Report: Government can’t quantify automation’s effect on the workforce, yet
The Department of Labor needs new data collection methods tracking the issue, according to the Government Accountability Office.
OPM to delegate IT direct hire authority to agency heads
OPM published a proposed regulation in the Federal Register that would give CFO Act agencies direct hire authority when there is a shortage in skilled IT workers.
NGA is on the hunt for a new CTO
The intelligence agency's CTO recently stepped down, so it's looking for a new "authoritative expert for technology."
NSA garners new partners in hunt for cyber pros
The U.S. Cyber Challenge, an effort to amp up the country's training for cybersecurity professionals, is joining forces with an NSA-sponsored program to help students as young as middle-schoolers map out a career in the field and prove their expertise through competitions.
State Department CISO retiring
The official responsible for IT security at the State Department is retiring, he told FedScoop Friday.
Exclusive: Veterans’ CIO names head of new enterprise management office
Rob Thomas will lead the Department of Veteran Affairs' new Enterprise Program Management Office — a vital component of recently minted CIO LaVerne Council's vision for the department's success in IT — FedScoop has learned.