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VA to start accepting bids for new patient scheduling system

VA, which has been eyeing a replacement for its scheduling system long before the current scandal, plans to issue a final request for proposals by the end of next month and make an award by the end of the year.

Tags: VA , Veterans Affairs Department , VistA , Stephen Warren , Robert McDonald , Jared Serbu , health IT

Monday - 08/25/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Ran Canetti, Modular Approach to Cybersecurity, Boston University

Boston University researchers think they've found a new way to build a cybersecurity system. The Modular Approach to Cloud Security wins a $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation's Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace program. The goal is to build a cloud made up of small functional components, each with their own security capabilities. Ran Canetti is director of the Center for Reliable Information Systems and Cybersecurity at Boston University and leads the project. He explained what a clear and transparent cloud might look like on In Depth with Francis Rose.

Tags: Ran Canetti , Boston University , In Depth , cloud

Monday - 08/25/2014, 04:04pm EDT
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DoD revisiting security guidelines for commercial cloud

The Defense Information Systems Agency, which serves as the broker between Defense Department components and commercial providers of cloud computing services, says the certification standards it set for commercial providers may be too arduous for vendors. DoD also launched five pilots to test the use of commercial cloud providers and is reassessing how it develops cloud requirements.

Tags: DoD , DISA , cloud computing , cybersecurity , FedRAMP , Mark Orndorff , David Bennett , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 05:19am EDT
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NSA's mobility mission office puts itself out of business

The National Security Agency closed down an office dedicated to mobility, because devices and apps have become part of the fabric of everything the agency does. But NSA, like all agencies, still must figure out how to secure mobile devices using derived credentials.

Tags: mobile , DoD , NSA , Mark Althouse , Greg Youst , DISA , cybersecurity , Jason Miller

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 04:53am EDT
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Online Chat: Ask the CIO with Labor's Dawn Leaf

Labor Department Deputy CIO Dawn Leaf joins Federal News Radio for an online chat to discuss her priorities around IT modernization, data center consolidation and cybersecurity.

Tags: Dawn Leaf , Labor Department , DOL , Ask the CIO , data center consolidation , cybersecurity , mobile computing , shadow IT , legacy IT , BYOD

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Five firms get $2.5B contract to install new network on Navy ships

The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity award will converge the heterogeneous IT architectures aboard Navy ships - all 630 of them - into a single, standards based architecture.

Tags: DoD , Navy , CANES , industry , open architecture , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 02:48pm EDT
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Labor overcoming budget stagnation to modernize IT

Dawn Leaf, Labor's deputy chief information officer, said the agency is moving to a centralized infrastructure and hopes to give its bureaus a platform on which to build mission-critical apps.

Tags: Dawn Leaf , Labor Department , IT modernization , IT governance , budget , Ask the CIO , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 02:31pm EDT
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How to attack the latest cyber threats

Todd Weller of Hexis Cyber discusses the types of security threats federal agencies are facing on this week's Federal Tech Talk radio show.

Tags: Todd Weller , Hexis Cyber , cybersecurity , Black Hat Arsenal , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk , continuous monitoring

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 12:53pm EDT
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Aneesh Chopra, Executive Vice President, Hunch Analytics

The debut of the US Digital Service in the Office of Management and Budget is supposed to push innovation and best practices across Federal agencies. But the announcement about the Digital Service makes some contractors nervous, similar to the rollout of 18F at the General Services Administration. Aneesh Chopra is co-founder and executive vice president of Hunch Analytics, and former federal chief technology officer. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he said vendors selling in the government market shouldn't worry about their bottom lines.

Tags: Aneesh Chopra , OMB , In Depth

Monday - 08/18/2014, 04:23pm EDT
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DoD to test commercial cloud for some sensitive data

Terry Halvorsen, DoD's acting chief information officer, is planning to change the way the military uses and manages its network. The Joint Information Environment is driving many of the modernization efforts across DoD.

Tags: cloud computing , cybersecurity , DoD , Terry Halvorsen , Joint Regional Security Stacks , Jason Miller

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 05:22am EDT
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