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What's Next for Agency Cyber Efforts
Author: Troy K. Schneider
When the White House issued its long-awaited executive order on cybersecurity in May, it formalized what many in government had long argued was necessary: adopting the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Cybersecurity Framework and embracing enterprise risk management at every agency.

New Tools Help Agencies Gain Total Visibility of Data
Author: FedScoop
The federal government produces or collects petabytes of information daily, including mission and operation data, agency and employee records, social media and basic business documents. Without strategic guidance, agencies tend to save everything, adding unnecessarily to storage, data management and protection costs. 

New Eastern Foundry Report Tells Why Startups Struggle with Federal contracts
Author: Tajha Chappellet-Lanier
A local coworking company and a consulting firm recently released a report detailing why startups struggle to work with the government, and what the government can do to help.

GSA Relaxes Rules to Speed Contracting for Hurricane Relief Efforts
Author: Charles S. Clark
Eight days after addressing Hurricane Harvey in Texas, the General Services Administration on Thursday pivoted to the Irma storm aimed at Florida, relaxing certain contracting rules to encourage speed and local awards.

Top 10 Acquisition Trends of Fiscal 2017
Author: Michael Fischetti
As the final push for fiscal year 2017 contract obligations comes to an end, it’s helpful to take a step back and assess the contracting environmental trends that have emerged over the past year. 

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