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Cybersecurity is a challenge in hybrid cloud environments with disparate missions.
Partnerships are enabling well-rounded capabilities at GAO, GSA and State.
For many agencies, extended telework policies may require reevaluation of cyber risk posture.
Federal IT leads say the strategy lets agencies ‘use the tools we have’ to modernize security.
CISA official says current practices are likely to become part of long-term guidance.
AI and big data are among the tech opportunities in the agency's IT modernization.
Earlier efforts in DevOps are empowering agency missions amid the pandemic.
Managing the data lifecycle is a mission-critical task for all agencies.
The CIO pitches a strategy to uniformly modernize an otherwise federated and globally dispersed agency.
Early use cases create secure connections for branch offices and remote users.
Federal CIO Suzette Kent described the fund's potential to drive federal IT innovation.
"The static state of the federal government of the last century doesn't exist anymore."
It’ll take more education, internal process assessment and pilots — but it’s happening.
Three pilots are in the works to address some of these challenges.