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Matthew Goodrich

Matt Goodrich: New FedRAMP Road Map Includes ATO Reuse Framework

Matthew Goodrich The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program office has released a two-year road map to outline plans to focus on awareness, intended efficiencies and adaptability ...
Katherine Archuleta

Katherine Archuleta: OPM Forms Mentorship Program for Federal Executives

Katherine Archuleta The Office of Personnel Management has introduced a situational mentoring program that offers Senior Executive Service members the chance to share their management ...
CBO

CBO Report Urges US Navy to Relook 2015 Shipbuilding Plan

The Congressional Budget Office said the U.S. Navy may need to scale down the inventory requirements under its fiscal year 2015 shipbuilding plan in light of recent budget cuts at the ...
Rajiv Shah

Rajiv Shah to Step Down as USAID Administrator in Mid-February

Rajiv Shah Rajiv Shah plans to leave the U.S. Agency for International Development in mid-February 2015 after five years of service as administrator. In an article published Wednesday ...
Sarah Saldana

Sarah Saldana Confirmed as ICE Chief

Sarah Saldana The Senate has voted to confirm Sarah Saldana as the assistant secretary in charge of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the Department of Homeland Security, ...
Janice Glover-Jones

Janice Glover-Jones to Become Full-Time DIA CIO

Janice Glover-Jones Janice Glover-Jones, acting chief information officer of the Defense Intelligence Agency since October, will assume the CIO role on a permanent basis starting on ...
USPTO Patent and Trademark Office

John Owens: USPTO Takes New Approach to IT Maintenance

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says it has reduced the costs to operate and maintain legacy information technology systems as a result of its adoption of agile software development, ...
Congress

Bipartisan Omnibus Bill Faces Objections on Dodd-Frank, Campaign Funding Provisions

Congress faces a possible delay in the passage of the $1.1 trillion spending bill for fiscal year 2015 as some Democrats and Republicans have raised objections over some provisions, ...
Terry Halvorsen

Terry Halvorsen: DoD Directive Clarifies CIO Role in Cyber Strategy

Terry Halvorsen The Defense Department has implemented a few changes to the duties and responsibilities of its chief information officer as the department aims to delineate the CIO ...
Ellen Williams

Senate Confirms Ellen Williams as Energy Research Agency Head

Ellen Williams Dr. Ellen Williams, formerly chief scientist at energy company BP, has received Senate confirmation to serve as director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. She ...