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Ben Balter: Contractors Should Tap Open Source for IT Maturity

GitHub‘s Ben Balter urges government contractors to adopt open source products and software development practices to build on operational and cost efficiencies and ensure that information technology systems use mature code and receive continuous maintenance support. Balter, who works to drive government awareness for GitHub, writes in a guest post published …

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White House: Agencies Should Have Continuous Evaluation of Clearance Holders

The White House has released a report that recommends agencies implement continuous evaluation of government employees and contractors that hold security clearances, FCW reported Tuesday. Continuous evaluation is intended to monitor cleared personnel in between the initial clearance and scheduled reinvestigation. According to FCW, such an evaluation could examine information such …

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