Department of Transportation CIO Richard McKinney is using his FITARA hammer to halt purchasing until he gets spending plans that show him what the heck is going on.
A new study details the obstacles to CIO-enable innovation in government -- and spotlights ways to overcome them.
Landmark cybersecurity legislation was included in the omnibus spending bill to fund the government through fiscal year 2016, but some privacy advocates are still determined to oppose the measure.
The Office of Management and Budget is planning more of a hands-on approach to agencies' tech and will be updating policies and focusing on cybersecurity in the coming year.
The White House issued sweeping requirements that will affect the entire professional life cycle of federal leaders.
Lisa Disbrow, President Obama's choice for the post of Undersecretary of the Air Force, updated a Senate panel on the Air Force's IT plans at her nomination hearing.
By deploying social tools without the proper attribution and linking to outside web pages with political calls to action, the EPA stands accused of violating rules against "covert propaganda" and lobbying.
OPM cyber guru Clifton Triplett wants agencies to make better use of the people and tools they already have.
Steve Kelman spotlights new research on the dynamics of group decision-making.
Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas), one of leading tech experts on Capitol Hill, is looking to pressure European allies to disclose more data to the Visa Waiver Program.
The IG's semiannual report to Congress highlights IT and cybersecurity risk areas at the State Department.
The chairman of the House oversight committee is once again calling for OPM CIO Donna Seymour's resignation after an IG report said the agency violated federal acquisition policies in awarding a credit-monitoring contract.
Five principles for securing government information systems can help agencies better understand and manage risk.
Members of the House and Senate intelligence committees are in talks to iron out the final details of the cybersecurity bill.
Lawmakers quiz oversight officials about why agencies aren't taking their advice.
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