Department of Agriculture (USDA)
USDA consolidating SOC functions, personnel
CISO Venice Goodwine has placed an emphasis on standardizing position descriptions in an effort to develop a workforce that can support new cyber capabilities.
EEOC, USDA get first TMF awards of fiscal 2020
Both agencies will be using the money to transition from legacy systems to modern, cloud-based versions.
Secretary Sonny Perdue shares what the Centers of Excellence have brought to USDA
"I didn't consider it a leap of faith at all," Perdue said. "I've seen it work."
USDA partners with Microsoft to make sense of farm data in new pilot
The FarmBeats platform can build machine-learning models across disparate datasets monitoring soil and weather, and the agency hopes to bring it to 200-plus research stations and farms nationwide.
Some USDA Centers of Excellence set to expire
Some “workstreams” have been completed, while others will continue into the new fiscal year.
USDA unveils program to develop next generation of CIOs, CISOs
The department is looking for current employees who have served in leadership roles and want to lead its information technology community.