About FedCyber

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.

FedCyber 2014 Overview

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

2015 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

This year's event will be held on November 10, 2015 in Tyson's Corner.

The FedCyber Wire

DHS, FEMA Test iPad Emergency-Response Tool

via InformatonWeek Government The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is testing a new iPad application that helps train emergency first responders by allowing them to visualize what the scene of a disaster may look like following a catastrophic event. FEMA officials and first responders test [...]

OMB Extends Ban On New Federal Websites

via InformationWeek Government The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has extended a ban on the creation of new federal websites and mandated that agencies complete an inventory of all of their Web domains as well as develop a plan for improving them by Oct. 11. The guidance came in a memo by the [...]

OMB to agencies: Cut 2013 budgets 5-10 percent

via The Federal Times The focus should be on savings initiatives that the Obama administration has been touting, like reducing improper payments, paring back real-estate portfolios and getting information technology investments under control, he said. There will be a greater demand for immediate ret [...]

VA Considers Cloud Collaborative Tools

via Gov Info Security The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking advice from cloud computing vendors on the feasibility of using commercial software-as-a-service collaborative tools that eventually could meet the needs of all of its 134,000 medical personnel. In a recently issued request for info [...]