Who & Where


Lt. Gen. Ronnie D. Hawkins Jr. (Air Force)

Departing DISA director plans for smooth transition

Lt. Gen. Ronnie Hawkins, who earned a reputation as a cost-cutter, says leveraging more efficient IT has been key.

David Bowen_DHA

Consolidation, culture and one very big contract

David Bowen, the Defense Health Agency's director of health IT, has a seriously complex to-do list.

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EPA's new-old CIO, plus weapons acquisition, spyware warnings and a new role for Long

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

More effective oversight. Maybe.

FITARA gives Congress new tools for getting answers, and key legislators remain focused. But will it actually work?

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GovTV: DJ Patil's data vision

The newly named chief data scientist sketches the future of data-driven government.

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DJ Patil tapped as U.S. chief data scientist

The man who declared data scientist "the sexiest job of the 21st century” now plays that part for the federal government.

Joseph Clancy_Secret Service

Secret Service head named, accused hacker pleads and Navy patents honored

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Ashton Carter

Info sharing, Carter's confirmation and Facebook cyber

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Tony Scott  (Photo: VMware)

White House names new federal CIO

VMware's Tony Scott to replace Steven VanRoekel, who left the job in September for a role at USAID.

Ashton Carter

Ash Carter in the dock, FAA on the moon and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Announcing the 2015 Federal 100

Meet the women and men who are doing great things in federal IT.

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PSC acquires TechAmerica Foundation operations

The Professional Services Council will take over the Vision Forecast and Conference, annual CIO survey and American Technology Awards.

The 2015 Federal 100

Meet 100 women and men who are doing great things in federal IT.