Tag Archives: enterprise IT

NSA Addresses Operational Technology Security in New Cyber Advisory

National Security Agency

The National Security Agency (NSA) has issued a cybersecurity advisory outlining ways on how the Department of Defense (DOD), National Security System (NSS) and defense industrial base network owners ensure the security of connected operational technology. The document calls on NSS, DOD and DIB system operators and owners to assess the value against costs and risks for enterprise information technology to OT connectivity.

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VA Issues RFI for Enterprise IT Strategic Planning Support Services

Department of

The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking information on potential industry sources that could support the requirements of the enterprise strategic planning and governance directorate within VA’s office of information and technology. The enterprise strategic planning effort will have a three-year performance period, including two one-year options. Responses to the RFI are due March 3rd.

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U.S. Space Force to Add Cyber Professionals to Defend Assets; Gen. John Raymond Quoted

Gen. John Raymond

The U.S. Space Force will begin onboarding cyber professionals from the U.S. Air Force into its ranks to protect sensitive systems and missions. The added personnel will work to defend installations, including ground terminals and space assets, such as satellites. Raymond said about 1,300 enlisted Air Force and officers will be transferred by the end of the month. 

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Intelligent Waves Receives Recognition Among 2020’s Fastest-Growing Companies For Second Consecutive Year; Jared Shepard Quoted

Jared Shepard

Intelligent Waves has been recognized for the second consecutive year on Inc.'s list of the 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies in 2020, Intelligent Waves reported on Thursday

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ARCYBER’s Stephen Fogarty on Key Factors to Command-Centric Network Ops

Lt. Gen. Stephen Fogarty

Lt. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, commander of the U.S. Army Cyber Command (ARCYBER), has said that data security and effective management are key contributors to the efficiency of a command-centric network. According to Fogarty, effective network infrastructure requires a balance between the need for usable data and risk mitigation through zero-trust security concepts.

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SBA Issues Potential $130M Contract Under EIS Modernization Program

The Small Business Administration has awarded a potential $130 million contract to modernize its systems as part of the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions program, FCW reported Friday. The General Services Administration directed agencies to issue task orders under its EIS contract vehicle by Sept. 30 ahead of planned transition activities in 2023. 

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Navy Deploys Enterprise-Wide Logistics IT Platform

The Naval Supply Systems Command has begun using a logistics management system designed to handle enterprise-wide business procedures in line with Department of Defense standards. The U.S. Navy said Tuesday that the Navy Logistics Management Standards information technology system standardizes and transmits data sets across NAVSUP’s applications and enables users to access related components to support decision-making activities. NLMS also tracks data to help simplify auditing operations.

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Report: DoD Implements Revised Contracting Strategy for DEOS Cloud Program

The Department of Defense divided the potential $8B Defense Enterprise Office Solution cloud contract into three phases as part of a revised contracting strategy, Nextgov reported Thursday. DEOS will serve as the initial phase of DoD’s Enterprise Collaboration and Productivity Services program and will be competed through the General Services Administration’s IT Schedule 70, while the second and third phases will cover video, voice and assured voice services.

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