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How the Government Will Buy Future Technologies, NextGov Prime

The Federal Acquisition Regulation gets in the way of innovative information technology acquisition in government, according to many industry leaders and even some agency IT leaders. Some experts believe the FAR can be, and should be, your friend for innovative procurement. A panel of experts addressed that idea at NextGov Prime 2014 with Dave McClure of the Veris Group, Joanne Woytek of NASA SEWP, Jaymie Durnan of the Defense Department and Karen Evans of the US Cyber Challenge. McClure tells Federal News Radio's Francis Rose how the process that exists now is perceived.

Tags: FAR , NextGov Prime 2014 , Dave McClure , Veris Group LLC , Joanne Woytek , NASA , Jaymie Durnan , DoD , Karen Evans , In Depth

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 05:20pm EDT
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Federal News Countdown: PortfolioStat revamp, new cyber threats

Karen Evans, former administrator of the Office of Electronic Government and Information Technology and now the national director of U.S. Cyber Challenge, helps "In Depth" host Francis Rose count down the top federal news stories of the week.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Karen Evans , Federal News Countdown

Friday - 03/29/2013, 06:24pm EDT

Timeline: Cybersecurity Milestones, 2006-2012

A look at the events shaping cybersecurity policy in the federal government over the past six years.

Tags: cybersecurity , technology , timeline , Cybersecurity Rising , DoD , OMB , U.S. Cyber Command , FISMA , Common Access Card , continuous monitoring , Howard Schmidt , Stuxnet

Wednesday - 10/24/2012, 12:28pm EDT

Cyber progress fueled by agency brass recognition

Six years after the Veterans Affairs data breach, civilian agency networks and computers are more secure. Current and former federal officials and cyber experts say from secretaries on down, the threat of a cyber attack and the impact on mission is well understood.

Tags: technology , Cybersecurity Rising , Dan Chenok , IBM , Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board , Karen Evans , Alan Paller , SANS Institute , Jeff Eisensmith , Immigration and Customs Enforcement , DHS , OMB , cybersecurity , Paul Nicholas , Microsoft , TIC , Federal Desktop Core Configuration , FISMA , continuous monitoring , Cyber Workforce , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 10/24/2012, 03:32am EDT
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Annual cyber camp kick offs

The U.S. Cyber Challenge's annual cybersecurity camp program is now underway. It will run through July 20. Invited participants will go through four days of intensive training aimed at assessing and recruiting top cybersecurity talent.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update ,

Monday - 07/16/2012, 08:00pm EDT

Scholarship competition aims to attract high schoolers to cyber career

The International Informations Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. or (ISC)2 &mdashl; has awarded five scholarships as part of a cybersecurity challenge for high schoolers. The organization works with the U.S. Cyber Challenge, a national public-private coalition.

Tags: (ISC)2 , technology , cybersecurity , workforce , Federal Drive

Monday - 12/19/2011, 11:53am EST
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Cyber Challenge to recruit next gen of cyber experts

The U.S. Cyber Challenge will offer programs to encourage high school and college students with a knack for computers, mathematics and science to consider careers in IT security.

Tags: Alan Paller , SANS Institute , Cybersecurity Update , technology , Gov Info Security , cyber experts , IT , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 02/23/2011, 02:38pm EST

CyberChallenge attracts next cadre of experts

A new program will target high school students in the government's search for the next generation of cyber warriors. Lawmakers hope the U.S. Cyber Challenge will help attract and train much needed experts in cybersecurity.

Tags: technology , Tom Carper , Alan Paller , Navy , cybersecurity , Cyber Workforce , Meg Beasley

Tuesday - 02/01/2011, 07:50am EST
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What is the U.S. Cyber Challenge?

Host Mark Amtower interviews Karen Evans, Director, U.S. Cyber Challenge, on cybersecurity issues.
October 4, 2010

Tags: Karen Evans , Amtower Off Center , Mark Amtower , contracting , cybersecurity ,

Monday - 10/04/2010, 01:14pm EDT
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