• People
    DHS seal

    DHS CIO resigns

    Recently installed DHS CIO Richard Staropoli has resigned his position at the agency. 08/03/2017

  • George Nesterczuk

    Nesterczuk withdraws as OPM nominee

    Former OPM official says prospect of being confirmed "has grown remote." 08/02/2017

  • Homeland Security
    Elaine Duke DHS

    Deputy takes the reins at DHS

    Elaine Duke steps into the top job at DHS, as outgoing chief John Kelly moves to the White House as Trump's chief of staff. 07/31/2017

  • Workforce
    Walter Shaub - OGE

    Former OGE chief keeps up campaign for strong ethics

    Just because Walter Shaub resigned from his post as chief of the Office of Government Ethics doesn’t mean he’s done pushing for a stronger ethics program. 07/28/2017

  • 2017 Rising Star Awards
    Rising Star 2013

    Deadline for Rising Star nominations extended to Aug. 11

    We're looking for women and men who are having an outsized impact on federal IT -- and who show clear signs of being leaders in the community in the years to come. 07/28/2017

  • People
    Thomas Sharpe

    Former GSA FAS execs start consulting firm

    Two top managers from GSA's Federal Acquisition Service have launched their own consultancy after settling with the agency over a whistleblowing complaint. 07/25/2017

  • Procurement
    stylized professionals

    GSA moves OASIS management team to FEDSIM

    Personnel changes at the agency continue with the naming of a new team to manage the popular multiple-award contract for professional services. 07/25/2017

  • Image copyright to <governor.hawaii.gov>: Sanjeev “Sonny” Bhagowalia.

    Treasury CIO replaced

    Sonny Bhagowalia is moving to a new position at Treasury in the Bureau of the Fiscal Service. 07/24/2017

  • FTC gets new chief technologist

    Neil Alan Chilson, a key advisor for the Federal Trade Commission on technology, privacy and data security matters, has been named to the post on an acting basis. 07/19/2017

  • Oversight
    Image from FOSE: Maria Roat.

    SBA CIO grapples with modernization

    A House committee urged the Small Business Administration CIO to flatten the org chart and improve on cybersecurity. 07/12/2017

  • Law Enforcement
    Christopher Wray, President Trump

    FBI nominee stresses cyber and spy powers

    FBI director nominee Christopher Wray told senators he will make cyber and the reauthorization of FISA Section 702 top priorities if he is confirmed. 07/12/2017

  • Gregory Touhill

    Touhill to head up Cyxtera's D.C. office

    Former federal CISO Gen. Gregory Touhill has been tapped to lead a new federal group within a Florida-based data center, cybersecurity and infrastructure services provider. 07/11/2017

  • Workforce
    Walter Shaub - OGE

    Ethics chief resigns amid concerns over Trump

    The head of the office responsible for managing executive branch ethics policies announced his resignation almost six months before his term's scheduled end. 07/06/2017

  • Census
    John Thompson, director Census Bureau 2013-2017

    Lawmakers press on Census finances and leadership

    Lawmakers from the House have raised concerns about the uncertainty of financial estimates of the costs of the 2020 census, while senators are urging President Trump to swiftly name a permanent director. 07/05/2017

  • Cybersecurity
    Kiersten Todt

    Why government should let industry drive cybersecurity

    The government needs to stop trying to lead the cybersecurity charge and instead organize itself around facilitating private-sector-led solutions, say experts and officials. 06/30/2017

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