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Agency approaches to OMB reorganization memo

Agency approaches to OMB reorganization memo

Michael Stough, Director of the Program Analysis and Evaluation division in the ffice of the chief financial officer at the...
The Federal Beat

The Federal Beat

Military.com air warfare reporter Oriana Pawlyk, Nextgov technology reporter Mohana Ravindranath, and FCW staff writer Sean Carberry joined Francis for...
Mapping an approach to cyber procurement

Mapping an approach to cyber procurement

Chris Cummiskey, CEO of Cummiskey Strategic Solutions and former acting undersecretary at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed cyber procurement...
White House initiatives driving workforce priorities at DHS

White House initiatives driving workforce priorities at DHS

Roland Edwards, deputy chief human capital officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed how the government reorganization memo and...
Network Visibility –  The Foundation of Cybersecurity in Government

Network Visibility – The Foundation of Cybersecurity in Government

Just as criminals frequently wait for dark to commit a crime; our cyber adversaries thrive when they can hide in...
Challenges to government-wide shared services adoption

Challenges to government-wide shared services adoption

Nick Nayak, president of Green Light Acquisition and former chief procurement officer at the Homeland Security Department, discusses the biggest...
DHS releases study on mobile device security

DHS releases study on mobile device security

Vincent Sritapan, program manager for the Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency at DHS, discusses the agency’s latest study of...
What’s in a name? For NPPD, a new one could reflect changing priorities

What’s in a name? For NPPD, a new one could reflect changing priorities

Phyllis Schneck, managing director of cyber solutions at Promontory Financial Group and former deputy undersecretary for cybersecurity at the Department...
Reading the tea leaves on cloud migration and optimization

Reading the tea leaves on cloud migration and optimization

Is it time to stop thinking about federal data centers in terms of consolidation, and start thinking about that effort...
Will category management, shared services find favor in the Trump Administration?

Will category management, shared services find favor in the Trump Administration?

Nick Nayak, president of Green Light Acquisition and former chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed the...
The future of civil service reform

The future of civil service reform

Jeffrey Neal, senior vice president at ICF and former chief human capital officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed...
Navigating the federal hiring freeze

Navigating the federal hiring freeze

Jeffrey Neal, senior vice president at ICF and former chief human capital officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed...
Impact of Trump administration on industry

Impact of Trump administration on industry

Nick Nayak, former chief procurement officer at Department of Homeland Security and president of Green Light Acquisition, discusses how the...
DHS’s chief procurement officer Sorya Correa (Part 2)

DHS’s chief procurement officer Sorya Correa (Part 2)

Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed new procurement efforts at DHS, agile acquisition, the...
DHS’s chief procurement officer Sorya Correa (Part 1)

DHS’s chief procurement officer Sorya Correa (Part 1)

Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed new procurement efforts at DHS, agile acquisition, the...
Government Matters (Full Show) – January 15, 2017

Government Matters (Full Show) – January 15, 2017

Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed new procurement efforts at DHS, agile acquisition, the...
How-to guide to the 2016 Combined Federal Campaign

How-to guide to the 2016 Combined Federal Campaign

Vince Micone, a senior official at the Department of Homeland Security and chairperson of the board of directors for the Combined...
The future of NIEM

The future of NIEM

The National Information Exchange Model considers itself to be a data dictionary. NIEM says it uses agreed-upon terms, definitions, relationships,...
Prospects for FEMA’s top spot

Prospects for FEMA’s top spot

Rich Cooper, principal with Catalyst Partners and former official at the Department of Homeland Security, discusses the potential shortlist of...
Cummiskey: Next DHS secretary should focus on people, money, organization, and components

Cummiskey: Next DHS secretary should focus on people, money, organization, and components

Chris Cummiskey, former acting undersecretary at the Department of Homeland Security, offered a four-point plan for the next DHS secretary....
Enterprise risk management, FITARA and the impact of a CR at DHS

Enterprise risk management, FITARA and the impact of a CR at DHS

Department of Homeland Security chief financial officer Chip Fulghum discussed enterprise risk management, the impact of a continuing resolution on...
Preparing for the presidential transition

Preparing for the presidential transition

Francis speaks with former Deputy Undersecretary for Management at DHS Chris Cummiskey about the preparations going on for a new...
The growth of DHS’s Automated Indicator Sharing (AIS) program

The growth of DHS’s Automated Indicator Sharing (AIS) program

According to FCW, The Department of Homeland Security’s Automated Indicator Sharing (AIS) program has at least 100 users. We discussed...
OPM on SafeTrack – DHS’s AIS Program – Digital Services at DoD

OPM on SafeTrack – DHS’s AIS Program – Digital Services at DoD

Government Matters – June 13, 2016 Metro’s SafeTrack plan has been on the books for a week. We discussed how...
Speed networking designed to help prime contractors meet CDM goals

Speed networking designed to help prime contractors meet CDM goals

Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation, or CDM, was one response to the Office of Personnel Management data breach. It focuses on...
High impact rating created under FedRAMP

High impact rating created under FedRAMP

Richard Spires, CEO at Learning Tree International and former CIO at both the IRS and Department of Homeland Security, discussed...
Companies prepare for end of fiscal year

Companies prepare for end of fiscal year

Nick Nayak, former chief procurement officer at the Department of Homeland Security, discussed the end-of-year rush for federal contractors and...