FedWire: Small agencies struggle with cybersecurity, We The People improved and Commerce talks open data


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Small agencies struggle to protect sensitive information.

White House improves We The People portal.


Commerce on open data.

DOD can benefit from open systems approach during development.

CyberCom chief emphasizes importance of partnership in security.

DARPA announces continuation of robotic challenge in 2015.

NASA announces education award recipients.



Billy Mitchell

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Billy Mitchell is Senior Vice President and Executive Editor of Scoop News Group's editorial brands. He oversees operations, strategy and growth of SNG's award-winning tech publications, FedScoop, StateScoop, CyberScoop, EdScoop and DefenseScoop. After earning his degree at Virginia Tech and winning the school's Excellence in Print Journalism award, Billy received his master's degree from New York University in magazine writing.

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