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Experts sound off on draft FITARA guidance

Federal News Radio is collecting reactions to the FITARA draft policy guidance from those who provided their decades of experience in federal IT, acquisition and management.

Tags: FITARA , Technology , OMB , Gerry Connolly , Richard Beutel , Alan Balutis , Dan Chenok , Tim Young

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 05:13pm EDT

DCMA innovates IT through new virtual lab

Jacob Haynes, the chief information officer at the Defense Contract Management Agency, said the new innovation lab helps the agency use a disciplined approach to testing technology before making a major investment.

Tags: Technology , Jacob Haynes , Defense Contract Management Agency , mobile computing , financial management , Better Buying Power , innovation , Ask the CIO , Jason Miller

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 02:39pm EDT
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Open source in the federal government

Andrew Hoppin, president of NuCivic, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how federal IT employees can use open source to achieve their agency's goals.
April 28, 2015

Tags: Technology , Andrew Hoppin , NuCivic , Federal Computer Week , open source , Open source software , Red Hat , Linux , Drupal , DKAN , content management , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk

Tuesday - 04/28/2015, 08:35pm EDT
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Intelligence community CIO retiring

Al Tarasiuk, the chief information officer of the intelligence community, is retiring today after more than 28 years in government.

Tags: Al Tarasiuk , Technology , Intelligence Community , ODNI , James Clapper , ICITE , Shared services , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 04/28/2015, 05:14pm EDT

OMB set to release draft FITARA guidance this week

The Office of Management and Budget issued a notice in the Federal Register saying it plans to issue draft guidance to implement the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITAR) for public comment in the coming few days.

Tags: Technology , OMB , Tony Scott , FITARA , Federal Register , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 04/28/2015, 05:13am EDT

Rob Coen, Director, IT Acquisition and Assessment Center, NIH

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a new governmentwide acquisition contract (GWAC). The $20 billion contract, Chief Information Officers-Commodities and Solutions (CIO-CS) was divided among 65 total companies. It'll help provide the entire federal government with IT solutions. Rob Coen is the director of the agency's IT Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC). He joined Emily Kopp on the Federal Drive to further examine the GWAC.

Tags: Rob Coen , NIH , CIO , Technology , GWAC , acquisition , Federal Drive , Tom Temin

Tuesday - 04/28/2015, 09:07am EDT
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Karen Evans, Director, U.S. Cyber Challenge

Two new bills on cybersecurity and information sharing are through the House of Representatives. One of them deals with liability protections that's been a sore spot for private sector companies. Karen Evans is national director of the U.S. Cyber Challenge, and former Administrator of E-government at the Office of Management and Budget. She submitted comments on one of the bills, and described them on In Depth with Francis Rose.

Tags: Karen Evans , U.S. Cyber Challenge , Cybersecurity , Technology , House , In Depth

Monday - 04/27/2015, 04:09pm EDT
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Todd Akers, Vice President of Public Sector, Acquia

A lot of people today have their heads in the cloud the digital cloud that is. And if open-cloud providers like Acquia have their way, more in the government will follow suit. Acquia itself had some progress on that front recently, securing deals with the Justice Department and other government entities to use its Drupal open-cloud software. Todd Akers is the vice president of public sector at Acquia. On the Federal Drive with Tom Temin, he explained how Drupal came to be.

Tags: Todd Akers , Acquia , Justice Department , Drupal , Technology , Federal Drive

Monday - 04/27/2015, 03:36am EDT
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Hope springs eternal for cyber laws after House approval

Lawmakers overwhelmingly passed the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act and the Protecting Cyber Networks Act this week. These are the first cybersecurity information sharing bills with broad support in more than five years.

Tags: Cybersecurity , Technology , House , Information sharing , Congress , Mike McCaul , Bob Dix , Juniper Networks , Trend Micro , Tom Kellermann , DHS , ODNI , NCCIC , CTIIC , Jason Miller

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 12:38pm EDT
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