• People
    HUD HQ By Mark Van Scyoc Shutterstock photo ID: 260703998

    HUD names new CIO

    In a week filled with high-level IT comings and goings, the Department of Housing and Urban Development has picked a new top tech official. 08/24/2018

  • Congress
    Kelvin Droegemeier OSTP nominee Senate hearing Aug 23

    Trump's pick to advise on science and tech faces the Senate

    The president's pick to advise on science and tech named research, education and workforce development and public-private partnerships as top priorities. 08/23/2018

  • Government Innovation Awards
    Government Innovation Awards - https://governmentinnovationawards.com

    Congratulations to the 2018 Rising Stars

    These early-career leaders already are having an outsized impact on government IT. 08/23/2018

  • People
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    Olson to head Technology Transformation Service

    Kelly Olson will step in as acting TTS director and FAS deputy commissioner on Aug. 27. 08/22/2018

  • People
    Bill Zielinski via gov matters

    Zielinski to take over as GSA's top IT buyer

    With Kay Ely's coming departure, longtime federal IT presence Bill Zielinski is taking over as assistant commissioner of the IT category at the Federal Acquisition Service. 08/16/2018

  • Cybersecurity
    By faustasyan shutterstock  photo ID: 365684687 FBI HQ J EDGAR HOOVER building

    FBI selects cyber, IT executives

    The FBI named new executives to lead its cyber and IT operations, as some of the agency's top cybersecurity officials move to the private sector. 08/14/2018

  • People
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    Longtime acquisition exec Kay Ely to retire

    Ely plans to work on efforts to merge Office of Personnel Management back-office operations into the General Services Administration and then retire from federal service. 08/13/2018

  • People
    Dave Powner, GAO

    Dave Powner audits the state of federal IT

    The GAO director of information technology issues is leaving government after 16 years. On his way out the door, Dave Powner details how far govtech has come in the past two decades and flags the most critical issues he sees facing federal IT leaders. 08/07/2018

  • People
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    GSA gets new head of services office

    A former OPM executive will lead GSA’s planned Service Management Office as the agencies merge operations. 08/07/2018

  • People

    DHS' Mosley headed to FDIC

    Sara Mosley, the chief enterprise architect for the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, will be leaving her post in mid-August. 08/06/2018

  • People
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    Collins-Smee leaving GSA

    One of the primary architects of GSA’s Centers of Excellence program will return to the private sector at the end of August. 08/02/2018

  • People
    Thomas Giammo

    Federal IT pioneer Giammo dies at 79

    Three-time Fed 100 winner led major transformation efforts at the Social Security Administration, NOAA and USPTO. 08/02/2018

  • People
    By Andrea Izzotti shutterstock id 147037244

    Trump announces nominee to head OSTP

    Kelvin Droegemeier, an extreme-weather expert, is the president's pick for the long-vacant Office of Science and Technology Policy director's post. 08/01/2018

  • People
    high performance computing (Gorodenkoff/Shutterstock.com)

    DOE names Diachin to exascale project

    The Department of Energy tapped a supercomputing veteran to help run its nascent Exascale Computing Program. 08/01/2018

  • People
    Department of Veterans Affairs (Photo: bakdc / Shutterstock)

    Trump picks Gfrerer to head VA IT

    A career Marine Corps officer and cybersecurity specialist, James Gfrerer most recently worked for Ernst & Young. 07/29/2018

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