News and insight on today’s mission-critical IT challenges, from the MeriTV studio.
What Happened This Week – Ep. 26
Jul 23, 2021

Microsoft hack connected to Chinese; $10M reward, website to fight cyberattacks; and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 25
Jul 16, 2021

New EO promotes competition; Easterly confirmed; VA EHR and DoD cloud updates; and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 24
Jul 9, 2021

DoD cancels JEDI, GAO releases AI framework, House approves VA FY2022 budget, and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 23
Jul 2, 2021

Infrastructure, CISA, and R&D funding, cyber info sharing, critical software, and more.

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Getting to Zero Trust
Jun 30, 2021

Palo Alto Networks’ Drew Epperson shares practical steps agencies can take to accelerate their move to zero trust security. Many are further along than they may think.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 22
Jun 25, 2021

Inglis named national cyber director, DoD announces JADC2 initiatives, and more.

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The Cyber EO: Rethinking Security
Jun 22, 2021

Is it time for a new approach? Air Force and industry experts consider the people, process, and technology shifts necessary to take U.S. cybersecurity to the next level.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 21
Jun 17, 2021

Cyber issues take the world stage at G7, NATO & Biden/Putin summits, and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 20
Jun 11, 2021

Administration acts on ransomware, supply chain; DoD approves JADC2; DoD and NTIA test 5G; and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 19
Jun 4, 2021

IT funds in Biden’s $6T budget, pipeline cyber requirements, and news out of the VA, USAID, and NIH.

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Killing It With Fire
Jun 1, 2021

Former state CIO and NASCIO President John Flynn interviews U.S. Digital Service alum Marianne Bellotti about her book, “Kill It With Fire,” which explores her unconventional approach to IT modernization.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 18
May 28, 2021

Funding for CISA, Martorana on Federal Data Strategy update, SAM.gov goes live, and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 17
May 21, 2021

Pipeline security, Martorana’s priorities as Fed CIO, CISA’s secure cloud pilot, and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 16
May 14, 2021

New cyber EO, pipeline ransomware response, calls for FISMA changes, CDM Central highlights, and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 15
May 7, 2021

Looser TMF terms, funding for CISA, ransomware battles at DHS and DoJ, and more.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 14
Apr 30, 2021

SolarWinds’ effects on CDM, CDM leader moves to DoJ, new GSA 10x projects, and more.

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Securing the Supply Chain
Apr 28, 2021

Paranoia can be healthy. Perfect is the enemy of good enough. Government and industry experts offer sage advice on securing Federal supply chains.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 13
Apr 23, 2021

Electric infrastructure cybersecurity, a potential tech R&D boost, a MerITocracy preview, and more.

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AI Impact: A Conversation on Federal Progress
Apr 20, 2021

VA’s Gil Alterovitz and ThunderCat Technology’s Kurt Steege explore AI momentum in Federal agencies.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 12
Apr 16, 2021

Biden proposes billions for IT, first TIC 3.0 use cases are finalized; a national cyber director nominee; and more.

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TIC-ing Toward Zero Trust
Apr 13, 2021

CISA’s Sean Connelly shares the latest on TIC 3.0 and what’s next.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 11
Apr 9, 2021

Cybersecurity sprints and CMMC auditors; modeling zero trust; a GSA nominee; and more.

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Costs Down, Capability Up
Apr 8, 2021

Dell Technologies’ Steve Harris examines agency efforts to erase technical debt – bringing about cost savings and improving mission delivery.

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What Happened This Week – Ep. 10
Apr 2, 2021

Trillions sought for infrastructure, billions for research; OPM preps for post-pandemic telework; a TMF–FITARA link; and more.

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