The department’s CIO fielded questions from Democrats and Republicans alike during a House oversight hearing on information system shortcomings.
An audit of fiscal 2015 information security practices noted progress but found that DHS components did not maintain their security programs on a continuous, year-round basis.
Agency CIOs can lead real and lasting change with the help of other government leaders and old-school performance grades.
The Office of Personnel Management's lack of compliance with the Federal Information Security Modernization Act leaves it vulnerable to another cyberattack, according to an audit from the agency's internal watchdog.
Auditors ruling on a bid protest could bring clarity to how follow-on contracts should be handled.
Open-government advocates have long criticized the reliance on the proprietary DUNS identifier in federal contracting, and it appears that some agencies are listening.
Despite sensational media reports about cyber vulnerabilities, Congress and federal officials appear to be in the slow lane when it comes to regulating connected cars.
The creation of a new oversight office in GSA leaves many critical issues unresolved, but it's an important improvement nonetheless.
There's much to do in a short amount of time to make the IT reforms in FITARA work, leaders say.
The Inspector General nominee at the Department of Veterans Affairs told a Senate panel he could institute reform in the short time he'll have on the job.
The CFO Act has solved many of the problems it was intended to fix, but top federal financial managers are often too busy with compliance to deal with higher-level challenges, according to a new report.
The Obama administration on Nov. 17 announced new efforts to boost IT-sector employment; 30-40 grants are expected.