Like the express lane in the supermarket, making easy, repetitive, mundane tasks self-service saves time and speeds delivery, says Gartner's Brian Manusama.
The Department of Homeland Security plans move to a modernized cloud-based infrastructure and consolidate two main enterprise computing data centers.
Symantec's annual internet threat report credited the U.S. government and social media companies with using a mix of intelligence, bot tracking and lessons learned from the 2016 election to identify and close thousands of accounts and pages believed to be associated with foreign influence campaigns.
An effective data analytics strategy requires a deep understand of the tools, processes and people involved.
The virtual system attracts potential cyber attackers with a supercharged honeypot that features an entire virtual environment and tricks them into sticking around.
An Illinois county database that included 25,000 names, as well as countless errors, is on the verge of being dismantled under a new ordinance.
An initial forensic review determined that there is no evidence at this time to indicate any DNS records for federal domains were altered or manipulated.
The allegations stem from the participation of two individuals in the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure procurement with strong ties to Amazon Web Services.
Although the Technology Modernization Fund has awarded almost $60 million to four cloud projects so far, agencies are slow in spending it.
Oracle disputed the contracting officer's conclusion that a single-award contract will reap better terms for the Defense Department and that a single-award contract will be easier and less costly to secure and manage.
Some staff at the Federal Housing Finance Agency failed to follow the proper response protocols when subjected to a fake phishing attack, auditors say.
While legitimate fears about data vulnerability have limited agencies' attempts to share information, some are turning to new cryptographic techniques to protect privacy while data is processed.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is building a more permanent institutional capacity to tackle election security.
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