Trump administration

First comes better data management, then modernization, former CIOs say

by Carten Cordell • 17 hours ago

Agencies looking to transform their IT infrastructures with technologies like cloud better take a long look at their data first, two former CIOs told FedScoop.

U.S. CIO Suzette Kent keys in on talent gap as root of federal cyber struggles

by Billy Mitchell • 4 weeks ago

Asked at a hearing Wednesday how lawmakers could be of assistance in helping agencies better secure their IT infrastructures, Kent pointed immediately to a "continued focus on workforce activities."

White House wants industry input on how to build its GEAR Center

by Carten Cordell • 4 weeks ago

The Trump administration is looking to create a public-private partnership laboratory to research how to build a better government.

Court clears White House use of message-deleting apps on technicality

by Carten Cordell • 5 months ago

A judge ruled against a watchdog group claiming the Trump administration had violated the Presidential Records Act by using encrypted messaging apps.

Could Chris Liddell be leaving the Office of American Innovation too?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

If Liddell becomes Trump's next economic adviser, what would that mean for Jared Kushner's IT modernization-focused office?

From one U.S. CIO to the next: Tony Scott on Suzette Kent’s fit, challenges

by Billy Mitchell • 7 months ago

"I spent a good amount of time on the phone with her," former U.S. CIO Tony Scott told FedScoop, "and I was impressed."