New deputy administrator returns to the agency after a decade on Capitol Hill and at the Defense Department.
FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen says the key to using big data is understanding its limits and “emphasizing the need for human judgment.”
Senators grill a little-known Commerce Department agency on whether it's a redundant repository for reports and a middleman for agencies seeking to avoid complicated acquisition rules.
Officials tout Better Buying Power 2.0 as a catalyst for defense acquisition reform.
Larry Zelvin is leaving the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in mid-August.
The Obama administration’s attempt to turn the page at the Veterans Affairs Department moved to Congress with the confirmation hearing of Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald.
Richard Danzig argues that the U.S. government should "forsake some efficiencies" in the pursuit of security.
Richard Cohen recently sat down with Gene Dodaro to discuss his experiences in working with the GAO.
An expert in government management and transformation argues more is required of Congress and agencies alike.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Steve Kelman spotlights two areas where real obstacles to effective IT contracting may exist -- and suggests solutions for each.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT is pushing for a road map "specific enough that people will know what they're supposed to do when."
See what the Defense Intelligence Agency is seeking for its top IT job.
The VA hopes to have a quick patch for scheduling software in place as it pursues a new system.
Citizenship and Immigration Service’s Office of Information Technology has a chief of staff candidate in the hiring pipeline and expects to fill two other key spots by October.
Jacob Lew says cyber defense "will be a central test for all of us going forward."
News and notes from around the federal IT community
Ralph Shrader has been with the management and technology firm for four decades; his successor will step in on Jan. 1.
Shannon Taylor joined the Information Technology Industry Council from the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Financial shared services and Data Act compliance will drive more CIO/CFO collaboration. Here's how it should work.
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