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Collaboration is key to sustained modernization, Trump aide Lira says

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

The White House Office of American Innovation hosts weekly meetings to focus on the biggest issues facing federal agencies, Matt Lira says.

Trump’s cyber order pushes for modernized IT shared services

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

Agency heads are required to "show preference in their procurement for shared IT services," such as email, cloud and cybersecurity services.

President Trump creates modernization-focused American Technology Council

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The 19-member council, created by an executive order, is chaired by President Donald Trump and otherwise led by a full-time director.

White House: Cybersecurity EO is close, will be ‘intertwined’ with IT modernization

by FedScoop Staff • 2 months ago

The Trump administration is “close” to unveiling its cybersecurity executive order and is carefully aligning its policy in that area with plans for modernizing federal IT networks, White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Robert Joyce said Monday in his first public comments since taking office.

Obama CTO Todd Park joins New America board

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

Todd Park, former U.S. chief technology officer under President Barack Obama, has joined New America's board of directors.

Trump White House to reverse proactive visitor-log posting policy

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 months ago

The Trump administration said it will break with an Obama administration policy that proactively released most White House visitor logs online — a practice the former administration had held up as evidence of its commitment to transparency and opening government data.