Former HHS officials challenge findings of rescinded watchdog investigation into COVID-19 data systems


The Department of Health and Human Services’ inspector general last month rescinded an investigation into the cybersecurity of COVID-19 data analysis systems citing concerns over the accuracy of information included in the report.

CDC further expands use of Palantir’s Tiberius platform


A new six-month contract is intended to improve decision making and operations across COVID-19 treatment areas.

Biden promises federal website for finding COVID-19 vaccines on May 1


Currently, which works with the CDC, is the best resource for finding vaccination sites but only in a handful of states.

CDC wants a cloud platform to centralize COVID-19 testing data


The agency issued an RFI looking for companies or organizations that could provide a cloud-based capability to centralize testing data for the pandemic.

How the U.S. Digital Service is helping during the coronavirus pandemic


The USDS has some team members embedded in the White House Coronavirus Task Force and is pitching in at the state and local levels, among other things.