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Executive Profile: John Higbee, Defense Acquisition University’s Director of Mission Assistance

John Higbee serves as Defense Acquisition University’s director of mission assistance and director of knowledge repository. As director of DAU mission assistance, he leads the establishment ...
cloud

GAO Records 1% Cloud Spending Increase at 7 Agencies

The Government Accountability Office has completed the review of the progress seven federal agencies have made to implement cloud computing and found a 1 percent overall increase in ...
Matthew Olsen

Matthew Olsen: Al-Qaida’s Network ‘Less Centralized’

Matthew Olsen Matthew Olsen, director of National Counterterrorism Center, has testified on the homeland security threat picture and how the NCTC responds to it before the House ...
Reginald Brothers

Reginald Brothers: DHS Kicks Off Crowdsourcing Move to Help Guide Investments

Reginald Brothers Reginald Brothers, science and technology chief at the Department of Homeland Security, has launched a collaboration community for government agencies, critical infrastructure ...
cyber

44 Institutions Named NSA/DHS Centers of Academic Excellence

Forty-four universities have been named national centers of academic excellence with focus areas on information assurance and cyber defense. Evaluation teams from the National Security ...
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Profile: Steve Cooper, Commerce Dept CIO

Steve Cooper serves as the chief information officer at the U.S. Department of Commerce. He leads the development and implementation of the Department’s enterprise-wide IT strategy ...
Nick Nayak

Outgoing DHS Procurement Chief Nick Nayak: Procurement Activities, Workforce Critical to Gov’t

Nick Nayak Nick Nayak, the Department of Homeland Security‘s former chief procurement officer, urges the government to work on training and retaining its procurement workforce ...
cybersecurity

DHS’ Larry Zelvin: Financial Services Firms Need In-House Cyber Staff

Larry Zelvin, director of the Department of Homeland Security‘s national cybersecurity and communications integration center, has encouraged financial services institutions to ...
John Streufert

John Streufert: DHS Set to Award New Batch of Security Monitoring Task Orders

John Streufert John Streufert, director of federal network resilience at the Department of Homeland Security, has told Federal Times that the agency is poised to award the second round ...
cybersecurity

John Banghart: Agencies Center Cyber Goals on Continuous Monitoring, Authentication

The Department of Homeland Security is coordinating with officials at the White House to redevelop DHS’ approach of measuring cross-agency efforts to improve federal cybersecurity, ...