Analysis

  • Hybrid cloud is changing the one-size fits all mindset

    A new survey from Nutanix of federal agencies found 20 percent of all respondents are using a multi-cloud approach, and of them,75 percent say it’s working well or very well.

  • How to identify FEVS questions that really improve employee satisfaction

    Many agencies lack the resources to properly analyze FEVS data. Learn how to identify high impact questions and dig deeper into results.

  • Electronic vulnerabilities – August 11, 2018

    Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ. Sponsored by Stratford University. Today we explore the possibility that someone may be spying on you through your robotic vacuum cleaner and we talk about vulnerabilities in our nation’s electoral system.

  • To fight fraud, understand your risks, analyze your data

    Linda Miller, the fraud risk management practice lead for Grant Thornton, said agencies continue to struggle to identify how big of a problem fraud is for their programs, partly because program managers don’t think it’s their responsibility.

  • Field Operations at CBP: a conversation with John Wagner

    How is the mission of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Office of Field Operations?What are CBP’s key strategic priorities? How is CBP pursuing innovative security strategies? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with John Wagner, Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner, Office of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

  • Executive Briefing Series: Secure Network Automation

    In this exclusive executive briefing, federal systems and cybersecurity practitioners discuss ideas on how to implement secure network automation.

  • Hereditary cancer risks: How information can open up opportunities

    For some people, the risk of cancer poses a constant, known threat because they have what’s known as a hereditary cancer syndrome. Learn how a syndrome diagnosis may be both scary and, by offering answers and opportunities for interventions, empowering.

  • Commerce in Maryland: a conversation with Mike Gill

    How is Maryland attracting and retaining businesses in all regions of the state? What industries are growing in Maryland? How does the Maryland Department of Commerce promote the state and enhance its economic prosperity? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Mike Gill, Secretary, Maryland Department of Commerce.

  • Executive Briefing Series: Cyber Warfare in DoD

    In this exclusive executive briefing, military leaders versed in cyber warfare will discuss trends and future requirements

  • Robots in production work – August 4, 2018

    Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ. Sponsored by Stratford University. We meet the inventor of the first material handling robot employed in industrial production work.

  • Maximizing data and analytics can lead agencies to increased capabilities, efficiencies

    Dave Vennergrund is director of the data and analytics practice at General Dynamics Information Technology. He recently joined Federal News Radio to discuss the impact and importance of data and analytics in government.

  • Efficiency, transparency, simplicity: The 3-legged stool of data protection

    Brad Montgomery, the director of presales engineering for Dell EMC, said hackers are attacking public and private sector organizations for their data more aggressively than ever.

  • Reducing complexity, moving toward more integrated cyber defenses

    Chris Townsend, the vice president of federal for Symantec, said it’s time for agencies to drive that complexity out of their cybersecurity environment and move to a more standard approach.

  • Leaders speak on managing risk in government

    How has the use of right management evolved in U.S. federal agencies? What is Enterprise Risk Management? What are some of the key risks facing government today? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more on a Special Edition of The Business of Government Hour – Leaders Speak on Managing Risk in Government.