Trump nominates new chief of federal procurement policy
Michael Wooten is the president's pick to lead the Office of Federal Procurement Policy. He most recently was a procurement adviser at the Department of Education.
Trump appoints (a different) Roger Stone as White House CIO
Stone will essentially serve as CIO of the Executive Office of the President, the White House and the vice president.
Tech executives convene at White House on AI, other ‘industries of the future’
Officials described the meeting as a "listening session" to develop new ideas around budding industries like AI, quantum computing and 5G.
OMB proposes changes to Data Center Optimization policy
The document updates or removes a number of metrics from a legacy Data Center Optimization policy issued in August 2016.
Democratic House won’t change IT modernization agenda, White House’s Liddell says
“Everything we’ve done in the past two years we’ll continue to do," Chris Liddell said.
Feds want your input on governmentwide data ‘practices’
A new notice is seeking comment on a set of draft practices that have been developed by four working groups.