The Daily Scoop Podcast: October 1, 2021


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, Francis Rose covers a continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown, progress made by DOD in implementing electronic health records and an update on the Intelligence Community’s C2E contract.

Under C2E, IC’s top challenge is turning cloud competitors into partners


Incentivizing cloud companies to work together rather than compete for task orders under the larger contract is the biggest challenge facing the IC's C2E contract.

Peter Ranks heading back to CIA after two years with DOD


Ranks is returning the the CIA to help implement the Commercial Cloud Enterprise (C2E) after serving as the deputy CIO for information enterprise at the Pentagon.

CIA quietly awards C2E cloud contract possibly worth billions


The secretive agency quietly awarded the contract to five of the largest cloud providers in the world.

Intelligence community gets new CIO


Matthew Kozma comes to the role after serving most recently as the executive agent for the Department of Defense's Unified Platform and Joint Cyber Command and Control.

Pentagon’s Essye Miller retiring — IC CIO John Sherman will replace her


Miller, who has served as deputy CIO of the Pentagon since 2017, will be replaced by John Sherman, CIO of the intelligence community.