Johnson Joy, the chief information officer at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, said he wants to move the agency to the cloud, update its code, and replace desktops with laptops, among other things.
The Office of Personnel Management authorized a special Schedule A hiring authority to help agencies bring on specific professionals for their IT modernization and “smarter IT delivery initiative” projects. The authority expires Sept. 30, 2018.
State Department chief information officer Frontis Wiggins is retiring after more than 30 years of service.
What’s it like going from CEO of your own information technology consulting firm and jumping into a vast federal bureaucracy?
The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act would give agencies working capital funds to use for moving off legacy systems.
House Science, Space and Technology Committee members learned that NASA, DoD do not have Kaspersky products on their networks.
The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act made it through the defense authorization bill conference intact.
Despite having a plan for a chief data officer, the Navy is dragging its feet on implementing it.
The General Services Administration said it recognizes agency’s concerns with the new Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract and has a team to help agencies release their solicitations.
John Zangardi is leaving DoD to become the new CIO at the Department of Homeland Security, replacing Richard Starolopi.
The Transportation Department brings on Vicki Hildebrand from the private sector to run its technology office.
Jason Gray, the Education Department’s CIO and the co-chairman of the CIO Council’s IT Workforce Committee, said there are four main goals for the upcoming governmentwide hiring fair.
The Homeland Security Department issued its sixth Binding Operational Directive telling agencies to implement new security protocols.
The U.S. Mint is searching for a new chief information officer, while the Senate confirmed NIST’s new director.