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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

Online Tool Grades Feds On Efficiency

via Information Week Government The White House has launched a new online dashboard aimed providing transparency about the Obama administration’s efforts to improve the overall performance and effectiveness of the federal government. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has said for some [...]

Health IT On Congressional Chopping Block?

via Information Week Government The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has released a fact sheet that outlines how the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (better known as the “Super Committee”) mandate to cut federal spending may impact health IT. The [...]

ONC readies for metadata pilots

via Fierce Government IT Efforts set for launch this fall should define standards for public health data queries made to electronic health records and make headway on segmenting private data in EHRs, says the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT. In an Aug. 17 blog post, ONC Director Far [...]

Sienkiewicz: DISA focusing on customer service

via Fierce Government IT Five years ago the Defense Information Systems Agency shifted its focus from asset provisioning to managed services, said DISA Chief Information Officer Henry Sienkiewicz. Now, its taking on a new challenge: improving scalability and usability, he said. “We don’t [...]

The Enterprise and its Effects

via Signalscape “At the end of the day, it’s all about effects,” Lt. Gen. Carroll Pollett, USA, director, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), said during his LandWarNet address this morning. Focusing his remarks on the enterprise, the general emphasized the need for partners [...]