The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act made it through the defense authorization bill conference intact.
The CIO Council’s first-ever governmentwide hiring fair had 30-plus agencies participate to fill cyber and IT positions.
The Government Accountability Office released its first mandated report on data quality and use under the DATA Act.
ITAPS and the Coalition for Government Procurement have offered suggestions to the Senate for testing out the use of online commercial marketplaces.
Here are some of the top takeaways from the Executive Leadership Conference, sponsored by ACT-IAC, which had some interesting discussions and news tidbits.
DHS says every major agency has implemented the dashboard under the continuous diagnostics and mitigation (CDM) program.
Jon Johnson, the director of GSA’s enterprise mobility program, said the MSCT now is looking at total cost of ownership for mobile devices and services.
The Government Accountability Office plans to start assessing a fee for vendors filing complaints in March 2018.
The General Services Administration awarded 70 veteran-owned small businesses a spot on a governmentwide IT services contract.
The Homeland Security Department says agencies have 30 days to come up with a plan to remove Kaspersky Lab products from their networks.
Eddie Hartwig, the acting deputy administrator of U.S. Digital Service, said his office has changed its approach over the past year.
John Zangardi is leaving DoD to become the new CIO at the Department of Homeland Security, replacing Richard Starolopi.
The House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee on Oversight promises to hold more hearings on the cybersecurity threat of Kaspersky Lab products to the government.
The Transportation Department brings on Vicki Hildebrand from the private sector to run its technology office.