The Navy is becoming ever more digital as information warfare, cybersecurity, and command and control become data driven activities.
In her first public statements since the Nov. 23 decision to ascertain the election results, Emily Murphy, the GSA administrator, explained her thinking behind the decision and how she prepared for it and dealt with the noise that came from it.
Findings suggest that state governments for most part have a solid cybersecurity foundation and are making strides in improving IT modernization efforts.
Undersecretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is creating a new position to oversee all aspects of cybersecurity and ensure all bureaus meet the department’s cyber standards.
Rob Baker, the command information officer for the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, said the use of a private cloud enclave helps keep control systems safe from cyber vulnerabilities.
Peter Ranks, the deputy chief information officer for information enterprise at the Defense Department, will work on the C2E cloud program run by the CIA.
Dr. Gladys Brignoni, Chief Learning Officer and director of force readiness command for the Coast Guard, and Brian Burns, deputy assistant commandant for command, control, communications and computers and IT C4IT and the deputy Chief Information Officer for the Coast Guard, say the service accelerated its approach to training and technology modernization because of the coronavirus pandemic.
As chief information officer of the National Institutes of Health, Andrea Norris oversees a far flung operation. Her leadership has helped the agency get through the extraordinary challenge imposed by the pandemic.
While the election appears to have impacted fewer state CIOs, the National Association of State Chief Information Officers’ membership continues its “churn” according to executive director Doug Robinson.
A long serving chief information officer at both the EPA and NASA, Renee Wynn recently retired. But she's hardly out of the picture. Among her post-federal pursuits, she has become a fellow at the National Academy of Public Administration.
Melissa Netram, the chief innovation officer of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the director of LabCFTC, said the lab is taking a multi-pronged approach to finding and promoting innovation in the financial sector.
Rona Bunn, the acting chief information officer at the International Trade Administration in the Commerce Department, said the launch of a new website is part of how the agency is making interaction with its customers integrated and seamless.
No, people who are about to leave government should not be "canceled."
NGA chief technology officer Mark Munsell and SSA’s deputy commissioner Lester Diamond retired after more than 20 years each of federal service capping a busy two months of retirements and executives on the move.