Michael Rogers

Navy Adm. Michael Rogers Urges Concerted Effort in Cyber Warfare

Michael Rogers Navy Adm. Michael Rogers, commander of the U.S. Cyber Command, has pointed at several patterns in cyber warfare that he says the federal government should address ...
Chris Hamm

Profile: Chris Hamm, Director of GSA FEDSIM

Chris Hamm Chris Hamm serves as director of the General Services Administration’s FEDSIM organization, where he oversees information technology and professional service contracts ...
Tom Sharpe

GSA Issues PIN, Chip-Enabled SmartPay Change Cards; Tom Sharpe Comments

Tom Sharpe The General Services Administration has launched change cards with security features under its SmartPay payment program. The cards are now be programmed to have a personal ...
Frank Baitman

Frank Baitman Seeks HHS Efficiency with IT Consolidation Work in 2015

Frank Baitman Frank Baitman, chief information officer at the Department of Health and Human Services, plans to put agency plans to consolidate its information technology systems into ...
Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia Robotics Work Focuses on Power Efficiency; Steve Buerger Comments

The Sandia National Laboratories said it is developing robotics technology that will help disaster response machines function more efficiently by not losing as much power as current ...
CBO

CBO Report Urges US Navy to Relook 2015 Shipbuilding Plan

The Congressional Budget Office said the U.S. Navy may need to scale down the inventory requirements under its fiscal year 2015 shipbuilding plan in light of recent budget cuts at the ...
Ellen Pawlikowski

Ellen Pawlikowski Sees 3-D, Drone Tech’s Possible Key Role in Offset Strategy

Ellen Pawlikowski Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski said drone and 3-D printing technologies have the potential to play a large role in helping build the military’s offset strategy to maintain ...
DARPA

DARPA Seeks Research Proposals on Next-Generation Neuromodulators

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, through its Electrical Prescriptions (ElectRx) program, has issued a request for research proposals from companies on new ways to monitor ...

NSF Issues Grants for 2 New Supercomputers for Open Science

The National Science Foundation has approved grants worth a combined $16.2 million to fund the acquisition of two new supercomputers for the open science research community. The foundation ...
Ernest Moniz

Ernest Moniz: Mobile App Targets Greater Resilience, Fast Recovery from Energy Emergencies

Ernest Moniz The Energy Department has rolled out a mobile application for consumers who need essential information during energy emergency situations. The Lantern Live app consolidates ...