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FedCyber is an annual cybersecurity event hosted by Matt Devost & Bob Gourley that brings together several hundred attendees to advance the dialogue on critical enterprise and federal government challenges. The FedCyber web site serves as the community nexus and information aggregator.

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The FedCyber Wire

Raytheon steps out of the shadows

via Washington Technology Despite the sputtering economy and the uncertainties of the federal marketplace, Raytheon Co. had a busy — and profitable — year in 2010. The company reported 2010 net sales of $25.2 billion and won about a half-dozen large federal contracts, achieving one of th [...]

Cyber Combat: Act of War

via Wall Street Journal Online WASHINGTON–The Pentagon has concluded that computer sabotage coming from another country can constitute an act of war, a finding that for the first time opens the door for the U.S. to respond using traditional military force. The Pentagon’s first formal cyb [...]

Boeing turns to IT as growth area

via Washington Technology The terrain of the federal market became increasingly tricky in 2010, with tight budgets and new policy directions. Boeing Co. relied on its skills learned from nearly a century of work as an aerospace and defense contractor to make gains in cybersecurity, information syste [...]

DISA using BRAC as IT forcing function

via Federal News Radio The Defense Information Systems Agency usually is on the leading edge in how it uses technology when compared to other federal agencies. But like all agencies, DISA has some areas of its IT infrastructure that are stuck in low gear. So that’s where the Defense Department [...]

Verizon sees its future in the cloud

via Washington Technology Verizon Communications Inc. is preparing to ride a government wave to cloud computing. “I think we will see every federal agency this year do something with a cloud opportunity, and our sights will be targeted right at those,” said Susan Zeleniak, group presiden [...]