big data

BDNA’s Walker White: Big Data Security, Virtualization as Priorities for Gov’t IT

Walker White, president of data quality company BDNA, predicts that big data security, virtualization and application rationalization will be top priorities for government enterprises in ...
Sylvia Matthews Burwell

Sylvia Burwell: HHS Partners with Clinicians With $840M Pro-Patient Initiative

Sylvia Matthews Burwell The Department of Health and Human Services has earmarked $840 million to help healthcare providers realign their clinical practices toward a more patient-centered ...
Scott J. Davis

Scott Davis: Asian Pivot Spurs Army Plan to Seek Light Watercraft Upgrade, Funding

Scott J. Davis Acquisition officials plan to upgrade the U.S. Army’s small boats, a fleet they said is integral to the U.S. maritime mission, specifically in the Obama administration’s ...
Penny Pritzker

Penny Pritzker: Trade Mission Emphasizes US Commitment to Asia as Economic Partner

Penny Pritzker Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker kicked off a five-day business development mission to Asia in Tokyo this week, her first trade mission since she took the post in June ...
Sanjeev Bhagowalia

Sanjeev Bhagowalia is New Treasury Deputy Assistant Secretary, CIO

Sanjeev Bhagowalia Sanjeev Bhagowalia has joined the Treasury Department as deputy assistant secretary and chief information officer, Pacific Business News reported Friday. Duane Shimogawa ...
Adm. Jonathan Greenert

Adm. Jonathan Greenert Broaches World Naval Coalition for Maritime Security

Adm. Jonathan Greenert Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert said greater cooperation among the world’s navies would help strengthen international maritime security, DoD ...
Gen. Ray Odierno

Gen. Ray Odierno: Troop Reduction Could Impact Tiered Readiness Strategy

Gen. Ray Odierno Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno said 490,000 soldiers may not be enough to sustain the government’s tiered readiness strategy following the U.S. war in Afghanistan, ...
GAO

GAO Urges DoD, DHS Acquisition Personnel to Review Market Research Procedures

The Government Accountability Office has urged acquisition personnel at the departments of Defense and Homeland Security to re-examine their documentation procedures on procurement ...
fbi headquarters

Clifford Holly Named FBI Security Division Assistant Director in Charge

Clifford Holly, FBI deputy assistant director for the training division in Quantico, Virginia, has moved to the agency’s headquarters to take on a new role as assistant director in ...
Richard Berner

Richard Berner: OFR, Fed, SEC to Seek Industry Info on Bilateral Repos

Richard Berner, director of the Office of Financial Research with the Treasury Department, said his office will survey industry on repurchase agreements starting early 2015 to gather ...