Suzette Kent

After four year delay, agencies to get 21st Century IDEA Act guidance this summer

Federal Chief Information Officer Clare Martorana said the guidance will help agencies understand how to implement the law that called for them to modernize…

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FITARA 13 scorecard brings truce to data center consolidation debate

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - In this May 6, 2020, file photo, a sign stands outside the Department of Labor's headquarters in Washington. A government watchdog has found that the Labor Department’s widely watched weekly unemployment benefits data are providing an inaccurate reading on the number of newly laid off workers because of flaws in the government’s data collection. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Labor makes the case that its CIO reporting structure works despite the IG’s doubts

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)An American flag flies above the White House in Washington, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

White House names OPM’s Martorana as new Federal CIO

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The crisis in cybersecurity skills

Phil Quade, chief information security officer for Fortinet, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech talk to discuss what the federal government…

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Former federal CIO Kent reflects on her tenure, accomplishments, biggest frustrations

Suzette Kent, who recently left after more than two years as the federal CIO, said lawmakers need to reconsider how they fund technology modernization…

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Federal CIO Kent brought vision, energy, leaves legacy of accomplishments

Federal News Network asked 10 members of the federal IT community to offer comments and insights about the impact Federal CIO Suzette Kent has had on the government over the last two-plus years.

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