Gary Washington

New USDA IT Strategic Plan on the way; Transitioning from data centers to the cloud

by • 4 weeks ago

Agriculture CIO Gary Washington and former NASA CIO Renee Wynn.

Federal CIOs on modernization efforts at their agencies and the future of cybersecurity

by • 6 months ago

On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, hear from four federal CIOs on their progress with the Biden Administration’s EO on cybersecurity and how the TMF can help fund transformation initiatives at their organizations.

CIOs say they need more funding to implement cyber EO

by • 6 months ago

The Department of Energy is but one agency in need of a bigger budget or Technology Modernization Fund money to implement zero-trust security.

Centers of Excellence program looks to add smaller agencies to portfolio

by • 9 months ago

With work at USDA concluded, the program recognizes smaller agencies benefit more from its work due to budget constraints.

USDA places focus on reskilling after Centers of Excellence modernization

by • 3 years ago

A major challenge "that doesn't get discussed is how you prepare your workforce to be able to support this new environment" after modernization, said USDA CIO Gary Washington.

CIOs weigh in on what FITARA has meant for them

by • 3 years ago

The metric might not be perfect, but it enables meaningful visibility.