President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday that gives federal employees the day after Christmas off.
The Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act is on its way to the Senate floor after passing the House for the fourth time as a part of the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act.
Ann Mei Chang is the latest in a growing list of former Google execs to enter government service. Chang will lead USAID’s recently launched Global Development Lab.
Administrators for the Environmental Protection Agency’s networks must focus on improving its configuration management program, according to a report from the agency’s inspector general.
The head of the Government Accountability Office expressed cautious optimism that the federal government could establish governmentwide financial data standards by May 2015.
U.S. Agency for International Development Chief Innovation Officer Steven VanRoekel said the region’s ability to respond to the crisis was hampered by a crippling lack of infrastructure.
After nearly two years and several iterations, the bill formerly known as the Federal Information Technology Acquisition and Reform Act is heading to the House floor as part of the 2015 Defense authorization bill.
David Bray, chief information officer of the Federal Communications Commission, joins FedScoop TV at FedTalks 2014 to discuss how he’s bringing change to the FCC.
Over the last two years, the White House’s Office of Science and Technology Policy has made datafying the visible and non-visible information about the Earth a priority — now, the agency is looking into finding a way to capture that data from the sky for less.
David Bray, chief information officer of the Federal Communications Commission, discussed change agents in exponential times during his keynote presentation at FedTalks 2014.
President Barack Obama signed a bill before the Thanksgiving holiday that requires agency employees who use a nonagency electronic messaging for official business to forward copies of the correspondence to their official accounts.
With the holiday buying season in full swing, the White House is aiming to improve the somewhat deficient credit card security standards in the United States.
A working group of more than 40 government agencies and nonprofits is asking for the public’s help in crafting a guide that details the best ways for the government to engage and collaborate with its citizens.
Two agencies that oversee government data released a draft recommendation that aims to protect sensitive federal information stored on the computers of contractors.
The General Services Administration has released a draft of the terms and conditions for its proposed special item number of cloud acquisition under IT Schedule 70 to make agency cloud procurement simpler and more transparent.
Microsoft’s new Surface Pro 3 tablet has been placed on the GSA Schedule so that federal agencies can now begin to deploy it, something that state and local governments have already started doing to enhance their own mobility programs.
Who knew computer models could be so mesmerizing? The GIF above comes from a NASA video, after NASA scientists created a visualization of how carbon dioxide moves through Earth’s atmosphere.
Clear Government Solutions has obtained a FedRAMP Joint Authorization Board Provisional Authority to Operate, FedScoop has learned.
The Postal Service is still scrambling to process a system breach from two months ago that put the personal information of 800,000 employees at risk, an agency executive told lawmakers Wednesday.
A new survey released Wednesday shows that more IT professionals are embracing open source software, with control and business continuity outweighing the cost savings as factors.