Daryl White, the Interior Department's former chief information officer,
will retire from the federal government Aug. 15. After four years as Interior's
CIO, White became the Bureau of Reclamation's special assistant for technology
in June. W. Hord Tipton, previously CIO at the Bureau of Land Management,
took over the Interior CIO position.
For more, please see "Former Interior CIO retiring"
Federal Aviation Administrator Jane Garvey said goodbye to the airspace
agency earlier this month, and a senate confirmation hearing for her designated
replacement, Marion Blakey, has been postponed until after Labor Day. Monte
Belger, formerly Garvey's deputy, is now acting in her stead, delaying plans
Tammy DiBlasi has been appointed as federal account manager for Okena
Inc., a developer of intrusion prevention security software, the company
announced Aug. 6.
DiBlasi will be responsible for providing Okena's StormWatch and StormFront
host-based intrusion prevention security solutions to federal agencies,
including management of existing deployments in the Army, Air Force, Defense
Information Systems Agency, Defense Logistics Agency, and departments of
State, Treasury, Energy and Justice.
DiBlasi joins Okena with more than 10 years of experience providing
technology solutions to the federal government. DiBlasi previously served
as federal account manager for Symantec Corp.