Technology Matters

Federal IT under a Clinton, Trump administration

Federal IT under a Clinton, Trump administration

Veris Group chief strategist Dave McClure discussed the future of federal IT under a Hillary Clinton or a Donald Trump...
NASA Ames CIO outlines IT priorities

NASA Ames CIO outlines IT priorities

Jerry Davis, chief information officer at NASA’s Ames Research Center, discussed his office’s IT priorities.
How to get the most out of FITARA

How to get the most out of FITARA

Department of Transportation chief information officer Richard McKinney discussed the TBM Council’s new release, “Accelerating the Mission: Recommendations for Optimizing...
Health IT is a growth market; GSA got the memo

Health IT is a growth market; GSA got the memo

Aneesh Chopra, co-founder of Hunch Analytics and former U.S. chief technology officer, discussed the General Services Administration’s new health IT...
House committee votes to censure Koskinen

House committee votes to censure Koskinen

Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) discussed his role in the censure vote against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen.
IT Modernization at the Department of Agriculture

IT Modernization at the Department of Agriculture

Department of Agriculture chief information officer Jonathan Alboum details his plan for IT modernization.
The Federal Beat

The Federal Beat

Washington Technology editor-in-chief Nick Wakeman, NextGov senior correspondent Aliya Sternstein, and Federal News Radio reporter Meredith Somers discussed some of...
The FOIA Improvement Act and federal agencies

The FOIA Improvement Act and federal agencies

Sunlight Foundation senior analyst Alex Howard offered insight on how the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 will impact federal agencies.
IT Modernization Fund vs MOVE IT Act

IT Modernization Fund vs MOVE IT Act

Pamela Walker, senior director for Federal Public Sector Technology at the Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector, talks about the...
Digital services at the Department of Labor

Digital services at the Department of Labor

Labor Department chief information officer Dawn Leaf explained her plan for digital services, shared services, and data center consolidation.  ...
Combating terrorism with futuristic tech

Combating terrorism with futuristic tech

Technology editor at Defense One, Patrick Tucker, talks about the futuristic technology being developed by the Pentagon to prevent and...
Artificial intelligence for medics

Artificial intelligence for medics

Dr. Jaques Reifman, a U.S. army medical researcher at Fort Detrick, discussed his work on APPRAISE — an artificial intelligence...
Navigating digital services in government

Navigating digital services in government

Deloitte’s Bill Eggers discussed his latest book, “Delivering on Digital: the innovators and technologies that are transforming government.”
Timeline for OMB’s ID management initiative

Timeline for OMB’s ID management initiative

Federal News Radio executive editor Jason Miller discussed his exclusive on the federal government’s latest effort to create an identity...
IT modernization fund vs MOVE IT Act

IT modernization fund vs MOVE IT Act

NextGov reporter Mohana Ravindranath discussed some of her latest articles — on the MOVE IT Act, the General Services Administration’s...
Optimism for IT Modernization Fund

Optimism for IT Modernization Fund

Shop4Clouds co-founder Keith Trippie explained why he’s optimistic about the proposal for an IT Modernization Fund.
2016 transition initiative at NAPA

2016 transition initiative at NAPA

David Chu, co-chairman of the National Academy of Public Administration’s “Transition 2016” initiative, discussed high-priority areas for the hand-off between...
Recruiting cyber talent to the DoD

Recruiting cyber talent to the DoD

According to Federal News Radio, Chris Lynch — director of digital services at the Defense Department — said “it’s been...
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...
The Federal Beat

The Federal Beat

Government Executive’s Frank Konkel, FCW’s Aisha Chowdhry, and Politico’s Tim Starks joined Francis for this week’s Federal Beat. Among other...
Legislation would extend USDS for 10 years

Legislation would extend USDS for 10 years

Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-WA) discussed the U.S. Digital Service Act — a piece of legislation she introduced that would preserve...
The future of the Technology Transformation Service

The future of the Technology Transformation Service

Phaedra Chrousos, former head of the General Services Administration’s Technology Transformation Service, discussed her work in government and her vision...
18F Under the Microscope

18F Under the Microscope

On this Sunday’s edition of Government Matters, host Francis Rose moderates a series of discussions about 18F — the General...
Digital services and modernizing the enterprise

Digital services and modernizing the enterprise

Kathy Conrad Director of Digital Government at Accenture discussed digital services and modernizing the enterprise.