The nomination of former Department of Defense General Counsel Jeh Johnson to head the Department of Homeland Security brought mixed reactions from Congress that broke down along party lines, perhaps presaging a difficult confirmation battle.
The administration's choice to lead the department brings legal experience.
As a VP at Carahsoft, Shrader oversees more than 50 small companies.
The IT professionals who manage and operate federal systems are often unprepared to deal with technology advances because they lack time and money for adequate training.
Furloughed employees and those who stayed on the job without pay will be compensated.
Much of Rebecca Schwartz's research at Lockheed Martin is classified, but her work is generally geared toward developing technical solutions to reduce the physical burden of troops in combat.
The end of the shutdown brings expressions of relief, 140 characters at a time.
Lazzaro's efforts have helped policymakers, the medical community and businesses understand how medical offices nationwide are implementing new technology.
Tech entrepreneurs' leadership goals are strikingly similar to those of agency IT executives. But the obstacles to getting there can be very, very different.
If the government shutdown is not lifted soon, federal employees will begin receiving bills for some insurance premiums.
Insiders become threats in part because of a key organizational mistake that allows them opportunities.
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