Key lawmakers are seeking information from the space agency about its use of legacy IT with the goal of improving and modernizing its systems.
Angela Bailey has been at the center of an organization under intense pressure to improve its cyber defense following the large-scale hack affecting millions of federal employees that OPM revealed last June.
The directive is the latest move in an ongoing effort by CIO Terry Halvorsen to standardize how all defense agencies measure their IT performance.
The armed invasion of a remote Fish and Wildlife Service building in eastern Oregon's high desert may not be a disaster for the agency's IT operations, but it could point to a gap in IT contingency planning, CIOs say.
Steve Kelman cites new research that offers yet another reason for managers to encourage a spirit of generosity.
The Department of Defense doesn't know whether it is getting cost savings from cloud computing, and may be inviting security risks in the process, according to the Pentagon's inspector general.
Agencies have until the end of 2016 to manage email records in electronic format, and early reports suggest that success may be possible.
The coming year is full of critical milestones as the Census Bureau prepares for 2020, but fundamental strategy questions remain unanswered.
A code error led to the IRS paying out tens of millions in suspect tax refunds that it meant to peg for further examination.
Government's success is enabled by using contracting practices that reward rather than discourage new ideas and approaches.
Navy officials did not properly tap the National Crime Information Center when screening certain contractors, the IG concluded in a November report that was released in full on Dec. 18.
Here are three steps for moving from static spreadsheets to truly dynamic tools that support decision-making and mission analysis.
18F developed a Slack bot named Dolores Landingham that's helping to ease the transition for new employees.
Ron Thompson, a senior IT official at the Department of Health and Human Services, is getting the number two post at the Office of Information and Technology at Veterans Affairs.
After an abysmal performance on the FITARA scorecard, some CIOs are owning their terrible grades and focusing on how to make improvements.
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