Grandson of FISMA: Why We Desperately Need New Cybersecurity Legislation from the 117th Congress
Congress is considering reform of FISMA legislation, and this blog is intended to provide insights and recommendations and inform.
The Future of the US Federal Government
What will the U.S. look like in 2030? From Cloud Smart to cyber-resilience, explore the trends that will shape the next decade of federal government.
Digital Harvest: Celebrating data, analytics, and outcomes at Gartner ITxpo
As you watch the leaves begin to fall and send the kids back to school, you may also be enjoying one or more of the local festivals or state fairs...
CDM: the new driver of cybersecurity and IT modernization
Recently, I had the opportunity to join many of my industry, agency, and Capitol Hill colleagues at the U.S. Capitol to discuss the Department of Homeland Security’s ongoing Continuous Diagnostics...
Edge and fog computing: Cutting through the haze (Part 1)
While the concepts of edge and fog have been around for a while, they are being re-imagined to reshape how government agencies are interacting with citizens and data.
5 Things to Know Now About the New Directive From Department of Homeland Security About DMARC
October is cybersecurity awareness month, which was perfect timing for the Department of Homeland Security to formally announce a policy to protect federal agencies against email cyberthreats.
Taking the Necessary Cybersecurity Steps Forward with Federal Government Programs
As government agencies begin deploying cloud solutions and strategizing to meet cloud IT modernization mandates, a question arises – what will the future of the agency look like when they...
Cybersecurity and the Federal Government – GovLoop’s Latest Guide Features Cisco
It seems like everyone is concerned about cybersecurity these days, but the stakes are especially high for the federal government. For good reason, as the public sector’s networks and data in question contain some of our nation’s most important and most sensitive information. But the technology landscape is constantly shifting, and it can be difficult […]
For many government agencies, cybersecurity can be an afterthought, a one-off, single product they add on after the fact to meet regulation or protect from basic hacks. What these agencies don’t realize is that cybersecurity isn’t an afterthought – it’s closely tied to an agency’s core mission. Whether that mission is public health, national security, […]