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News articles from 2019

Networks of the Future - The Foundation of Tomorrow’s Technologies

By: CIO Council’s Innovation Committee | 19 Dec 2019

The CIO Council published a white paper titled Networks of the Future highlighting the new and emerging technologies that will disrupt the networking space.

  • it-modernization

  • CISO Council Co-Chair, Steven Hernandez, reflects on FY19

    By: Steven Hernandez, Chief Information Security Officer, Department of Education | 31 Oct 2019

    The Chief Information Security Officers (CISO) Council Co-Chair, Steven Hernandez, reflects on FY19

  • 2019

  • Securing Small Agencies with Big Missions

    By: Patrick Bevill, Chief Information Security Officer, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board | 25 Oct 2019

    Read how the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board thrives on adaptability and creativity when it comes to cybersecurity.

  • cybersecurity

  • Staying Ahead of the Curve - The Innovation Committee’s Emerging Technology Series

    By: CIO Council Operations | 18 Oct 2019

    Check out the overview of the Innovation Committee's Emerging Technology Whitepaper on NoOps and serverless computing.

  • innovation

  • Cybersecurity Awareness Month Kicks Off

    By: Grant Schneider, Federal Chief Information Security Officer | 04 Oct 2019

    The Federal CISO, Grant Schneider, kicks off Cybersecurity Awareness Month

  • 2019

  • What's New on

    By: Suzette Kent, Federal CIO | 27 Sep 2019

    As one of the IT Modernization Goal Leaders, I’m excited to announce that in alignment with the IT Modernization Goal and the 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act (IDEA) we’ve re-launched leveraging common solutions and innovative practices to improve efficiency, increase security, and ultimately meet citizens’ needs. your needs....

  • 2019

  • We've Got a New Look!

    By: CIO Council Operations | 27 Sep 2019

    The CIO Council wanted to make your experience better, so has a new look and feel. Take a look around. Explore our new features. Read more about how we worked to better meet your needs.

  • 2019

  • Working Together to Advance Federal Mobility

    By: Federal Mobility Working Group | 16 Jul 2019

    The Federal CIO Council is excited to unveil the Federal Mobility Group (FMG), a federal Community of Practice that coalesces the membership and goals of the existing Mobile Services Category Team (MSCT) with those...

  • 2019

  • The Significance of HER Perspective - How Women in Federal IT are Paving the Way for Future Generations of Female Leadership

    By: CIO Council Operations | 25 Jun 2019

    Earlier this month, women across the federal government gathered for the second annual Women in Federal Information Technology and Cybersecurity Event - The Significance of HER Perspective. Over 200 attendees heard from Federal IT leaders as they shared experiences and perspectives, gave advice on their career paths in IT, and...

  • workforce

  • The GEAR Center Challenge is Now Open - Submit Your Ideas Today

    By: Team | 08 May 2019

    The General Services Administration and Office of Management and Budget are excited to launch the Government Effectiveness Advanced Research (GEAR) Center Challenge.

  • 2019

  • Defining IT Centralization

    By: Erin Strenio, Content Designer at 18F and Amy Ashida, UX Designer at 18F | 08 Apr 2019

    Ever wonder why prioritizing users is so important during IT centralization? This is the first in a series of posts on the importance of human-centered design when evaluating IT centralization. As part of a 10x project, they synthesized 18F's learnings from agency partners that have been through centralization efforts before...

  • pma

  • The President’s Management Agenda - Celebrating One Year of Progress

    By: CIO Council Operations | 20 Mar 2019

    One year ago in Kansas City, MO, the Administration rolled out the President’s Management Agenda (PMA) as a long-term vision for modernizing the Federal Government. Today, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released a new update which looks back on a year of progress toward the ultimate goal of...

  • pma

  • How to Win with Technology Business Management (TBM)

    By: Jason Gray, CIO, Department of Education and David Shive, CIO, General Services Administration | 13 Mar 2019

    As co-leads of the President’s Management Agenda Cross Agency Priority goal on IT Spending Transparency, the General Services Administration (GSA) and the Department of Education (Education) created a TBM Playbook in order to share some common themes in the Federal implementations of TBM at our agencies.

  • cio-council

  • CIOC Members honored as Gears of Government Award Recipients

    By: CIO Council Operations | 27 Feb 2019

    Several teams and individuals from across the government have been named Gears of Government Award winners on behalf of the CIO Council. The awards include many examples of how IT modernization is allowing agencies to better meet customer expectations, keep data and systems secure, build a modern workforce and ensure...

  • 2019


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