Todd Simpson

California Democrat Mark Takano is chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee

Lawmakers directing ire at VA over another struggling IT project

House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee leadership want more information from VA leadership about its strategy to modernize its supply chain management…

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VA extending pandemic IT mindset to continue modernization acceleration

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

HHS CIO Arrieta unexpectedly resigns

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National Institutes of HealthAndrea Norris, NIH

NIH to hire chief data science strategist as part of its drive to harness big data

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Executive Briefing Series: Legacy Systems in the Digital Age

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Integration, automation improves FDA cyber response

The Food and Drug Administration is saving time on cyber incident responses by integrating its watch desk and engineers within a single command center,…

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Todd Simpson: CIOs take two-pronged approach to cybersecurity

To meet the cybersecurity challenge, agency IT executives are pushing ahead with programs to update and modernize their underlying systems. They’re also working to automate many of the cybersecurity processes to network staff can concentrate on the threats. Todd Simpson, the chief information officer of the Food and Drug Administration, shares more on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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