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Barack Obama

President Obama Tells Gov’t Agencies to Bolster Payment Card Security

President Barack Obama has signed an executive order requiring agencies to adopt tools and measures designed to safeguard people doing business with the government against fraudulent ...
cloud

Matt Goodrich: GSA Aims to Expedite Approval of Federal Cloud Offerings

The General Services Administration has created a new FedRAMP assessment category with the goal of helping vendors obtain security clearance for their government cloud products faster ...
StockMissileLaunchMDA

MDA, Partners Test Target Detection of Aegis Missile Defense System

The Missile Defense Agency led a test to demonstrate work by the Aegis ballistic missile defense system to detect and track missile targets, as well as other target discrimination, ...
cybersecurity

Papay, Cilluffo, Cardash: Pentagon Should Make Cyber a System Design Requirement

Cybersecurity practitioners Michael Papay, Frank Cilluffo and Sharon Cardash urge the Defense Department to establish cybersecurity as a requirement in system design and architecture ...
Jeff Walpole

Phase2 Updates OpenPublic CMS for Open Gov’t Programs; Jeff Walpole Comments

Jeff Walpole Application developer Phase2 has launched an updated version of its open source content management system based on Drupal to support government agencies’ information-sharing ...
DARPA

Prem Kumar: DARPA Eyes Chip-Size Combs for Remote Chem/Bio Agent Detection

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is seeking proposals for technologies that support remote detection of liquid or gaseous biological and chemical agents as part of ...
Doug Wolfe

Doug Wolfe Aims for Intell Agencies to Build Innovation Ecosystem in the Cloud

Doug Wolfe CIA Chief Information Officer Doug Wolfe said the agency’s new private cloud infrastructure works to help the intelligence community organize multiple workloads and ...
CellTower

Army Nat’l Guard Deploys Emergency Comm System for Interoperability

The Army National Guard is deploying the Disaster Incident Response Emergency Communications Terminal system to facilitate emergency communications interoperability among first responders ...
DARPA

DARPA Seeks Crew Augmentation Tech for Ground Combat Vehicles

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is offering an research and development opportunity to potential partners on crew augmentation technologies as part of the Ground ...
AJ Budhraja

Ajay Budhraja of DOJ Discusses Open Data’s Impacts, Gov’t Cloud Push in Q&A

Ajay Budhraja Ajay Budhraja serves as chief technology officer at the Justice Department‘s executive office for immigration review (EOIR) and brings two decades of information ...