 Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) report to Congress shows more agencies have stronger cyber defenses in place.