Terry Halvorsen

FILE - In this April 26, 2017, file photo, the IBM logo is displayed on the IBM building in Midtown Manhattan, in New York. IBM announced Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, it will acquire North Carolina-based open-source software company Red Hat in a $34 billion stock deal that the technology and consulting giant's chief executive says will advance the company to the next step in cloud computing. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

The head of federal at IBM has a multi-sided view of federal digital transformation

IBM federal has been many things over the years. Lately, it’s been headed by a man with a unique perspective, an Army career officer, then chief information…

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Efficiency and effectiveness, being risk aware part of DoD acting CIO’s cyber priorities

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Halvorsen ‘broke a lot of stuff’ so DoD could respond to threats with agility

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Mark Meadows

OPM’s cleared up some IT rough spots, but encryption still unfinished

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DoD CIO Terry Halvorsen to retire at end of February

Terry Halvorsen, who has been the Defense Department’s chief information officer since the summer of 2014, said Wednesday that he will retire from government…

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Major problems continue in DHS Green Card process

In today’s Top Federal Headlines, the Homeland Security Department’s inspector General points out many glaring problems with the agency’s process in distributing…

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DoD to begin piloting replacement for Common Access Card after Christmas

The Defense Department expects to begin pilot programs to test out new IT authentication mechanisms shortly after the Christmas holiday, an early step toward eliminating the Common Access Card within the next two years.

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