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Raj Sharma, CEO, Censeo Consulting

Nov. 15 is the deadline for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to patch up the cybersecurity holes in the Healthcare.gov website. The Government Accountability Office offered 22 technical recommendations to the agency last week. Those problems appear just as the website nears its first birthday. Raj Sharma is co-founder and CEO of the Censeo Consulting Group. On the In Depth with Francis Rose Industry Chatter segment, he shared some ways to predict, and fix, longstanding problems with large federal IT projects like Healthcare.gov.

Tags: In Depth , industry , Industry Chatter , technology , health IT , Raj Sharma , cybersecurity , HealthCare.gov , GAO

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 04:04pm EDT
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Despite new EHR system, DoD faces big data interoperability challenges

The Defense Department says its forthcoming purchase of a commercial-off-the-shelf electronic health record system is the best way to bring it into line with modern health IT practices and make its data more interoperable. But even after the system is deployed, DoD will be living with legacy data and paper records for years to come.

Tags: Jared Serbu , DoD , Veterans Affairs , health IT , technology , ONC , Mary Ann Rockey , Joe Francis , David Bowen , Defense Management Information Exchange , DHA

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 01:21pm EDT
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Silvia Inéz Salazar, National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute is trying to connect with its audience in new ways. Scientists in a user-experience lab are designing technologies and collecting data on customers' experiences to understand the needs of cancer patients and researchers. Silvia Salazar is the Informatics Research Lab Manager at NCI. She shared details about the lab on the Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

Tags: Federal Drive , Tom Temin , National Cancer Institute , Silvia Salazar , health IT , user-experience lab , technology

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 12:45pm EDT
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Adrian Gardner, CIO, FEMA

The White House wants to cut about $2 billion from the federal IT budget next year. The Obama Administration says that's good news, because it means federal agencies are being more efficient with their IT projects. Adrian Gardner, chief information officer of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and agency co-chair of this year's Executive Leadership Conference, told In Depth with Francis Rose about one of his passions. He said he likes using industry partnerships to make the most out of shrinking IT budgets.

Tags: Adrian Gardner , FEMA , In Depth , Francis Rose , budget , technology , Obama administration , Executive Leadership Conference , information technology

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 04:11pm EDT
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FDA reorg splits CIO, informatics roles in preparation for network innovations

Walter Harris, the chief operating officer and acting chief information officer at the Food and Drug Administration, said the agency should name a permanent CIO in the next three months to help take the agency into the cloud.

Tags: technology , Walter Harris , FDA , cloud computing , mobile computing , management , Taha Kass-Hout , Ask the CIO , Jason Miller

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 07:10am EDT
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DoD upends its strategy for buying commercial cloud services

A forthcoming Pentagon plan will let military departments chart their cloud procurement strategies, as long as they provide detailed data to the Pentagon and each other.

Tags: DoD , technology , cloud computing , acquisition , Defense Information Systems Agency , Terry Halvorsen , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 04:54am EDT
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Federal IT security from the ground up

Allen Harper, vice president and chief hacker for Tangible Security will discuss how his company is helping federal agencies with their cybersecurity challenges.
September 23, 2014

Tags: technology , Allen Harper , hacking , Tangible Security , cybersecurity , penetration testing , advanced persistent threats , zero day threats , IT security , Red Hat , grey hat , white hat , script kiddies , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 08:56pm EDT
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More openings at OMB than just VanRoekel

Steve VanRoekel isn't the only one leaving the E-Government office.

Tags: OMB , technology , people , Scott Renda , Jenn Gustetic , NASA , OSTP , challenges , Eric Won , SBA , Bob Brese , Gartner , Cristin Dorgelo , Inside the Reporters Notebook , Jason Miller

Friday - 09/19/2014, 06:23pm EDT

Michael McKeown, FBI Cyber Initiative and Resource Fusion Unit

The FBI will channel more people and resources into its Pittsburgh office. It's a reward for the cybersecurity team that's credited for catching five Chinese military leaders stealing trade secrets, and a Russian-based cyber crime ring that stole about $100 million from banks around the world. Michael McKeown is supervisory special agent for the Associate Division Counsel, part of the FBI Cyber Initiative and Resource Fusion Unit based in Pittsburgh. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he explained the cybersecurity effort that earned the extra resources.

Tags: Michael McKeown , cybersecurity , technology , In Depth , FBI

Friday - 09/19/2014, 05:09pm EDT
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