Maria Roat

First TMF award of 2021 comes hours after watershed $1B appropriation

by • 2 months ago

The Department of Labor received $9.6 million to modernize its enterprise data platform, in a win for the agency and the funding vehicle.

Maria Roat: ‘Rollercoaster ride’ of 2020 provides CIOs opportunity to modernize more in 2021

by • 6 months ago

"As I look over the next year, these changes really give us opportunities to continue to innovate and challenge the norms and status quo," said Deputy Federal CIO Maria Roat.

CIO Council identifying governmentwide areas for IT modernization

by • 7 months ago

CIOs have showed they're willing to cut through bureaucratic red tape during the pandemic, if it means streamlining IT services, said the deputy Federal CIO.

Trump administration releases data skills catalog, ethics framework

by • 8 months ago

As part of the Federal Data Strategy 2020 Action Plan, the White House recently published a curated data skills catalog and a data ethics framework for public comment.

Maria Roat: Agencies must keep emerging tech in mind as they modernize security

by • 8 months ago

Quantum computing, in particular, should be accounted for as agencies build zero-trust security architectures, said the deputy Federal CIO.

‘Malicious’ cyber actor spoofing SBA’s coronavirus loan relief webpage

by • 9 months ago

The spoofed website is designed for credential stealing and comes almost four months after the Small Business Administration took down eight fraudulent websites amid the pandemic.