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Securities and Exchange Commission

SEC CIO Thomas Bayer to Leave Agency in October; Mary Jo White Comments

Thomas Bayer, chief information officer at the Securities and Exchange Commission since October 2010, is set to depart his role in October. He has been responsible for the agency’s ...
CapitolDome

Richard Shelby: Congress to Pass Continuing Resolution Before Election Campaigns

Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Senate Appropriations Committee ranking member, believes Congress will approve a continuing resolution for defense funding before the mid-term campaign ...
Defense Intelligence Agency

Gus Taveras to Leave DIA CTO Post

Gus Taveras plans to move into the private sector after he steps down on Friday as chief technology officer at the Defense Intelligence Agency, FCW reported Tuesday. Sean Lyngaas writes ...
DataCenter

MeriTalk: Federal Data Centers Get ‘C’ Grade in Downtime Management

Thirty-six percent of 300 federal data center professionals surveyed by MeriTalk have assigned a C grade to downtime management work at their agencies’ data repository hubs, Federal ...
Robert Brese

Robert Brese to Step Down as DOE CIO

Robert Brese Robert Brese will leave his post at the Energy Department as chief information officer on Sept. 5, Federal News Radio reported Monday. Jason Miller writes that Brese plans ...
Nicole-Wong

US Deputy CTO Nicole Wong Steps Down

Nicole Wong has departed her role as the White House’s deputy chief technology officer and will be moving back to her California hometown, The Hill newspaper reported Friday. Kate ...
Ernest Moniz

DOE to Back 31 Electric Vehicle Tech R&D Projects; Ernest Moniz Comments

The Energy Department has allocated more than $55 million in funding for 31 projects to research and develop new technologies aimed at increasing vehicle fuel efficiency. DOE’s ...
Anthony Foxx

Anthony Foxx: FAA Completes UAS Test Site Declarations as Agency Deems Va Tech Site Operational

Anthony Foxx The Federal Aviation Administration has completed its work to declare six unmanned aircraft test sites in the U.S. as operational by giving that distinction to Virginia ...
HHS Health and Human Services

Kevin Thurm Returns to HHS as Senior Counselor; Sylvia Mathews Burwell Comments

Kevin Thurm, a former deputy secretary of Health and Human Services before joining Citigroup, has returned to HHS as the agency’s senior counselor. The 25-year public and private ...
digital government

Sylvia Burns Promoted to Full-Time CIO Post at Interior Dept; Rhea Suh Comments

Sylvia Burns, a 20-year federal government veteran and acting chief information officer at the Interior Department since March, has been appointed to the CIO role on a full-time basis. Rhea ...