Technology Matters

The path forward for federal cloud technology

The path forward for federal cloud technology

Mike Olson, chief strategy officer at Cloudera, discusses the continued implementation of cloud technology in government and the transition of...
Building a comprehensive digital strategy

Building a comprehensive digital strategy

Kymm McCabe, technology principal at Deloitte, discusses the possible objectives of the Trump administration’s digital strategy and how the administration...
Impact of federal hiring freeze on national security

Impact of federal hiring freeze on national security

Richard Spires, CEO at Learning Tree International, discusses how CIOs in government can navigate the federal hiring freeze and work...
Trump delays signing of cybersecurity executive order

Trump delays signing of cybersecurity executive order

Mike Hettinger, president of Hettinger Strategy Group and Rich Beutel, principal at Cyrrus Analytics, discuss the details known so far...
Cloud trends in government

Cloud trends in government

Sebastian Taphanel, principal solutions architect at Evident.io and Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer at DELL EMC Federal, discuss progress of...
Tech CEOs present $1 trillion saving plan to Trump

Tech CEOs present $1 trillion saving plan to Trump

C.R. Wooters, deputy executive director at the Tech CEO Council, and Dan Chenok, executive director at the IBM Center for...
CIO Council issues ‘State of Federal IT’ report

CIO Council issues ‘State of Federal IT’ report

Sonny Hashmi, managing director of global government at Box, discussed a new report on the state of federal IT published...
Unclassified GEOINT is shaping the NGA enterprise

Unclassified GEOINT is shaping the NGA enterprise

There’s a relatively new spinoff inside the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency called Pathfinder. The program is a GEOINT swat team of...
The concept of counter-GEOINT

The concept of counter-GEOINT

As the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency tries to perfect the ratio between public-facing and top-secret GEOINT, they need to factor in...
NGA and GEOINT discipline at a flex point

NGA and GEOINT discipline at a flex point

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency is a unique organization guided by both the Department of Defense and the Director of National...
Embracing Cloud as a Business Model

Embracing Cloud as a Business Model

Here is Ray McCay, ViON’s VP of Strategic Solutions discussing how to devise a clear path to embracing cloud as...
GAO denies protests of massive Alliant 2 contract

GAO denies protests of massive Alliant 2 contract

Frank Konkel, senior technology editor for the Government Executive Media Group, discussed the Government Accountability Office’s decision to deny protests...
Agencies contend with email management deadlines

Agencies contend with email management deadlines

April Chen, senior products manager for government services at Iron Mountain, discusses the email management deadline for agencies, and the...
Innovation & procurement at DHS

Innovation & procurement at DHS

Ari Schuler, director for analytics integration at U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and Melissa Ho, managing director of DHS Silicon...
Agencies embrace autonomous vehicles

Agencies embrace autonomous vehicles

Paul Brubaker, president and CEO for the Alliance for Transportation Innovation, discusses the future of agency adoption and usage of...
Eight key steps to implement the DATA Act

Eight key steps to implement the DATA Act

Carol Fortine Ochoa, Inspector General at GSA, discusses the agency’s progress in meeting the upcoming DATA Act deadlines.
Trump calls for cyber plan in first 90 days

Trump calls for cyber plan in first 90 days

Tony Cole, vice president and global government chief technology officer at FireEye, discusses government “cyber hygiene” and how it can...
Top 3 IT priorities for new administration

Top 3 IT priorities for new administration

Kathy Conrad, director of digital government at Accenture Federal, discusses her top three priorities for agencies in the new administration.
Industry roundtable

Industry roundtable

Federal I.T., industry and a presidential transition Steve Bennett, director for the global government practice at SAS, Chris Townsend, vice...
Impact of Trump administration on government contracting

Impact of Trump administration on government contracting

Kevin Plexico, vice president of Deltek, discusses the impact of President-Elect Trump’s campaign promises on the federal contracting community.
Federal agency email management initiative

Federal agency email management initiative

U.S. Chief Records Officer Laurence Brewer discusses the federal email management deadline for agencies, and what milestones still need to...
Lessons learned by presidential fellows

Lessons learned by presidential fellows

Rosetta Carrington, senior contact center advisor at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Clifton Triplett, senior cybersecurity and IT advisor...
Preserving agency data during the presidential transition

Preserving agency data during the presidential transition

Hudson Hollister, executive director of the Data Coalition, discusses how agencies can ensure their data is preserved during the presidential...
Federal government & the Internet of things

Federal government & the Internet of things

Jamie Brown, global director of government relations at CA Technologies, discusses the federal government’s approach to the Internet of things.