Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and his wife Mary sent a video message to employees where they make a specific reference to Christianity and some feds found it inappropriate.
Jeanette Manfra, the assistant secretary for the office of cybersecurity and communications, said DHS wants to do a better job of detecting, sharing and stopping potential malware threats.
Frontis Wiggins, who recently retired from the State Department as its CIO, said the Diplomatic Security and CIO offices have made some progress to work on cyber issues, but more is needed.
Kaspersky Lab filed a motion in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia under the Administrative Procedure Act.
Industry and former federal executives say the Trump administration’s plans for IT modernization have matured.
The White House wants to bring experts in cloud, user design and analytics in to help agencies replace legacy systems.
The Defense Department has several tests planned for 2018 for different biometric modalities.
Kirit Amin, the outgoing CIO of the International Trade Commission, said OMB and GSA should provide an easier way for small agencies to move off legacy systems.
USDA will be the first agency to work with GSA and the Office of American Innovation to get rid of legacy systems.
Ronda Kent, of the Treasury’s Bureau of Fiscal Service, said agencies and vendors alike are benefiting from the centralized management of federal invoices.
Alan Thomas, the Federal Acquisition Service commissioner, announced Rob Cook would join GSA’s Office of Governmentwide Policy as its chief innovation adviser.
New data from Bloomberg Government shows agencies spent more than $1.8 billion on cloud services last year.
House lawmakers asked for cyber assurances from Veterans Affairs executives as the agency implements its new electronic health record.
Kirit Amin joins the ranks of CIOs leaving government after three years at the International Trade Commission.