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Agencies building trust to reduce data centers

Several departments are out ahead of the OMB mandate to consolidate data facilities over the next four years. Energy is starting small to show business owners they will get the same level of service under the new setup. Other agencies see green in cutting back on the centers-both money and energy efficiency.

Tags: technology , Bill Turnbull , Cindy Cassil , Margie Graves , Alfred Rivera , State , Energy , OMB , DISA , AFCEA , data center consolidation , cloud computing , green IT , enterprise e-mail , Jason Miller

Friday - 01/14/2011, 07:13am EST
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CBP to cut its IT contractor workforce in half

The agency plans on hiring 500 more federal employees in 2011. Officials said they could save $40 million by reducing the number of vendor employees. CBP also is hiring more lower-level employees to help keep the pipeline of skills flowing.

Tags: contracting , technology , pay and benefits , industry , CBP , Ken Ritchhart , IT workforce , Meg Beasley

Thursday - 01/13/2011, 06:51am EST

CBP to recompete $1 billion in contracts in 2011

The agency needs to lower IT contract costs to use money for staff and other mission-critical needs. Customs and Border Protection must deal with a several hundred million dollar technology budget cut while needing to update its infrastructure.

Tags: technology , contracting , industry , pay and benefits , Ken Ritchhart , CBP , IAC , technology services , spending cuts , performance-based contracting , Jason Miller

Thursday - 01/13/2011, 06:45am EST
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Fixing FPS gets another shot

Are changes coming to the federal protective service? We'll hear from Mississippi representative Bennie Thompson who says that change MUST happen, and soon.

Tags: Congress , Congressional Spotlight , Bennie Thompson , Federal Protective Service , Mike Causey , legislation , Federal Drive , FPS , Suzanne Kubota

Wednesday - 01/12/2011, 10:36am EST
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Budget cuts lead to layoffs at Fort Detrick

Fifteen contract laboratory workers are being laid off at Fort Detrick because of budget cuts at the Department of Homeland Security, AP reports.

Tags: Fort Detrick , contracting , budget cuts , Associated Press

Thursday - 01/06/2011, 03:43pm EST

DorobekINSIDER: The 100 most read items for 2010

Happy New Year! What a great time to look back – and look forward… and to think about fresh starts. The coming months are going to be interesting, no doubt. All week, I’ll bring the most read items across Federal News Radio’s programs – Mike Causey tomorrow; the Federal Drive on Wednesday; FederalNewsRadio.com on Thursday; [...]

Tags: Circuit , collaboration , Congress , DoD , DorobekInsider , Federal News Radio , government 2.0 , management , Most read items , strategy , technology , Web 2.0

Monday - 01/03/2011, 01:21pm EST

DorobekINSIDER: The 100 most read items for 2010

Happy New Year! What a great time to look back – and look forward… and to think about fresh starts. The coming months are going to be interesting, no doubt. All week, I’ll bring the most read items across Federal News Radio’s programs – Mike Causey tomorrow; the Federal Drive on Wednesday; FederalNewsRadio.com on Thursday; [...]

Tags: Circuit , collaboration , Congress , DoD , DorobekInsider , Federal News Radio , government 2.0 , management , Most read items , strategy , technology , Web 2.0

Monday - 01/03/2011, 01:21pm EST

DHS counts increasing cybersecurity among highlights

DHS secretary Janet Napolitano included cybersecurity advancements among the department's 2010 accomplishments

Tags: Federal Drive , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Janet Napolitano

Wednesday - 12/22/2010, 09:30am EST

Stop.Think.Connect. - How do you keep your information safe during the holidays?

December 22nd, 2010

With cybersecurity a top priority for the President, listen to a discussion on a campaign designed to create public awareness and engage the public in the importance of cybersecurity.

Tags: management , FedCentral , Deloitte , Bruce McConnell , Amry Junaideen

Wednesday - 12/22/2010, 12:09am EST
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See Something, Say Something expands to feds

All federal buildings owned or managed by GSA will have their walls adorned with posters and signs with a message from DHS. We get details from GSA's Larry Melton.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , GSA , FPS , federal buildings , building security , Larry Melton

Friday - 12/17/2010, 09:41am EST
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