The widespread growth in server virtualization for hosting enterprise applications and providing cloud services calls for new recommendations for secure deployment of hypervisor platforms, the standards agency said.
The move is designed to increase the security of financial transactions by requiring the use of microchip-enabled credit, debit and other payment cards by agencies.
The open source gamification software tracks game elements (badges, points, tags) for work pages or apps and provides a framework for providing awards/points to users or teams.
States are turning to inventory management tools to help provide the data they need to tax, regulate and finance new retail marijuana businesses.
The National Weather Service recently activated a system that quickly harnesses weather data from multiple sources, integrates the information and provides a detailed picture of the current weather.
The funding will support development of new approaches, software, tools and training programs to improve access to biomedical big data.
By applying gaming elements to its websites, Hawaii has boosted citizens’ use of online services by as much as 20 percent.
The recent SandWorm report on cyber espionage against NATO highlights the need for strategies such as the cyber kill chain to detect and disable stealthy, zero-day threats before they bleed you dry.
The public sector IT community turns out to honor IT projects and leaders who showed exceptional creativity and determination in building systems that drove savings and performance in 2014.
Armed with increasing amounts of data and computing power, agencies are building tools to inform decisions on energy efficiency.