Navy looks to onboard 472,000 users to new virtual environment by end of September
The new platform is called Flank Speed, and is part of the larger DOD365 cloud environment.
The Navy seeks to integrate all telework capabilities in long-term solution
The Navy is thinking big on its future telework suite, using more time to develop a broader set of tools that will be more integrated.
U. Houston partnered with Microsoft to build STEM career pipeline
A new partnership is hoped to educate students and professionals in Texas to prepare them for new career opportunities in technology fields.
The plan for the future of the Pentagon’s remote work environment
The DOD's Commercial Virtual Remote environment will remain online until June 2021, when a long-term solution will be launched.
Houston offers technical training to low-income residents, students
The City of Houston and Microsoft have announced a new training program to equip residents for technical career transitions during the pandemic.
Inside the Army’s rapid IT response to COVID-19, with Lt. Gen. Bruce Crawford
In an exclusive interview, Lt. Gen. Bruce Crawford describes the Army's ability to rapidly adapt and innovate during the coronavirus pandemic and how it led to continued mission outcomes in uncertain times.
DOD’s enhanced IT, teleworking capabilities are here to stay
Many of the DOD's new coronavirus teleworking capabilities will stick around.
Microsoft launches online AI course for government employees
Government workers can now get a tailormade education in artificial intelligence from Microsoft’s AI Business School. The free online course launched Tuesday and will focus on showing government leaders, policymakers and administrators how AI can help improve their services, Microsoft said in a release. The course will follow the format of the Microsoft AI Business
11 federal agencies help start Cybersecurity Talent Initiative
A public-private partnership including 11 federal agencies on Tuesday launched the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative to improve the workforce pipeline to hundreds of thousands of cyber-related vacancies. Through the new program, graduating or recently graduated college students may apply for a two-year cybersecurity placement at a federal agency, after which they’ll be eligible for a full-time