Dale Cabaniss confirmed as OPM director
Nearly a year after Jeff Pon abruptly left, the office gets new official leadership.
First GEAR Center challenge winners focus on expanding cyber workforce, improving use of data
Ideas highlight the importance of developing a cybersecurity workforce, and using data for more effective governance.
How to get more young people involved in civic tech, according to young people
A panel of Coding it Forward's summer 2019 Civic Digital Fellows reflected on this question at the program's demo day.
OPM data center outage caused by ‘physical incident’
News about the July 10 breakdown comes as the Trump administration is arguing that a merger with GSA will solve OPM's legacy IT problems.
OPM merger plan continues to draw IT questions from Democrats
Reps. Elijah Cummings and Gerry Connolly want more info on how the proposal would aid OPM's tech troubles, among other things.
OPM’s Centers of Excellence team looks to replace mainframe hardware for critical services
The idea is that upgrading the hardware will give OPM the peace of mind to allow modernization to happen without service disruption.