Nextgov - Tech Insider Expert Blog on the State of Federal Technologyen-usMon, 25 Aug 2014 14:50:45 -0400Video: FBI Files Join the 21st Century 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 -0400 - Tech InsiderThe paper filing system files at the FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C.FBIVideo: NASA's Flying Labs science experiments to the skies.Caitlin FairchildWed, 13 Aug 2014 17:33:54 -0400 - 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 Unveiled event revolves around six impact areas.Camille TuuttiThu, 17 Jul 2014 14:56:09 -0400 - Tech InsiderPlatform-as-a-Service: What It Is and How It Could Help Your Agency you're not already using PaaS, you probably will be soon.James Benson, HumanTouch, LLCFri, 11 Jul 2014 13:39:13 -0400 - Tech InsiderMathias Rosenthal/Shutterstock.comThousands Want to Rename DC Airport after US Goalie -- and 'National Treasure' -- Tim Howard the People Petition has 2,700 signatures.Ross GianfortuneWed, 02 Jul 2014 11:05:26 -0400 - Tech InsiderNatacha Pisarenko/APWhy the Hybrid Cloud Is on the Federal Horizon are a few tenets that should be a part of any hybrid cloud solution.Anne Altman, IBM FederalMon, 30 Jun 2014 13:27:05 -0400 - Tech InsiderSingkham/Shutterstock.comEducation Department Apologizes for Offensive 'I'm Poor' Tweet tweet featured a screenshot from "Bridesmaids."Ross GianfortuneWed, 25 Jun 2014 13:05:53 -0400 - Tech InsiderRelativity MediaHurry! Nominate Your Rock Star Colleagues for the 2014 Bold Awards are due June 23.Camille TuuttiTue, 17 Jun 2014 16:33:42 -0400 - Tech InsiderSergey Nivens/Shutterstock.comCybersecurity: We’ve Deluded Ourselves for Years's nothing new about the debate over exploiting cyber vulnerabilities rather than fixing them.Tom TalleurThu, 12 Jun 2014 14:50:59 -0400 - Tech InsiderImage via Tom TalleurIf you’re a Fed Who Knows IT, We Want Your Input our Federal Tech Insiders PanelFrank KonkelMon, 02 Jun 2014 15:59:27 -0400 - Tech InsiderMy Portfolio/Shutterstock.comBig Data’s Coming Role in Cybersecurity Nextgov event on Tuesday, June 3.Frank KonkelMon, 02 Jun 2014 11:37:04 -0400 - Tech InsiderHerrBullermann/Shutterstock.comLabor Dept. Asks the Private Sector to Make Sense of Federal Contracting an idea!Rebecca CarrollWed, 14 May 2014 15:40:02 -0400 - Tech InsiderWikimediaCan Anyone Actually Use the Data Your Agency Has Opened? tips for better government APIs.Rebecca CarrollFri, 09 May 2014 17:15:58 -0400 - Tech InsiderPhotoXpressThe Samsung Galaxy Contract the State Department Doesn't Want to Talk About officials want smartphones for the World Cup, the Pan Am Games and the 2016 Olympics.Rebecca CarrollFri, 02 May 2014 16:47:48 -0400 - 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 Smugglers currently intercept less than 1 percent of the billions smuggled across our southern border every year.John CassaraMon, 07 Apr 2014 17:19:47 -0400 - Tech InsiderFranck Boston/Shutterstock.comWhat Kind of Tech Exec (or Potential Exec) Are You? 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 -0400 - Tech InsiderKieferPix/Shutterstock.comWhite House Nixes Baseball Holiday Idea's digital petition is a swing and a miss.Ross GianfortuneMon, 31 Mar 2014 11:59:40 -0400 - 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 Email 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 -0400 - Tech InsiderSemisatch/Shutterstock.comU.S. Cloud Services Companies Are Paying Dearly for NSA Leaks agency could consider economic impacts of its practices.Mary DeRosa, The Chertoff GroupMon, 24 Mar 2014 11:42:09 -0400 - 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…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 -0400 - Tech InsiderMaryna Pleshkun/Shutterstock.comWill Your Agency Meet Digital Recordkeeping Deadlines? are feeling the pressure of email and records management overhaul.Marty Heinrich, ARRAYMon, 03 Mar 2014 17:05:33 -0500 - Tech InsiderCatz/Shutterstock.comDo You Work in Federal Technology? We Want to Hear From You.’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 -0500 - Tech InsiderPhotoXpressNot a Belieber: Senator Offers to Sign Digital Petition to Deport Pop Star 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 -0500 - Tech InsiderRichard Shotwell/Invision/APWhat World War II Code Breaking Tells Us About Cybersecurity the humans but rely on the data.Jean Gordon Kocienda, CiscoMon, 03 Feb 2014 11:05:29 -0500 - 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 Desk The People petition gets enough signatures to require a White House response.Ross GianfortuneFri, 31 Jan 2014 13:38:16 -0500 - Tech InsiderDan Harr/Invision/AP