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  1. No longer DoD's cloud broker, DISA is now responsible for issuing provisional authorization to cloud providers that meet DoD's criteria. File

    DoD releases new federated cloud procurement policy

    With DISA out as cloud broker, policy outlines roles and procedures intended to speed up cloud acquisition.

    • Dec. 17, 2014
  2. Acting Associate Administrator of the Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies Kathy Conrad (center), FedRAMP Director Matthew Goodrich (center-right) and Information Systems Security Manager Claudio Belloli (right) talk with reporters ahead of releasing 'FedRAMP Forward.' Aaron Boyd/Staff

    'FedRAMP Forward' plans next two years of cloud authorization

    Timeline lays out improvements to be phased in over next 24 months.

    • Dec. 17, 2014
  3. Two active U.S. military members 'Ask Watson' separation related questions as they prepare to transition to civilian life. USAA

    IBM's Watson to help VA manage health records

    The system that won at TV's Jeopardy! now will turn to serious work serving veterans.

    • Dec. 16, 2014
  4. Philip Reitinger, a former executive with the departments of Homeland Security, Justice and Defense, thinks a central cyber campus is a valuable step. Courtesy Photo

    New campus to centralize cybersecurity workforce

    GSA secures funding for cyber campus for civilian employees.

    • Dec. 15, 2014
  5. The idea for a Senate Cyber Caucus came up during a panel discussion that included Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., who was in favor of creating a bipartisan group. Office of Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

    7 Senators to consider for a 'Cyber Caucus'

    An idea for a bipartisan Cyber Caucus in the Senate got us thinking: Who should be tapped?

    • Dec. 10, 2014
  6. Lockheed Martin put an interactive map for NGA's Map of the World on Amazon's commercial cloud. Lockheed Martin

    Amazon commercial cloud tapped for geospatial data

    The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency becomes the first intelligence agency to host an operational capability on Amazon.

    • Dec. 10, 2014
  7. A US Air Force major instructs a student during a training mission in an MQ-1 simulator at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. 2nd Lt. Logan Clark / US Air Force

    Simulation is the real thing for Air Force training

    From a consumer-level virtual world to high-end specialized simulators, the Air Force is finding great value in an artificial reality.

    • Dec. 9, 2014
  8. Acting DoD Principal Deputy CIO David De Vries said the department is on track with its cloud acquisition and is not missing out on any of the benefits cloud services offer. DoD image

    IG: DoD failed to execute cloud policy

    Report criticizes DoD for not getting the most out of its cloud acquisitions.

    • Dec. 5, 2014
  9. U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) researcher Judith Stasko shows Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Mexican Minister of Agriculture Enrique Martinez y Martinez during a tour U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) National Animal Disease Center in Ames, Iowa. on Thursday, October 16, 2014. USDA photo by Darin Leach

    Agriculture research centers connecting to high-speed network

    New Science Network will improve collaboration and big data computing.

    • Dec. 4, 2014
  10. The Defense Department's cloud strategy is in a state of flux. Army

    Cloud providers wonder what DoD's strategy shift holds for them

    As the Defense Department adopts an enterprise-based approach, there are few solid indicators of the effects on the market.

    • Dec. 2, 2014
  11. DoD's new cloud computing strategy will be released later than originally planned. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images

    New DoD cloud policy delayed

    Policy will speed cloud procurement while clarifying the roles of DISA and Office of the CIO.

    • Dec. 2, 2014
  12. Govini foresees lower DoD cloud spending

    The Navy accounted for 80 percent of DoD's cloud dollars in 2014.

    • Dec. 2, 2014
  13. A group of federal innovators, citizen science project managers and scientists discuss the resources needed to implement the Lantern Live project, a crowdsourcing activity recently announced by the Department of Energy. Office of Science and Technology Policy

    Feds developing plan for crowdsourcing, citizen science

    Open Innovation Toolkit will guide agencies on leveraging citizen involvement.

    • Dec. 2, 2014
  14. DISA shifts cloud focus to security, integration

    The Defense Information Systems Agency may no longer be the Defense Department's official cloud broker, but changes to that status are shifting the agency's role to other critical, related responsibilities, top officials say.

    • Dec. 1, 2014
  15. The Defense Department's new cloud strategy, charting a course now that DISA is no longer the cloud broker, has been delayed. Army

    New DoD cloud policy delayed to early December

    Policy will speed cloud procurement while clarifying the roles of DISA and Office of the CIO.

    • Nov. 25, 2014
  16. The Department of Veteran Affairs issued a RFI for a commercial off-the-shelf scheduling system to integrate with the existing VistA system. fotoedu / Getty Images/iStockphoto

    VA issues RFI for commercial scheduling system

    Department looking to replace system that left veterans waiting for needed care.

    • Nov. 24, 2014
  17. Mark Norton (left), DoD senior systems engineer, said derived credentials won't replace CAC but will simplify sending secure emails on mobile devices. Thomas Brown/Gannett Government Media Corp

    Derived credentials to roll out across DoD by July 2015

    The credentials allow mobile devices to send secure emails without need for a common access card to authenticate the user.

    • Nov. 21, 2014
  18. GSA is looking for feedback on draft terms and conditions for an independent cloud SIN on IT Schedule 70. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images

    Draft terms released for cloud SIN

    GSA wants comments on how best to create a distinct spot on IT Schedule 70 for cloud offerings.

    • Nov. 21, 2014
  19. Goodrich

    Microsoft 365 first cloud email to gain FedRAMP approval

    With ATO, partner InfoReliance will start migrating Health and Human Services' email to the cloud.

    • Nov. 21, 2014
  20. GSA GWAC program Deputy Director Marcelo Olascoaga says a special item number for cloud on Schedule 70 will provide structure and organization. Aaron Boyd/Staff

    Cloud to get original SIN on IT Schedule 70

    Industry's transition from the current distribution of cloud services through several item numbers to a single, dedicated number, will be complicated, GSA official warns.

    • Nov. 18, 2014
  21. The State Department is the most recent federal agency to admit to a breach of its cyber networks. Wikimedia Commons

    State Department hit in cyberattack that also compromised White House

    State Department's email system shut down this weekend to shore up affected network.

    • Nov. 17, 2014
  22. A public-private partnership would put NOAA data -- like this weather photo -- in a public cloud. NASA/NOAA satellite image

    NOAA asks industry to fund open data program

    Private sector wants access to the data and is willing to pay to put it in a public cloud.

    • Nov. 14, 2014
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