Government Matters (Full Show) – February 4, 2019


DoD watchdog wants to pause JRSS because of cyber risk

Dave Mihelcic, former CTO of the Defense Information Systems Agency and consultant at DMMI, details issues with the Joint Regional Security Stacks program and ways to fix them.



Shutdown’s impact on GSA’s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract

Gary Wall, former Networx program manager at the Department of Health and Human Services and CEO of the Coastal Communications Consulting Group, discusses how the government shutdown affected GSA’s new telecommunications contract, and why it could be made worse by other problems down the line.

IT modernization oversight priorities for new Congress

LaVerne Council, national managing principal of enterprise tech strategy & innovation at Grant Thornton, discusses changes to the IT oversight structure in Congress and why it’s important for legislators to keep an eye on tech developments.