Nextgov - Tech Insiderhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/An Expert Blog on the State of Federal Technologyen-usMon, 25 Aug 2014 14:50:45 -0400Video: FBI Files Join the 21st Centuryhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/08/video-fbi-filing/92210/The FBI's massive paper filing system has been replaced with a digital system that houses 30 million records and 83 million sets of fingerprints.Caitlin FairchildMon, 25 Aug 2014 14:50:45 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/08/video-fbi-filing/92210/News - Tech InsiderThe paper filing system files at the FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C.FBIVideo: NASA's Flying Labshttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/08/video-nasas-flying-labs/91331/Taking science experiments to the skies.Caitlin FairchildWed, 13 Aug 2014 17:33:54 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/08/video-nasas-flying-labs/91331/News - Tech InsiderNASA's DC-8 airborne science laboratory soars over the Sierra Nevadas and the Owens Valley near Lone Pine, Calif.NASANextgov Prime 2014 Agenda Unveiledhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/07/nextgov-prime-2014-agenda-unveiled/88963/The event revolves around six impact areas.Camille TuuttiThu, 17 Jul 2014 14:56:09 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/07/nextgov-prime-2014-agenda-unveiled/88963/News - Tech InsiderPlatform-as-a-Service: What It Is and How It Could Help Your Agencyhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/07/platform-service-what-it-and-how-it-could-help-your-agency/88480/If you're not already using PaaS, you probably will be soon.James Benson, HumanTouch, LLCFri, 11 Jul 2014 13:39:13 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/07/platform-service-what-it-and-how-it-could-help-your-agency/88480/News - Tech InsiderMathias Rosenthal/Shutterstock.comThousands Want to Rename DC Airport after US Goalie -- and 'National Treasure' -- Tim Howardhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/07/thousands-want-rename-dcs-airport-after-us-goalie-and-national-treasure-tim-howard/87718/We the People Petition has 2,700 signatures.Ross GianfortuneWed, 02 Jul 2014 11:05:26 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/07/thousands-want-rename-dcs-airport-after-us-goalie-and-national-treasure-tim-howard/87718/News - Tech InsiderNatacha Pisarenko/APWhy the Hybrid Cloud Is on the Federal Horizonhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/why-hybrid-cloud-federal-horizon/87547/Here are a few tenets that should be a part of any hybrid cloud solution.Anne Altman, IBM FederalMon, 30 Jun 2014 13:27:05 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/why-hybrid-cloud-federal-horizon/87547/News - Tech InsiderSingkham/Shutterstock.comEducation Department Apologizes for Offensive 'I'm Poor' Tweethttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/education-department-apologizes-offensive-im-poor-tweet/87220/Image-based tweet featured a screenshot from "Bridesmaids."Ross GianfortuneWed, 25 Jun 2014 13:05:53 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/education-department-apologizes-offensive-im-poor-tweet/87220/News - Tech InsiderRelativity MediaHurry! Nominate Your Rock Star Colleagues for the 2014 Bold Awardshttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/hurry-nominate-your-rock-star-colleagues-2014-bold-awards/86632/Submissions are due June 23.Camille TuuttiTue, 17 Jun 2014 16:33:42 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/hurry-nominate-your-rock-star-colleagues-2014-bold-awards/86632/News - Tech InsiderSergey Nivens/Shutterstock.comCybersecurity: We’ve Deluded Ourselves for Yearshttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/cybersecurity-weve-deluded-ourselves-years/86371/There's nothing new about the debate over exploiting cyber vulnerabilities rather than fixing them.Tom TalleurThu, 12 Jun 2014 14:50:59 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/cybersecurity-weve-deluded-ourselves-years/86371/News - Tech InsiderImage via Tom TalleurIf you’re a Fed Who Knows IT, We Want Your Inputhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/if-youre-fed-who-knows-it-we-want-your-input/85648/Join our Federal Tech Insiders PanelFrank KonkelMon, 02 Jun 2014 15:59:27 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/if-youre-fed-who-knows-it-we-want-your-input/85648/News - Tech InsiderMy Portfolio/Shutterstock.comBig Data’s Coming Role in Cybersecurityhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/big-datas-coming-role-cybersecurity/85588/A Nextgov event on Tuesday, June 3.Frank KonkelMon, 02 Jun 2014 11:37:04 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/06/big-datas-coming-role-cybersecurity/85588/News - Tech InsiderHerrBullermann/Shutterstock.comLabor Dept. Asks the Private Sector to Make Sense of Federal Contractinghttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/05/labor-dept-asks-private-sector-make-sense-federal-contracting/84424/What an idea!Rebecca CarrollWed, 14 May 2014 15:40:02 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/05/labor-dept-asks-private-sector-make-sense-federal-contracting/84424/News - Tech InsiderWikimediaCan Anyone Actually Use the Data Your Agency Has Opened? http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/05/can-anyone-actually-use-data-your-agency-has-opened/84202/Five tips for better government APIs.Rebecca CarrollFri, 09 May 2014 17:15:58 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/05/can-anyone-actually-use-data-your-agency-has-opened/84202/News - Tech InsiderPhotoXpressThe Samsung Galaxy Contract the State Department Doesn't Want to Talk Abouthttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/05/state-needs-smartphones-world-cup-pan-am-games-and-2016-olympics/83719/Department officials want smartphones for the World Cup, the Pan Am Games and the 2016 Olympics.Rebecca CarrollFri, 02 May 2014 16:47:48 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/05/state-needs-smartphones-world-cup-pan-am-games-and-2016-olympics/83719/News - Tech InsiderThe Castelao stadium will host matches during the 2014 World Cup Tournament in Brazil. Felipe Dana/APHow Big Data Could Help Law Enforcement Catch Bulk Cash Smugglershttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/04/how-big-data-could-help-law-enforcement-catch-bulk-cash-smugglers/82048/We currently intercept less than 1 percent of the billions smuggled across our southern border every year.John CassaraMon, 07 Apr 2014 17:19:47 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/04/how-big-data-could-help-law-enforcement-catch-bulk-cash-smugglers/82048/News - Tech InsiderFranck Boston/Shutterstock.comWhat Kind of Tech Exec (or Potential Exec) Are You? http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/what-kind-tech-exec-or-potential-exec-are-you/81646/Take our quiz to find out if you're a security superstar or a productivity powerhouse -- or maybe neither.Joseph MarksMon, 31 Mar 2014 17:14:00 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/what-kind-tech-exec-or-potential-exec-are-you/81646/News - Tech InsiderKieferPix/Shutterstock.comWhite House Nixes Baseball Holiday Ideahttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/white-house-nixes-baseball-holiday-idea/81607/Budweiser's digital petition is a swing and a miss.Ross GianfortuneMon, 31 Mar 2014 11:59:40 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/white-house-nixes-baseball-holiday-idea/81607/News - Tech InsiderCardinal great Ozzie Smith, shown here in 1987, was the public face of the petition. Gene Puskar/AP file photoCloud Computing Isn’t Just for Emailhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/cloud-computing-isnt-just-email/81568/In an era of declining or stagnant budgets, remote computing offers agencies an opportunity to improve operations and network security.Katherine McIntire PetersFri, 28 Mar 2014 18:10:19 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/cloud-computing-isnt-just-email/81568/News - Tech InsiderSemisatch/Shutterstock.comU.S. Cloud Services Companies Are Paying Dearly for NSA Leakshttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/us-cloud-services-companies-are-paying-dearly-nsa-leaks/81100/The agency could consider economic impacts of its practices.Mary DeRosa, The Chertoff GroupMon, 24 Mar 2014 11:42:09 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/us-cloud-services-companies-are-paying-dearly-nsa-leaks/81100/News - Tech InsiderEdward Snowden spoke during a simulcast conversation during the South by Southwest in early March.Jack Plunkett/Invision/APGive Us 3 Minutes of Your Time http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/give-us-3-minutes-your-time/80887/…and we’ll tell you what your peers in federal technology think about the Obama administration’s IT priorities (and a few other things as well).Katherine McIntire PetersWed, 19 Mar 2014 16:58:28 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/give-us-3-minutes-your-time/80887/News - Tech InsiderMaryna Pleshkun/Shutterstock.comWill Your Agency Meet Digital Recordkeeping Deadlines? http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/will-your-agency-meet-digital-recordkeeping-deadlines/79711/Departments are feeling the pressure of email and records management overhaul.Marty Heinrich, ARRAYMon, 03 Mar 2014 17:05:33 -0500http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/03/will-your-agency-meet-digital-recordkeeping-deadlines/79711/News - Tech InsiderCatz/Shutterstock.comDo You Work in Federal Technology? We Want to Hear From You. http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/02/do-you-work-federal-technology-we-want-hear-you/79007/We’re launching quarterly surveys to chart the evolving priorities, roles and responsibilities that underpin the technologies supporting agency missions.Katherine McIntire PetersTue, 18 Feb 2014 18:14:17 -0500http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/02/do-you-work-federal-technology-we-want-hear-you/79007/News - Tech InsiderPhotoXpressNot a Belieber: Senator Offers to Sign Digital Petition to Deport Pop Starhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/02/not-belieber-senator-offers-sign-digital-petition-deport-pop-star/78176/Warner tells Virginia radio show that he'll join the We the People effort once he finds it online.Ross GianfortuneTue, 04 Feb 2014 14:07:14 -0500http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/02/not-belieber-senator-offers-sign-digital-petition-deport-pop-star/78176/News - Tech InsiderRichard Shotwell/Invision/APWhat World War II Code Breaking Tells Us About Cybersecurityhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/02/what-world-war-ii-code-breaking-tells-us-about-cybersecurity/78032/Consider the humans but rely on the data.Jean Gordon Kocienda, CiscoMon, 03 Feb 2014 11:05:29 -0500http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/02/what-world-war-ii-code-breaking-tells-us-about-cybersecurity/78032/News - Tech InsiderThe Enigma machine, right, once used by the crews of German U-boats is shown in a British museum.Alex Dorgan Ross/AP file photoNever Say Never: Bieber Deportation Lands on Obama's Deskhttp://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/01/deport-we-people-bieber-deportation-obama-petition/77975/We The People petition gets enough signatures to require a White House response.Ross GianfortuneFri, 31 Jan 2014 13:38:16 -0500http://www.nextgov.com/technology-news/tech-insider/2014/01/deport-we-people-bieber-deportation-obama-petition/77975/News - Tech InsiderDan Harr/Invision/AP