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Heated House Hearing Offers New Clues Into How Hackers Broke Into OPM Networks

Next Gov | Jun 16, 2015

Attackers made far greater headway into federal personnel systems than was first disclosed by the government, gaining a foothold across an entire multiagency data center and striking a second system holding investigative data on employees with...

4 Public CIOs Leading In The Limelight

Government Technology | Jun 15, 2015

For a public CIO, sometimes the key word is "public." Those in the upper echelons of government IT leadership often fly below the radar - but not always. Like other civic officials, they sometimes come under scrutiny, especially when their...

Predictions For The Future Of Cloud Are Sky-high

FCW | Jun 12, 2015

Global data center traffic is expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 23 percent from 2013 through 2018, which will account for nearly 8.6 zettabytes (or 8.6 trillion gigabytes) of data traversing data centers around the world,...

OMB, Congress Promise Stringent Oversight Of Final Policy To Reform IT

Federal News Radio | Jun 11, 2015

The Office of Management and Budget released the final implementation guidance for the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) on Wednesday. On the same day, lawmakers issued stern warnings against making the same mistakes of the past with...

OPM Hackers Skirted Cutting-Edge Intrusion Detection System, Official Says

Next Gov | Jun 6, 2015

When attackers compromised a federal personnel system holding records on up to4 million current and former employees, the files were in an Interior Department data center equipped with the most up-to-date version of a governmentwide intrusion...