Sen. Tom Carper

Sen. Tom Carper: Lawmakers to Debate DHS’ Security Role in FISMA Reform Push

Sen. Tom Carper Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, says his collaboration with ranking member Sen. Tom Coburn ...
Jeh Johnson

Jeh Johnson: DHS, Army to Increase Cooperation to Combat Evolving Threats

Jeh Johnson Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has called for closer cooperation between his department and the U.S. Army to counter threats and address public concerns through ...
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 ...
cybersecurity

DHS’ Andy Ozment: CDM Program’s Second Task Order on Schedule

The Department of Homeland Security is moving into the second task order under Phase 1 of its continuous diagnostics and mitigation program to extend the list of covered agency ...
technology test

David Brown: DoD, DHS to Push for Earlier Developmental Testing

Officials at the Department of Homeland Security and Defense Department want to bring technology tests to an earlier stage in the acquisition process before any production contracts ...
Higbee2

Executive Profile: John Higbee, Defense Acquisition University’s Director of Mission Assistance

John Higbee serves as Defense Acquisition University’s director of mission assistance and director of knowledge repository. As director of DAU mission assistance, he leads the establishment ...
cloud

GAO Records 1% Cloud Spending Increase at 7 Agencies

The Government Accountability Office has completed the review of the progress seven federal agencies have made to implement cloud computing and found a 1 percent overall increase in ...
Matthew Olsen

Matthew Olsen: Al-Qaida’s Network ‘Less Centralized’

Matthew Olsen Matthew Olsen, director of National Counterterrorism Center, has testified on the homeland security threat picture and how the NCTC responds to it before the House ...
Reginald Brothers

Reginald Brothers: DHS Kicks Off Crowdsourcing Move to Help Guide Investments

Reginald Brothers Reginald Brothers, science and technology chief at the Department of Homeland Security, has launched a collaboration community for government agencies, critical infrastructure ...
cyber

44 Institutions Named NSA/DHS Centers of Academic Excellence

Forty-four universities have been named national centers of academic excellence with focus areas on information assurance and cyber defense. Evaluation teams from the National Security ...