Shows & Panels
- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Moving to the Cloud. What's the best approach for me
- Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing
- The New Generation of Database
- Satellite Communications: Acquiring SATCOM in Tight Times
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Value of Health IT
Shows & Panels
Monday - Friday, 6-9 a.m.
Hosts Tom Temin and Emily Kopp bring you the latest news affecting the federal community each weekday morning, featuring interviews with top government executives and contractors. Listen live from 6 to 9 a.m. or download archived interviews below.
Federal Drive Show Blog - November 20, 2013
Wednesday - 11/20/2013, 10:05am EST
Homeland Security Department
The Chief Information Officer's Council is taking a three-pronged approach to helping agencies transition to newer technology. The council's Innovation Committee wants agencies to share tools and ideas for saving money on IT. Margie Graves is the deputy chief information officer at the Homeland Security Department and committee co-chairwoman. As part of our special report, A New Era in Technology, Graves tells Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller about the Innovation Committee's priorities.
Chief Information Officer
The Commerce Department has saved more than $200 million in administrative spending because of a unique collaboration. The chief financial officer and the chief information officer have teamed up to find costly inefficiencies and make advances in areas like IT and cybersecurity. Simon Szykman is the Commerce Department's chief information officer. He joined Tom and Emily as part of our special report, A New Era in Technology.
Performance Improvement Officer
Merit Systems Protection Board
The Merit Systems Protection Board has more going on than processing furlough appeals. The board is updating the strategic plan that would guide its work for the next five years. DeeAnn Batten is the Board's performance improvement officer. She explains what's new in this plan.
Federal News Radio
Agencies have three years to move to a dynamic approach to securing computer networks. A new memo from the Office of Management and Budget details a series of deadlines. The first is in February. Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller has details on the cybersecurity mandate.
Federal News Radio
A group that's pushing agencies to get rid of government jargon and communicate with the public in plain language has released its second annual report card. As Federal News Radio's Jared Serbu reports, plain language advocates are applauding progress at some agencies but citing setbacks at others and warning against a lack of governmentwide leadership.