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.

2015 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

This year's event will be held on November 10, 2015 in Tyson's Corner. Register today at Events.FedCyber.Com

FedCyber 2014 Overview

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

The FedCyber Wire

The Feds step up data center consolidation

About two years ago, the federal government set in motion an ambitious and broad initiative to dramatically reduce IT operations. The goal: slow the sprawl of the government data center footprint. Well, current federal CIO Steven VanRoekel says the plan is exceeding original plans and targets. In th [...]

Obama Appoints Privacy Board Members

President Obama has made three nominations to a board that will oversee the federal government’s cybersecurity and counterterrorism efforts with an eye toward protecting Americans’ privacy and civil liberties. The president has appointed David Medine as chairman of the Privacy and Civil [...]

2012 budget: DHS wins some, loses some

Southwestern border technology, scientific research programs and grants for state and local first responders are losing support in the Homeland Security Department’s final budget for fiscal 2012 approved by Congress. Meanwhile, cybersecurity and biosurveillance systems are among the programs gaini [...]

Senate begins work on FISMA update

An update to the Federal Information Security Management Act is under review by members of Congress. Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-Conn.) said Thursday night during a speech before the Homeland Security and Defense Business Council (HSDBC) in Washington that congressional staff is reviewing a draft of th [...]