CIO Briefing

Introducing the New FITARA Channel

The new addition will cover the ins and outs of Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act policymaking.

Data

Can Open Data Create More Opportunities for Americans? A New White House Effort Hopes So.

Powered by open federal and local data sets, the newly launch project provides access to resources around employment, housing, schools and other neighborhood amenities.

Data

Debating Income Equality? Get the Facts Right with this New Commerce App

A team of data gurus is hoping to transform stores of siloed government data into fresh insight into one of the toughest challenges in America.

CIO Briefing

Recoding Government: Finding the Tech Change Agents Who Drive Federal Innovation

These innovators know that to stay relevant, they need to continue developing their skills and be mindful of the changing times and fast-evolving technology.

News

Commerce Staffs Up Data Startup with First Agency Chief Data Scientist

Another data guru joins the currently small team housed within the Commerce Department.

CIO Briefing

GSA’s Customer Experience Credo: Be a Good Listener

Being open to customer feedback has helped the agency better its products.

Cybersecurity

White House Seeks Cyber Policy Guru

Duties include creating policy recommendations and reviewing governmentwide cybersecurity workforce policies, procedures and programs to close any existing gaps,

Cybersecurity

The One Person Who’s Not Losing Sleep Over Potential ID Theft

A famous whistleblower on the lam might be the last person a cybercriminal wants to impersonate.

Cybersecurity

Watchdog Duo Wants to Move Security Clearance Data Out of OPM

“Simply put, OPM was not designed to house and protect this sensitive data,” the lawmakers say.

Cybersecurity

Why Aren't We Learning from These Devastating Cyberattacks?

Here's why cyberthreat information sharing between the public and private sectors might make sense.

Cybersecurity

What Comes After Cybersecurity Awareness?

In recognizing National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Nextgov will be shining the light on what’s being done in government to raise the cybersecurity awareness and the multitude of challenges federal agencies face.

Emerging Tech

Could We All Have Cyber Doppelgängers in the Future?

The idea of a world with "mind clones" may not seem so crazy after all.

Emerging Tech

'Unhinging' a Government Culture Resistant to Change

Risk taking and failure should be an option in government, top federal technologists say.

News

Nextgov Prime 2015 to Shine Spotlight on Cybersecurity and Data

The event will give federal IT influencers insight into the top challenges of managing, leveraging and securing data and tackling emerging cyberthreats in 2015 and beyond.

News

One Week Left to Submit Bold Awards Nominations!

Know any innovative federal employees disrupting the status quo? June 30 is the deadline to submit nominations for the Bold Awards.

News

Nominate Tech Innovators for the Nextgov 2015 Bold Awards

It’s time to recognize the good work being done in government.

Cybersecurity

The Cyber Expert Who Doesn't Think the Sky is Falling: Q&A with Kaspersky Lab's Adam Firestone

Kaspersky Lab's Adam Firestone wants you to handle the cyber landscape like you would handle navigating the ocean.