The new year brings a host of people on the move, including a new deputy CIO at the Defense Department and a familiar face leading the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s IT office.
As Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James closes out her tenure, she is setting up a new Air Force Digital Service.
One of the main tenets of the Pentagon’s Better Buying Power initiative is changing procurement for the better.
The Air Force is selecting its biggest class ever to participate in the Career Intermission Program.
The Air Force will implement a new civilian evaluation system next spring to increase communication between supervisors and employees.
The Air Force awarded a $31 million contract to review more than 100 command and control systems for cyber vulnerabilities.
A replacement for Air Force One made headlines recently. But the Air Force is dealing with multiple platforms that are aging and due for upgrades or replacement. Many of them belong to the Air Force. Maj. Gen. Mike Fortney, vice commander of the Air Force Global Strike Command, joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin for a survey of what needs modernizing.
After cutting burdensome training and duties, the Air Force is creating a board to review more issues in the future.
Col. Jane Davies and Lt. Col. Paul Cianciolo with the Civil Air Patrol join host Derrick Dortch on this week’s Fed Access to discuss Saturday’s Wreaths Across America event, and the mission of the organization. December 16, 2016
The Air Force Chief Information Security Officer says the training is needed to reduce breaches and make sure airmen are using Air Force computers for mission tasks.
The Air Force is close to hiring an industry executive to change the way it procures big ticket IT items.
The Defense Department hopes the next administration will create more flexible training models for reservists in order to retain those in aviation and cyber realms.
The Defense Department’s $38.5 billion IT budget in the fiscal 2017 requests is being driven by three major trends contractors should be aware of: cybersecurity, cloud and analytics.
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For the first time since it became a separate service in 1947, enlisted pilots strapped into cockpits and flew solo missions.