Tag Archives: Federal Chief Information Officers Council

Mark Kneidinger: DHS Aims to Help Other Agencies Secure IT Migration to Cloud

The Department of Homeland Security has partnered with the Federal Chief Information Officers Council and the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program office to help accelerate agencies’ adoption of cloud-based information technology applications, FierceGovernmentIT reported Thursday. Dibya Sarkar writes Mark Kneidinger, DHS director of federal network resilience, said Tuesday at …

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Darren Ash, Richard McKinney to Co-Lead CIO Council’s Workforce Panel

The Federal Chief Information Officers Council has formed a new workforce committee to implement programs aimed at helping to recruit, train and retain government IT professionals. Transportation Department CIO Richard McKinney and Nuclear Regulatory Commission CIO Darren Ash will co-chair its workforce panel, the council said Tuesday. The panel was created to …

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CIO, Acquisition Councils Give Agencies Cloud Buying Directions

The federal councils of chief information officers and chief acquisition officers are suggesting government agencies define rules in regard to what data cloud computing vendors are able to access. The councils’ joint report also includes directions on approaching data privacy. The document notes that if cloud services host privacy data, …

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