James Gfrerer

Biden nominates Kurt DelBene as chief information officer at VA


The technology leader recently retired from Microsoft, where he led the company’s respone to the COVID-19 crisis.

Let’s Talk About IT Ep. 14 — CIO Jim Gfrerer on VA’s pandemic IT response


"This has been a black swan event, right, it's a one-in-a-century event," Gfrerer said in a new episode of the podcast.

Former FDA CIO gets new job as head of DevSecOps for the VA


Todd Simpson will join the VA after several years of finding "solutions beyond the desktop" for HHS.

How VA improved its IT with $2B in emergency coronavirus funding


The VA is "putting every penny of" the more than $2 billion it received for things like telework and telehealth to "effective use," VA CIO James Gfrerer said.

The VA is developing new metrics for measuring its digital transformation


The VA is close to launching a "balanced scorecard" to measure the success of the VA's various digital transformation efforts.

New VA CIO Gfrerer lays out timeline to migrate 350 apps to the cloud


The VA will move hundreds and hundreds of apps to the cloud in the next five years, and that's just half of its portfolio.