Bill McElhaney will be the new chief information officer at USCIS.

Former DHS executive to return to be USCIS CIO

Bill McElhaney will return to the Homeland Security Department after spending the last seven years in industry.

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DHS IG issues management alert on problematic Electronic Immigration System

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CIS rejecting outdated IT modernization playbook

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Cloud computing can help agencies make federal legacy application updates more agile.

How one agency is strangling outdated systems in the cloud

Mark Schwartz, chief information officer of the Citizenship and Immigration Services, said by moving legacy systems to the cloud, updates become more agile.

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USCIS eyes more collaboration, competition in move to agile development

Mark Schwartz, the Citizenship and Immigration Services chief information officer, said the Flexible Agile Development Services (FADS) requires four vendors…

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Citizenship and Immigration Services eases burden of software development

The Homeland Security Department’s CIS is using a continuous delivery model where it automates reviews of software code to ensure security and quality. DHS is using a similar approach for mobile apps called the Carwash, where it’s checking the code to compliance with specific requirements.

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