digital government

Mikey Dickerson: Teamwork Key to Gov’t Digital Service Projects

The U.S. Digital Service has been recruiting information technology professionals from the private sector to help federal agencies plan, develop and implement technology-based public ...
Ashton Carter

Ashton Carter: DoD Invests in Newer Platforms for US Military’s Pacific Strategy

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has said the Pentagon’s efforts to build new military platforms will be key as the U.S. pursues a rebalancing strategy in the region, ...
Donna Dodson

NIST Seeks Public Comments on Consumer Data Protection Draft; Donna Dodson Comments

Donna Dodson The National Institute of Standards and Technology is seeking public comments on a draft report that contains recommendations on how to protect consumer data. The report ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Highlights BBP Mission, Public Service Track for STEM

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall, defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, said the focus of Better Buying Power 3.0 is for the U.S. to remain a top technology power ...
Arati Prabhakar

Arati Prabhakar: DARPA Looks to Combat Islamic State Group with Internet Tools

Arati Prabhakar Arati Prabhakar, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has outlined how the agency is working to help counter the Islamic State group and other ...
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Profile: Dr. David Honey, ODNI Science and Technology Director

Dr. David Honey serves as director of science and technology at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, where he works to identify strategies for the integration of scientific ...
Dan Tangherlini

Dan Tangherlini: Agencies Seek New IT, Digital Service Ideas From GSA’s 18F Lab

Dan Tangherlini Dan Tangherlini, who officially left the General Services Administration Friday after three years as its leader, described several initiatives the agency started during ...
big data

Paul Cohen: DARPA Program Tackles Human-Computer Language Barrier

The Defense Research Advanced Research Projects Agency has kicked off a program to research and develop methods to advance the communication interface between people and machines. DARPA said ...
Phyllis Schneck

Phyllis Schneck: DHS Eyes ‘Weather Map’ Approach to Cybersecurity

Phyllis Schneck The Department of Homeland Security is working with the White House and private sector to integrate big data into the government’s efforts to help businesses and federal ...
Katrina McFarland

Katrina McFarland Outlines Pentagon’s Tech Goals

Katrina McFarland Katrina McFarland, assistant defense secretary for acquisition, has outlined the Defense Department’s technology goals amid an environment of budget uncertainty ...