Senators tell nominee that Sylvia Burwell will be a tough act to follow as director.
The move is part of a broader plan to move the DHS component to virtual services.
Terry Halvorsen offers transparency and better data in town hall-style appearance before vendors.
The measure also would make DHS' CIO the lead technical authority for that agency's IT acquisition programs.
An acquisition is in the works to replace VA’s troubled scheduling software with a commercial system.
New data has destroyed the notion that teleworking is the nearly exclusive province of women with small children.
Neither the GSA nor OMB is taking a hard stance on compliance with cloud-security guidelines, at least for the time being.
Adding AWS as a subcontractor is one piece of the plan to overhaul HealthCare.gov before the next open enrollment period.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Federal chief human capital officers told a GAO forum that agencies could be missing cost savings by not coordinating on HR IT.
Legislation is in motion to give the VA more authority to fire senior executives, but is that the best solution to the agency's woes?
The latest guidance from the National Institute of Standards and Technology follows on a November 2013 risk-management framework from OMB.