Report: DHS Eyes Single Awards for Next Round of CDM Task Orders

The Department of Homeland Security plans to concentrate on issuing single awards for the next round of task orders under its $6 billion Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program, ...

USFCR Seeks Vendor Info for Contract Opportunities

The U.S. Federal Contractor Registration office has urged businesses that are seeking to bid for government contracts to update their System for Award Management information or be listed ...
David Bennett

DISA CIO David Bennett: Agencies Must Understand Cloud Risks, Controls

David Bennett David Bennett, Defense Information Systems Agency chief information officer, has singled out risk as a top consideration for federal IT leaders deciding to migrate critical ...
healthcare system

FDASIA Report Proposes Streamlined Framework for Health IT

The Food and Drug Administration has proposed a streamlined, risk-based framework that medical device and information technology application developers can follow without the long lead ...
source code

NASA to Unveil Software Code to the Public; Dan Lockney Comments

NASA has compiled a collection of software code it developed for a variety of projects, including offerings the space agency used to run rockets and robotics systems, FCW reported Monday. Mark ...
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Naval Research Lab Builds Sensor-Software Pack for Pilotless Helicopters; Matthew Klunder, Kevin Killea Comment

U.S. Navy photo The Naval Research Laboratory has developed a sensor and software pack for pilotless helicopters and will demonstrate the technology at a Washington conference this ...
budget analysis review

NNSA Closes Los Alamos Nuclear Lab Upgrade Project

The National Nuclear Security Administration spent $1 million less than the agency’s original budget of $245 million for an upgrade project at the Los Alamos National Laboratory’s ...
big data

Booz Allen-GBC Poll: 39% of Federal Leaders Eye Big Data Tools to Measure Performance

Federal leaders see potential benefits of implementing big data tools for business decision-making but acknowledge that there are large hurdles to cross before they can realize such ...
Cora Marrett

NSF Chief Cora Marrett: US Must Maintain Science Investments

Cora Marrett National Science Foundation chief Cora Marrett has urged lawmakers not to cut federal investment into science and expressed concern that other countries such as China could ...
healthcare system

Dan Dougherty of EMC: Mobile, M2M Tech Could Spur Big Data Use in Federal Healthcare

A new MeriTalk survey commissioned by EMC Corp. has identified federal healthcare as a prime market for big data technologies, prompted by mobile and machine-to-machine tools. Two out ...

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