• Shutterstock ID ID: 222190471 By wk1003mike

    AWS lawsuit alleges 'improper pressure' from Trump on JEDI

    President Donald Trump personally steered a $10-billion cloud computing contract away from frontrunner Amazon Web Services out of personal and political animus against Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, according to the details of a lawsuit released publicly Dec. 9.


  • US Representative Carolyn Maloney attends festival on Roosevelt Island NY April 2019 - Image Editorial credit: lev radin / Shutterstock.com

    FCW Insider: Dec. 10

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 12/10/2019

  • Budget
    shutterstock image By enzozo; photo ID: 319763930

    Impeachment looms over shutdown talks

    A third continuing resolution could be in the cards as lawmakers wrangle over funding levels. 12/09/2019

  • Privacy
    Surveillance eye against binary code background. By enzozo. Shutterstock ID 340300073

    'Technical irregularities' plagued contact chaining at NSA

    ODNI's privacy czar said bad data from telecoms irrevocably tainted the contact-chaining process that was at the heart of the NSA's Call Detail Records program. 12/09/2019

  • Emerging Tech
    5G  (Andrey Suslov/Shutterstock.com)

    DOD seeks more 5G prototypes

    The Defense Department detailed two more draft plans for proposed 5G testbeds at military bases around the country. 12/09/2019

  • mock-up of the shore-based Aegis Combat Information Center

    FCW Insider: Dec. 9

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 12/09/2019

  • Defense
    Operations Specialist 2nd Class Alex Moore monitors radars to identify aircraft in the Combat Information Center aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan.  U.S. Navy Photo

    Navy operations chief puts cloud, networks at center of maritime war strategy

    Adm. Mike Gilday, the Chief of Naval Operations, directs senior leaders to incorporate technology to enhance maintenance, training, and warfighting capabilities. 12/06/2019

  • Law Enforcement
    bitcoin in data center

    Cybercrime at the center of IRS investigations in 2019

    Officials from the agency's criminal investigations unit touted a major shift over the past year towards multi-stakeholder partnerships to investigate cybercrime and cryptocurrencies in financial crime. 12/06/2019

  • Congress
    US Congress House side Shutterstock photo ID: 156615524 By mdgn editorial use only

    OTA revival hits a wall

    Despite a big push from a dedicated group determined to bring back the Office of Technology Assessment, it's unclear whether many in Congress are prepared to expend political capital on the issue. 12/06/2019

  • Cloud
    Photo credit: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com

    Google Cloud gets FedRAMP High tag

    Google's cloud offering earned the highest FedRAMP authorization for cloud services. 12/06/2019

Stay Connected


Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.

The Lectern

Opinion that Matters