• People
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    Pentagon innovation hub lands a new leader

    Former Symantec CEO Michael Brown takes over as director of the Defense Innovation Unit. 09/24/2018

  • People
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    SEC shuffle: CIO, top cyber adviser to step down

    The personnel moves come as the agency looks to FireEye for cyber forensic support. 09/20/2018

  • Social Media
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    Trump's Twitter blocks raise constitutional questions

    After a federal judge found that official government Twitter accounts may be violating free speech by blocking users, President Trump has unblocked some accounts. 08/29/2018

  • Homeland Security
    Royalty-free stock photo ID: 712727152 By CrackerClips Stock Media

    NPPD flies (and lowers) the flag

    Proclamations directing agencies to fly flags at half-staff come from an unexpected corner of DHS. 08/28/2018

  • People
    cloud migration (deepadesigns/Shutterstock.com)

    GSA elevates Mr. FedRAMP

    The program management office within the General Services Administration handling cloud security is undergoing a leadership shuffle. 08/24/2018

  • 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
    Man picking a single green piece among white pieces

    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

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