Commerce Department

Kiran Ahuja: OPM working to address ‘true angst’ over federal IT hiring inequities


The Office of Personnel Management director says her agency is launching a governmentwide pay band for federal cyber and IT staff and will set up a new office for talent and innovation.

Office of the National Cyber Director to develop nationwide cyber workforce strategy ‘in the coming months’


It is intended to boost cybersecurity educational opportunities and improve cooperation with industry.

Commerce Department sets out zero-trust security approach to microelectronics supply chain


NIST wants to establish security analytics standards and a vulnerability strategy to counter recent counterfeiting and IP theft.

Commerce Dept watchdog to audit $340 million cloud program run by Accenture 


The investigation will assess the federal agency's management and implementation of the program.

CIO Andre Mendes on Dept. of Commerce’s top priorities including its impetus push for zero trust


Commerce Department CIO Andre Mendes catches up with FedScoop at FedTalks 2022.

Cybersecurity skills shortage has led to a talent war between agencies says Commerce CIO


"It's a very, very tough situation with cybersecurity hiring. It's extremely difficult getting the right people with the right skills right now."