James Saunders takes CISO role at Office of Personnel Management


He starts work in the new position on February 28 after joining the agency last year as a cloud and cybersecurity adviser.

OPM CDO Ted Kaouk; Impact of vacancies in key positions in government; Leveraging existing acquisition tools


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, OPM CDO and deputy director for human capital data management Ted Kaouk, NAPA President and CEO Terry Gerton and former Administrator of Federal Procurement Policy Joe Jordan.

What to expect in FITARA 14; Collaboration for zero trust success; Using the OMB learning agenda to support the PMA


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, former DHS CIO Richard Spires on what key areas should be included in the next FITARA Scorecard, Guidehouse’s Donna Roy discusses collaboration between the Federal CDO and Federal CISO Councils and more on how OMB will use their learning agenda to identify research that will support the Biden-Harris PMA.

OPM pushes for IT modernization working capital fund


In response to a report from NAPA, OPM says it will 'prioritize IT modernization and seek funding from Congress.'

Gov Actually Episode 36: The biggest challenges facing America’s governments


Terry Gerton, president of the National Academy of Public Administration, joins Gov Actually to discuss her academy's new Grand Challenges.

Report to Congress: You have (most of) the tech capacity you need


Congress' best avenue toward increased science and technology capacity lies in enhancing the capabilities of the advisers it already has , according to a new report.