Agencies still need higher quality measurements to assess computer system security levels, report states.
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System to register acreage and sign up for subsidies and disaster aid goes "dark" during parts of the day.
Officials say information technology was central to improvements in rental housing assistance and single-family mortgage aid.
A decentralized, nonstandard IT system defies easy fixes, official tells lawmakers.
Homeland Security has created 38 "fusion centers" to blend law enforcement and intelligence information.
Search engine giant has recently begun selling software products on demand to government and industry.
The agency is coordinating with the Defense comptroller to reinforce proper management of department funds, among other steps.
Security solutions can be as simple as naming chief information security officers and monitoring systems around the clock, Greg Garcia says.
Officials say private sector could push for improved budget process and streamlined regulations for IT purchases.
Firm plans to outline a proposal to build a nationwide wireless public-safety network that also would have commercial applications.