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Report finds blind spots in DoD's view of global science and technology

New study by the National Research Council says DoD needs to develop a new strategy to better understand what's happening in a world of more globalized defense research. By 2050, the authors note, more than four-fifths of R&D activity will be happening outsize the U.S.

Tags: DoD , National Research Council , science and technology , Arden Bement , Jared Serbu , federal drive

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 12:56pm EDT
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OMB, OSTP to release new tools to reach big open data goals

The Office of Management and Budget and the Office of Science and Technology Policy are on track to launch a new metadata validator tool this month. They are also developing an integrated dashboard that will track agency progress on the administration's open data goals.

Tags: OMB , Treasury , shared services , Management , financial management , Performance.gov , Stephanie Wasko , human resources management , cross-agency goals

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 01:31pm EDT

HHS Buyers Club opens door to innovative approaches to IT projects

The Department of Health and Human Services isn't following in the footsteps of the Oscar winning movie, Dallas Buyers Club. Rather, HHS is trying to help contracting officers recognize agile and iterative approaches to buying and managing technology programs.

Tags: acquisition , Contracting , HHS , Bryan Sivak , DHS , Mike Pozmantier , Mark Naggar , Jason Miller

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 08:39am EDT

Shared service providers preparing for more, bigger agencies

The Obama administration looks to expand shared service usage even more by improving existing financial shared service providers and laying the groundwork for shared service governance.

Tags: OMB , Treasury , shared services , Management , Performance.gov , Stephanie Wasko , financial management , human resources management , cross-agency goals

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 01:14pm EDT

NSA revamps processes to more quickly approve commercial technology

The National Information Assurance Partnership, the U.S. implementation of what was supposed to be a faster, cheaper process to verify the cybersecurity of commercial IT products, turned out to be so slow and expensive that few companies could afford to go through it. But officials said they hope a recent overhaul in the procedures will breathe new life into the program.

Tags: DoD , NSA , NIST , cybersecurity , Janine Perdersen , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 04:35am EDT
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GSA, DHS about ready to turn the spigot on for a new set of cyber tools

The General Services Administration and the Homeland Security Department are putting the final touches on the next set of contracts that will truly kickstart the federal move toward dynamic cybersecurity protections of agency networks and computers. The two agencies will release six task orders under the $6 billion CDM program in the coming year to implement tools and services across more than 40 agencies.

Tags: DHS , GSA , Jim Piche , cybersecurity , Industry , Contracting , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 04:08am EDT
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State on path toward recovery after harsh IG report on cyber

Bill Lay, the State Department's chief information security officer, said his budget for cybersecurity doubled in 2014 to help address the recommendations outlined by the agency's inspector general.

Tags: State Department , Bill Lay , cybersecurity , continuous diagnostics and mitigation , Ask the CIO , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 02:07pm EDT

Refining the user experience

Doug Brashear, associate director, UX, at HZDG, will discuss what you can do to make your website more user friendly.
July 1, 2014

Tags: Doug Brashear , user experience , HZDG , FedRAMP , CFPV , JIE , responsive design , Google glass , mobile strategy , data collection , social media , lazy sharing , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 09:21pm EDT
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IRS awards $68 million contract for database services

InSysCo received a multi-year contract to help the tax agency move to a data-centric organization.

Tags: IRS , InSysCo , Acentia , Contracting , acquisition , Ariel Levin-Waldman

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 03:28pm EDT

How to make social media a 'great equalizer' for your agency

As social media becomes an important tool in allowing agencies to meet their missions, managers must ensure that their tweets, Facebook posts and YouTube videos are accessible to persons with disabilities.

Tags: SocialGov , social media , accessibility , Alissa Johnson , Michael Reardon , Labor , Shefali Kapadia

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 10:49am EDT
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