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Version 2 of cloud cybersecurity standards coming soon

DoD CIO Teri Takai clarifies the Pentagon plans to use the FedRAMP baseline. DHS and GSA are working together to ensure the continuous diagnostics and monitoring program and FedRAMP are aligned. But questions remain around how other cyber initiatives fit into the cloud security program.

Tags: cybersecurity , cloud computing , FedRAMP , DHS , DoD , Teri Takai , GSA , Matt Goodrich , Intel Security , Scott Toulsey , Scott Renda , Jason Miller

Thursday - 04/03/2014, 04:35am EDT
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Current trends in cloud technology

Author David Linthicum discusses cloud computing and the challenges that agencies and businesses face as they make the transition to the cloud.
April 1, 2014

Tags: cloud computing , David Linthicum , hortonworks , Cloudera , service oriented architecture , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 11:10pm EDT
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Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing

Federal agencies looking to move to the Cloud have a number of tough choices to make when evaluating cloud service provider offerings. They are looking for trusted partners to help them get there securely and help ease the migration challenges that lie before them as the make this transition. This panel explores some best practices that have been implemented by agencies that have already made the move. The panel will also examine, given the unique security needs of Federal agencies, the stringent security guidelines set forth by FedRAMP and the DISA Cloud broker and explore best practices for deciding which cloud deployment model private, public, government community and hybrid best meets agencies requirements for their mission critical enterprise applications.

Tags: Pamela Dyson , Tom Temin , Zachary Goldstein , Lonny A. Anderson , Susie Adams , Microsoft

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 04:19pm EDT
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Ethan McMahon, Project Manager, International Space Apps Challenge, NASA

In just a couple weeks, two science agencies launch a global code-a-thon focusing on coastal flooding. NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration provide the raw data. Participants will develop mobile apps, software and other solutions that fit with the agencies' goals in space and on Earth. Ethan McMahon, project manager of NASA's International Space Apps Challenge, talked about the code-a-thon with Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp

Tags: Ethan McMahon , NASA , apps , Federal Drive

Monday - 03/31/2014, 11:57am EDT
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Pentagon to triple cyber staff to thwart attacks

The Pentagon plans to more than triple its cybersecurity staff in the next few years to defend against Internet attacks that threaten national security, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said. By 2016, the Pentagon should have 6,000 cyber professionals.

Tags: DoD , cybersecurity , workforce , Chuck Hagel

Saturday - 03/29/2014, 05:00am EDT

AMD betting on cloud-mobility convergence

The cloud of the future will handle larger workloads and a higher density of virtual machines per server, yet with less space and power consumption.

Tags: Tom Temin , AMD , Rory Read , mobile computing , cloud ,

Monday - 03/31/2014, 03:19am EDT

Melanie Roe, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Public Affairs, CBP

Customs and Border Protection has completed an online metamorphosis. The agency has a new and improved website. Melanie Roe, assistant commissioner of the Office of Public Affairs at CBP, talked to In Depth with Francis Rose.

Tags: Melanie Roe , CBP , In Depth

Friday - 03/28/2014, 06:00pm EDT
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DHS turns to mentors to strengthen cyber workforce

The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) is trying to promote cyber skills across several disciplines.

Tags: STEM , cybersecurity , Cyber Workforce , workforce DHS , NICE , Lauren Larson , Robin Williams

Friday - 03/28/2014, 03:49am EDT
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Industry Chatter: Shawn McCarthy, IDC Government Insights

The popularity of big data is helping your agency earn more money for its information technology budget. IT spending across the federal government rose about half a billion dollars over the past two years. A third of the overall spending goes to the IT infrastructure that keeps the big data flowing. Shawn McCarthy, research director for IDC Government Insights, was Francis Rose's guest for Industry Chatter.

Tags: Shawn McCarthy , Industry Chatter , IDC Government Insights , IT infrastructure , In Depth

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 05:03pm EDT
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DoD accelerates cybersecurity upgrade in Europe

The Pentagon will complete the Joint Regional Security Stacks in the European theater by the end of this year, two years earlier than planned. DoD already has begun to construct this regional cyber approach in the U.S. as part of its Joint Information Environment program.

Tags: DoD , Joint Information Environment , Joint Regional Security Stack , Mark Bowman , cybersecurity , Robert Ferrell

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:07am EDT
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