May 2, 2016
Technically News: Better Procurement, A Modern IT System for SSA, Data Mandates and a new Messaging App premium
Better Procurement, Communication Needed at DHS At Washington Technology’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Industry Tech Day, a large emphasis was put on the procurement process within the agency and how to partner more closely with industry companies. With so many technology adjustments and changes on the horizon, it’s crucial that DHS and its partners […]
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Tech Writer
April 22, 2016
4 Steps to Secure Your Database with a “Defense-in-Depth” Strategy premium
Data breaches seem to be becoming a fact for government business. As more devastating insights are revealed about the attack on OPM last year, the realities of the attackers capabilities are becoming more evident. According to a 2015 data breach investigations report by Verizon: • 60% of attackers are able to compromise an organization within […]
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Oracle Tech Writer
April 21, 2016
9 Disturbing Facts Emerge from the Symantec’s Annual Cybersecurity Report premium
Today, cybersecurity threats are growing in volume, sophistication, and persistence. That’s according to the findings of Symantec’s 2016 Internet Security Threat Report which draws on threat data from its Global Intelligence Network and monitoring activity in over 157 countries. Government data breaches made big headlines in 2015 – no surprises there. Perhaps more troublesome than […]
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Cybersecurity Tech Writer
April 20, 2016
What’s New in the 2017 Release of Revit, Civil 3D, and InfraWorks 360? premium
Today, Autodesk announced the release of its 2017 AEC family of products, including InfraWorks 360, Civil 3D (both part of Autodesk’s BIM for infrastructure offerings) and Revit. The latest versions of these solutions include hundreds of updates, enhancements, and optimizations that bring a wealth of benefits to the infrastructure and architecture community. Here’s an overview […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
April 18, 2016
Technically News: Federal IT Waste, The Unhackable Car, Cloud Adoption & More premium
Mobile Devices, HR Software Top List of Federal IT Waste The General Accountability Office (GAO) recently published their annual review of IT programs that could be costing government agencies hundreds of millions of dollars. On the top of the list is the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) human resources IT system. As it has not […]
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Tech Writer
April 14, 2016
Reality Capture: Design Government Projects in Context with Real-World, As-Built Data premium
Reality capture has been used in the digital design world for some time. And it’s a powerful asset. Using and incorporating data about the real world into their designs has enabled designers to draft and engineer within the context of the existing environment and infrastructures, rather than start with a blank screen. LiDAR is just […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
April 13, 2016
One Year from the OPM Breach: How the Federal Cybersecurity Landscape is Changing premium
It’s been nearly one year since the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) first noticed that it had been the target of the largest ever cybersecurity attacks on the U.S. government. That was April 2015 (it wasn’t until June 2015 that OPM actually disclosed the breach). OPM aside, 2015 was a challenging year for the U.S. […]
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Government Writer
April 12, 2016
Webinar: Learn How Red Hat Supports the Three C’s of DevOps premium
Delivering apps quickly and on a budget is a common challenge for government IT.  But there is a path to developing and delivering apps faster – it’s one that uses the building blocks of PaaS and DevOps. When using modern application platforms, such as Red Hat OpenShift 3, developers can forge an easier path to […]
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Tech Writer
April 11, 2016
Technically News: New Federal CISO, Migration to the Cloud, and Cybersecurity Precautions premium
Technically News scans thousands of industry articles to present you with a weekly source of IT news, information, and ideas that impact the public sector. What agency security chiefs want from the federal CISO What do agency security officers want from the federal CISO? They want an advocate – someone to listen to and collaborate […]
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