Steve Cooper, who was the first CIO at Homeland Security, is taking over for Simon Szykman at Commerce.
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Senators tell nominee that Sylvia Burwell will be a tough act to follow as director.
Terry Halvorsen offers transparency and better data in town hall-style appearance before vendors.
Steve Kelman notes two examples where social media and big data are hinting at big wins for relatively little hassle.
The measure also would make DHS' CIO the lead technical authority for that agency's IT acquisition programs.
The move is part of a broader plan to move the DHS component to virtual services.
U.S. CTO Todd Park and GSA Administrator Dan Tangherlini peg the Internet of things as a tool that could revolutionize the way government delivers services.
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An acquisition is in the works to replace VA’s troubled scheduling software with a commercial system.