Joe Jordan confirmed as OFPP administrator

After just five months of vacancy, OFPP has a new leader.

Why IT reforms have failed to make much difference

Government IT reforms centered on hot technologies have done little to significantly improve how agencies are delivering services to taxpayers.

At DHS, 'agile' is the watchword, CIO says

The Homeland Security Department is enthusiastic about agile development practices, sayd CIO Richard Spires.

IG sparks dispute over CIO's power

Does the DHS CIO have enough budget authority? The agency and an auditor disagree.

DHS agencies starting to integrate missions, CIO says

The Homeland Security Department has identified 13 core missions offering opportunities for integration across agencies, according to CIO Richard Spires.

SSA needs to better manage its IT systems, GAO says

The Social Security Administration's reorganization in 2011 left a few loose ends untied.

Federal agency CIOs squeeze savings from IT spending

CIO shares successful savings strategies.

Agencies get direction on implementing standardized enterprise architecture

New guidance gives agency heads steps to standardize the development and use of architectures.