ATARC intends to merge agency and vendor zero trust working groups
The Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program director and federal chief information security officer intend to participate in the Zero Trust Working Group.
Camilo Sandoval takes over as Federal CISO
Sandoval appears to have taken over the vacant federal CISO role, bringing with him a controversial past serving the Trump administration.
Plan to elevate Federal CIO passes in House
The CIO would become a presidentially appointed position that reports directly the Office of Management and Budget director, instead of the deputy director.
Grant Schneider is now officially the top cybersecurity official in government
Schneider has been filling the role on an acting basis since January 2017.
Former U.S. CISO Touhill lands as president of Cyxtera federal division
Touhill will oversee Cyxtera Federal Group, launched as a means to connect public sector agencies with technology already being used in the private sector.
Trump administration to continue focus on legacy IT
The Obama administration's IT leaders focused heavily on trying to get agencies to move to the cloud, leverage shared services and above all, retire legacy systems. And so far, all signs point to the Trump administration continuing in a similar vein.