When given the opportunity at a private briefing to respond to assessments and criticisms of the department's IT security posture, VA officials declined to comment.
Despite task force recommendations, the White House makes clear that Alexander's successor will play both roles.
A new report says compensation and culture are the biggest obstacles keeping the government from hiring the best and brightest technology professionals.
Some of the legislative proposals are in conflict with reorganization plans unveiled earlier this month by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
The HHS secretary is also calling for the creation of a chief risk officer position at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services tasked with reducing risks associated with major policy initiatives.
Addressing fees and the need for oversight and guidelines would help avoid what one lawmaker called the trap of 'making it up as we go along.'
The CIO will have more influence on IT strategy and budgeting, and the Air Force will move some of its components to DOD's enterprise email.
By using PeopleSoft, the Texas facility’s application could serve as a baseline for integration across the National Nuclear Security Administration.
A new report from the Center for American Progress warns about the impact of the next round of sequester cuts on federal programs, including IT.
The Office of Management and Budget launched PortfolioStat last year to help 26 major agencies identify and reduce
duplicative IT investments. Here's how they’re doing.
The aircraft were bought six years ago to monitor marijuana fields, but can't get off the ground.
Open letter urges Congress and the president to ensure U.S. surveillance efforts are "restricted by law, proportionate to the risks, transparent and subject to independent oversight."