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Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Radio

The White House announced Tuesday a new cyber threat intelligence center to better understand and coordinate the response to the threats the nation faces. The approach the administration is taking isn't a new one. In fact, it's modeled after the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller tells In Depth with Francis Rose about the center and why many experts say this approach seems like the right one.

Tags: Jason Miller , NCTC , In Depth

Tuesday - 02/10/2015, 04:30pm EST
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Robert Goldenkoff, Director of Strategic Issues, GAO

Good help is hard to find. That's especially true at federal agencies looking for smarts in cybersecurity and financial auditing. The latest look-see by the Government Accountability Office shows a number of mission-critical skills gaps in federal agencies. What can agencies do to fill the gaps? Robert Goldenkoff, the director of Strategic Issues at GAO, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to offer some answers.

Tags: Robert Goldenkoff , GAO , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , skills gap , management

Tuesday - 02/10/2015, 09:36am EST
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Q&A with Washington Technology's Nick Wakeman

Washington Technology Editor in Chief Nick Wakeman joins host Mark Amtower to discuss the top contracting stories in 2014, and what's ahead for contractors in 2015.
February 9, 2015

Tags: Acquisition , Contracting , government contracting , Technology , Cloud computing , mergers and acquisitions , FSSI , LPTA , GSA , Nick Wakeman , Washington Technology , Mark Amtower , Amtower Off Center

Monday - 02/09/2015, 07:53pm EST
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Karen Evans, Director, U.S. Cyber Challenge

The new federal chief information officer, Tony Scott, inherits a governmentwide IT budget of about $81 billion. He also takes over at a time when federal agencies are ramping up their cybersecurity spending. Karen Evans is executive director of the U.S. Cyber Challenge, and former e-Government administrator at the Office of Management and Budget. On In Depth with Francis Rose, she broke down his top priorities as the new federal CIO.

Tags: Karen Evans , U.S. Cyber Challenge , Tony Scott , OMB , In Depth

Monday - 02/09/2015, 04:45pm EST
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For Army, upgraded IT networks might mean fewer deployed soldiers

The Army is revisiting its approach to mission command and leaning on improved IT networks as one way to make its forces more flexible.

Tags: Army , Technology , Joint Information Environment , Joint Regional Security Stacks , Robert Ferrell , Doug Wiltsie , Dan Hughes , Jared Serbu

Friday - 02/06/2015, 04:09am EST

The "cloud" from a contracting perspective

Alexander Major, an attorney at Sheppard Mullin, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss the state of the cloud market and what cloud providers should consider when working with the federal government.
February 3, 2015

Tags: Acquisition , Contracting , cloud technologies , cloud management , Cloud computing , Alexander Major , Sheppard Mullin , Roger Waldron , Coalition for Government Procurement , Off the Shelf

Tuesday - 02/03/2015, 07:53pm EST
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IT budget request rises to $86B, including $105M for digital services

President Barack Obama is asking Congress for additional funding to set up digital services offices in the 25 largest agencies and create idea labs to promote employee innovation.

Tags: Technology , budget , OMB , White House , digital services , idea labs , Jason Miller

Monday - 02/02/2015, 09:09am EST
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3 incentives to encourage the adoption of the cyber framework

Michael Daniel, the White House cyber coordinator, said to encourage adoption of the critical infrastructure cyber framework, the government would focus on streamlining regulations, cybersecurity research and development and federal procurement policies and practice.

Tags: Technology , Michael Daniel , White House , cybersecurity framework , Critical infrastructure , Acquisition , Research and development , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 02/03/2015, 10:10am EST

DoD likely to lean on overseas accounts for sequestration safety valve

The Obama administration already has made clear that it will request a budget Monday which violates the automatic spending caps in existing law. But for DoD, the war accounts, which are exempt from the caps, may serve as a backup plan.

Tags: DoD , budget , 2016 budget , Budget Control Act , sequestration , Center for Strategic & Budgetary Assessments , Todd Harrison , Robert Work , Joint Regional Security Stacks , Center for New American Security , Jared Serbu

Monday - 02/02/2015, 05:24am EST
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