• Q & A with Washington Technology’s Nick Wakeman

    Washington Technology Editor in Chief Nick Wakeman joins host Mark Amtower for a wide ranging discussion of the big technology and acquisition stories. APril 30, 2012

  • Disaster Resilience for America – June 9, 2015

    On this special edition of ”Disaster Relief for America”, host Tim Karney interviews host Tom Moran about the All Hazards Consortium.

  • Disaster Resilience for America – June 16, 2015

    On this edition of ”Disaster Relief for America”, hosts Tim Karney and Tom Moran interview Colonel Richard Neely of the United States Air Force.

  • Hackers to Pentagon: You’re Doing Cyber Wrong

    What happens when you bring together some of the nation’s leading hackers, the Pentagon’s chief of training and an Air Force Academy professor who teaches cyber skills to cadets? They all agree on one thing: The government’s approach to cyber security is coming up short.

  • Security Clearance Reform: Continuous Evaluation Gains Traction

    The Federal government’s security clearance system is outdated and needs to be replaced, but fixing it is going to take time because the government is still years away from fully developing a continuous evaluation process that can replace today’s once-every-five-years investigations.

  • Identity Verification on the Border: How Fast Can it Get?

    According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), it takes about 20 seconds to identify and verify each person’s identity using government databases to determine whether or not the individual is on a watch list or unwelcome on U.S. soil for any reason. That’s not fast enough.

  • JIE: ‘Building the Fort Knox of Network Security’

    Over the next three years, the military will deploy a series of sophisticated gateways to better protect its vast network from external attack, according to Army Col. Scott Jackson, who oversees construction of the Joint Informational Environment or JIE.

  • Tactical Cloudlets: Mobile Computing Readies for Battle

    During 14 years of war in the Middle East, Marines and soldiers came to rely on having ready access to computers. And the more capability they had, the more they wanted. Fuel trucks became targets for insurgents, and defending them became an extra burden for troops. Clearly, a more efficient solution was needed.

  • General Dynamics to pay $9.6B to acquire CSRA

    Global aerospace and defense giant General Dynamics announced Monday that it entered into an agreement to acquire the IT company CSRA.

  • IT modernization: A roadmap to progress

    Stanley Tyliszczak, staff vice president for Technology Integration and chief engineer within General Dynamics Information Technology’s Chief Technology Office, discusses IT modernization and strategies to meet the evolving IT needs in the federal market. February 20, 2018