At the same time, Chris Lowe, the chief information security officer at USDA, is being reassigned to a bureau level role as part of a continued house cleaning of IT officials.
It’s been almost eight years since the Office of Management and Budget kicked off its latest data center consolidation and optimization initiative.
Secretary Sonny Perdue names Gary Washington to be acting CIO and two others to take on acting management roles.
Doug Nash, the Forest Service’s CIO, said he sees great promise in using a PC-on-a-stick to let employees securely connect back to the network, save data from the field and do work from anywhere. Forest Service will release a mobile strategy and architecture in the coming weeks. February 21, 2013