Department of Agriculture (USDA)
The Daily Scoop Podcast: September 21, 2021
On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, Francis Rose covers Capitol Hill’s last push to strengthen CISA, what the end of the fiscal year looks like for the federal contracting community and updates from the Technology Modernization Board.
Ted Kaouk to join OPM in late October
He will also become deputy director for human capital data management and modernization at OPM.
Centers of Excellence program looks to add smaller agencies to portfolio
With work at USDA concluded, the program recognizes smaller agencies benefit more from its work due to budget constraints.
US agencies scrub websites, social media accounts to protect Afghan contacts
Access to certain pages remained blocked as of Thursday afternoon.
Agencies face hurdles meeting OMB’s deadline to go paperless
Progress is self-assessed annually, but NARA leaves tracking that data to agencies themselves.
Embracing a multi-cloud mindset
IT leaders from USDA, U.S. Marshals Service and the State of Montana share lessons learned on growing and maturing multi-cloud IT environments.