AI will be a big part of the DoD’s big data effort

The Defense Department’s data strategy released just a few weeks ago says improving data management will help it fight and win wars.

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DoD finishes new data strategy, publication expected this month

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Federal CDOs still lack clarity around responsibilities, report finds

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SBA’s Cavallo to take modernization successes to OPM

Guy Cavallo, the SBA deputy chief information officer, will become the principal deputy CIO at OPM starting on Sept. 14.

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Jose Arrieta, Health and Human Services, CIOJose Arrieta, Health and Human Services, CIO

HHS CIO Arrieta unexpectedly resigns

Federal News Network has confirmed that Jose Arrieta told senior leadership he would be leaving the agency after only 16 months.

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USDA CIO cites workforce ‘restructuring’ as reason for hiring freeze, early retirement offers

The Agriculture Department’s Office of Chief Information Officer has implemented a hiring freeze and is offering early retirements to eligible IT specialists. The initiatives are part of a workforce “restructuring” effort to support USDA’s ongoing IT modernization transformation, the department said.

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