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Modernizing Federal Cybersecurity

By Tony Scott · October 30, 2015

Strengthening the cybersecurity of Federal networks, systems, and data is one of the most important challenges we face as a Nation. Every day, public and private sector leaders – my team included – are directing significant resources to address this ever-growing problem.

Modernizing Federal Information Policy

By Tony Scott · October 21, 2015

Today, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is proposing for the first time in fifteen years revisions to the Federal Government’s governing document establishing policies for the management of Federal information resources - Circular A-130, Managing Information as a Strategic Resource.

Under the Hood - Building a New College Scorecard with Students

By Lisa Gelobter, Chief U.S. Digital Service Officer, Department of Education · September 16, 2015

Back in March, the CIO Council Innovation Committee released an open data case study on the Department of Education. The department continues to use open data to better serve the U.S. public by recently releasing the ‘College Scorecard.’

Strengthening and Enhancing Cybersecurity for the 21st Century

By Tony Scott · August 03, 2015

From the beginning of the Administration, the President has made it clear that cybersecurity is one of the most important challenges we face as a Nation. It is also an ever-growing and constantly changing challenge. For years, whenever I’ve spoken with private and public sector leaders, I’ve regularly asked them how much time they spend on cyber and related issues.