Tech News Roundup April 11

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker Lanvera chosen as document outsourcing partner of Texas Tech Federal Credit Union for rich online and print member … – CUinsight.com (press release) NCI Inc. Awarded $25M Contract from GSA to Provide Agile Services SAVE THE DATE: Washington […]

Tech News Roundup March 14

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem:  Technology Ticker Obama to Techies: Uncle Sam Needs You – Nextgov The rebirth of the Obama Administration’s Apps.Gov | TechCrunch – TechCrunch Microsoft drops Bitcoin; Windows Store stops accepting the digital currency Facebook, Google and WhatsApp plan to increase encryption […]

Fed Tech Roundup January 5

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  “Fed Tech Ticker” Obama’s Executive Actions On Gun Control May Not Do Much. But He’s Doing More … – Huffington Post GM Invests $500M in Lyft for On-Demand Driverless Cars – Nextgov Virtual Reality Operating Simulators: Gamification in Training Surgeons Obama: […]

Agency cybersecurity deficiencies remain as attacks reach all-time high, Obama's Cyberwarfare Strategy Will Backfire and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Napolitano: Cybersecurity executive order only part of the solution – “President Obama’s Feb. 12 executive order falls short of a complete cybersecurity plan and should be seen as a first step in addressing cybersecurity issues, said Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano March 7.” It […]

Obama tags EPA, OMB and DoE heads, DHS 3.0 has cybersecurity as a top priority and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Obama makes three major personnel announcements – President Obama has announced the heads of three organizations, the OMB, the Department of Energy and the EPA. All of them have extensive experience in the government, specifically in organizations. Via FedScoop, more here. Napolitano calls for […]

Obama's choices for DoD and CIA, DISA Executives on AFCEA Panel and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Obama taps Hagel to lead DOD, Brennan to CIA – President Obama has recently tagged two people to fill key national security slots. Former Senator Chuck Hagel (a veteran of Vietnam with two purple hearts) has been chosen to be the next secretary of defense. […]