Technology Matters

Securing the Internet of things

Securing the Internet of things

Patrick Tucker, technology editor at Defense One, discusses security implications and risks of the Internet of Things.
Competing IT modernization acts merge

Competing IT modernization acts merge

Trey Hodgkins, senior vice president for Public Sector at the Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector, discusses the Modernizing Government...
Future applications for genomic data

Future applications for genomic data

Horace Blackman, senior vice president of health at Leidos, discusses the potential and challenges of genomic data.
The shifting role of the CTO

The shifting role of the CTO

Dave Wennergren, executive vice president for operations and technology at the Professional Services Council, discussed the shifting role of the...
House panel subpoenas VA for spending information

House panel subpoenas VA for spending information

Kellie Lunney, senior reporter at Government Executive, discusses the House Veterans Affairs Committee’s decision to subpoena the Veterans Affairs Department...
Costs and benefits of telework in government

Costs and benefits of telework in government

Jeri Buchholz, senior advisor at FMP Consulting and former Chief Human Capital Officer at NASA, discusses the state of telework...
Cyber guidelines for transition teams

Cyber guidelines for transition teams

Karen Evans, national director of the U.S. Cyber Challenge, discusses how presidential transition teams should be approaching cyber.
Hardware and software solutions at DoD

Hardware and software solutions at DoD

Doug Haskin, product lead for the Computer Hardware, Enterprise Software and Solutions (CHESS) program for the U.S. Army, discusses ITES...
Encouraging emerging tech in government

Encouraging emerging tech in government

Brian Forde, director of digital currency at the MIT Media Lab and former senior advisor for mobile and data innovation...
Cyber Workforce Strategy at the Commerce Department

Cyber Workforce Strategy at the Commerce Department

Steve Cooper, chief information officer at the Commerce Department and Kevin Mahoney, Commerce’s chief human capital officer, discuss how their...
Using data, mapping to make a difference

Using data, mapping to make a difference

Chief Geographer and Director of the GeoCenter at the U.S. Agency for International Development Carrie Stokes discusses the work she and...
Pentagon eyes missile defense sensors in outer space

Pentagon eyes missile defense sensors in outer space

Marcus Weisgerber, global business editor at Defense One, discusses the Pentagon’s goal to expand its missile defense sensors to outer...
FBI teaching ransomware 101

FBI teaching ransomware 101

Mohana Ravindrinath, a reporter at NextGov, discusses a new effort by the FBI to educate the public on ransomware.
OPM: More accurate telework data needed

OPM: More accurate telework data needed

Kathryn Medina, chief talent officer at APCO Worldwide and former executive director of the Chief Human Capital Officers Council at...
Future of the Technology Transformation Service

Future of the Technology Transformation Service

Dan Tangherlini, President of Seamless Docs Federal and former administrator of the General Services Administration, talks about how tech teams...
The Federal Beat

The Federal Beat

Jason Miller, executive editor at Federal News Radio, Courtney McBride, associate editor at Inside the Army, and Frank Konkel, senior...
Big takeaways from GSA’s shared services Industry Day

Big takeaways from GSA’s shared services Industry Day

Angela Styles, chair at Crowell and Moring, discusses the big takeaways from GSA’s shared services Industry Day.
Redefining the role of CIO

Redefining the role of CIO

Shawn Kingsberry, digital government director for the Global Public Sector at Unisys, and former CIO at the Recovery Accountability and...
Recruiting the next generation of cyber talent

Recruiting the next generation of cyber talent

Wallace Sann, federal chief technology officer at ForeScout, discusses industry’s approach to recruiting the best cyber talent.
Health IT ups the ante on cyber

Health IT ups the ante on cyber

John Teeter, former deputy chief information officer at the Department of Health and Human Services, discusses challenges in managing health...
Impact of data center consolidation on contractors

Impact of data center consolidation on contractors

Mike Tanner, CEO of Hitachi Data Systems Federal Corporation, discusses the impact of data center optimization on the contractor community.
Technology and innovation in next administration

Technology and innovation in next administration

Dan Chenok, Executive Director of the IBM Center for the Business of Government, discusses data-driven strategic planning, and it’s potential...
A word of caution on category management

A word of caution on category management

Erica McCann, director of federal procurement at the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), offered a word of caution on...
The rise of GitHub in the federal marketplace

The rise of GitHub in the federal marketplace

After only 8 years, GitHub is leaving its mark with over 60,000 government employees across 75 countries using it everyday. That number...