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In a policy directive Tuesday, President Barack Obama laid out cyber incident response principles and approaches for federal agencies, and established lead agencies and architecture to coordinate the government’s response to significant cyber incidents. The President has placed the Cyber Response Group (CRG) in charge of coordinating …… » Read more
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Silicon Valley usually gets all the credit when it comes to entrepreneurship. Yet the federal government possesses many lessons in startup culture—through the creation of new departments, independent oversight organizations, and new small agencies—that may provide valuable insights to other agencies, whether existing or …… » Read more
The Army’s Logistics Modernization Program (LMP)—the service’s answer to commercial logistics software—has helped the Army cut $6 billion in costs, Army officials told Federal News Radio in an interview last week. LMP, launched in 2003 to replace the service’s former decades-old system, is projected to cost a …… » Read more
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The Navy has requested more information from potential vendors on cloud computing and its reliability as the service prepares for the next iteration of its $3.4 billion Next Generation Enterprise Network (NGEN) contract, Defense Systems reports. The service is exploring the possibility of a commercially constructed and housed cloud …… » Read more
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