DHS CIO describes 'aggressive stance' on cloud migrations

The Homeland Security Department is being aggressive about adopting cloud computing, its CIO told a House subcommittee.

CIO slams State Department for 'cronyism and nepotism,' steps down

State Department's Bureau of Consular Affairs CIO Kirit Amin cites culture of resistance and senior management decisions as reasons for his temporary exit.

Army HQ next for e-mail migration

The Army picks up speed in its move to enterprise e-mail.

New program teaches fed IT pros leadership

Newly launched educational effort teaches federal IT community leadership and project management.

Contractors earn more than feds, survey suggests

Contractor pay rose slowly, and for some jobs it fell, but the average gap is widening between contractors and feds.

Can California state managers be trusted to keep teleworkers in line?

Debate starts over accountability for teleworkers.

The ideal CIO? Not a tech geek

Mark Forman and Paul Brubaker take issue with OMB's recent efforts to redefine the role of agency CIOs, saying they undermine the intentions of the Clinger-Cohen Act.

Vance Hitch: Secrets of a long-serving government CIO

Vance Hitch, who was the longest-serving CIO at a Cabinet-level agency, reflects on what he learned during his nine-year tenure at the Justice Department.