Labor Department lends a hand with states’ overwhelmed unemployment systems
The Department of Labor and other federal partners have formed a "response team" to help with overwhelmed state unemployment systems, CIO Gundeep Ahluwalia told FedScoop in an interview.
SBA addressing information security issues amid coronavirus response efforts
The agency's security operations team has taken down eight fake websites and two fake Twitter accounts in recent weeks with the help of the Department of Homeland Security.
For federal CIOs, telework boom shows how existing IT investments pay off in new ways
It's no secret: IT modernization investments are paying off in a big way, say tech leaders at federal agencies.
Battlefield tech, but for teleworking: How the Air Force is adjusting in a pandemic
The Air Force is adapting existing technology and changing its attitude on distributed working, a top acquisition official says.
DOD’s enhanced IT, teleworking capabilities are here to stay
Many of the DOD's new coronavirus teleworking capabilities will stick around.
DOD launches task force of CIOs to combat teleworking challenges
The DOD has set up a CIO-led task force on "teleworking readiness" as employees work from home on an unprecedented scale.
OPM directs agencies to hire, administer oath with digital tools
It is up to the agency CIOs to determine which tool best fits their workforce.
Pentagon further restricts building access, boosting telework demand, after contractor dies
The Pentagon raised its in-person workforce restrictions to its second highest-level, HPCON-C, increasing the number of employees that will need teleworking to some degree.
Contractors demand maximum telework authority as coronavirus furloughs loom
“We’re really in uncharted territory here," said the attorney leading Ward & Berry's government contracts practice.