To improve the quality of tests and reduce the amount of classroom time spent on standardized testing, the Department of Education is looking at using learning games as next-generation assessment tools.
To make the cloud more secure, IT teams must adopt a proactive, real-time approach to protecting it, taking advantage of agile software development and better monitoring capabilities.
Developed by University of Florida researchers, CryptoDrop can halt a process that appears to be tampering with a large amount of the user’s data.
Using an Environmental Protection Agency tool that brings together environmental and demographic data, a non-profit shows where insufficient tree canopies overlap with the most vulnerable urban populations.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration has released a tool that shows real-time total electricity supply and demand on a national level.
Criminals are getting better at what they do and upping the ante by attacking larger agencies and demanding more money.
Government agencies, particularly state and local ones, are under attack by hackers who are using a combination of malware, phishing and social engineering to wring money from their public-sector victims.
Accenture Federal Services is working with its agency clients to test and develop customer-facing digital solutions in its newest Digital Studio in Washington, D.C.
The city is hiring for a newly created chief digital services officer position that will oversee a team to digitize city services.
By virtualizing network functions, IT managers can make their enterprise networks not only easier and more cost effective to manage, but also far more secure.