Government Matters (Full Show) – August 5, 2018


DISA explores alternatives to Common Access Card

Steve Wallace, Technical Director of Development & Business Center at DISA and Jeremy Corey, Chief of the Cyber Innovation Office at DISA, details their efforts to ‘augment’ the Common Access Card with modern tech, and the experimentation they’re doing with biometrics.

Transition of all military hospitals to Defense Health Agency

Maj. Gen. Ronald Place, director of the Transitional Intermediate Management Organization and the National Capital Region Medical Directorate at the Defense Health Agency, discusses the efforts to consolidate military hospital facilities under DHA, and the timeline of how it will happen.

The Federal Beat – August 5, 2018

Fedscoop Senior Tech Reporter Carten Cordell and NextGov Executive Editor Frank Konkel discuss the week’s top stories. Topics on this edition of the Federal Beat include Joanne Collins Smee leaving the General Services Administration, a lack of Technology Modernization Fund money in a Senate spending bill, and the upcoming huge fourth quarter spending spree.