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Cybersecurity includes all C-levels

Public and private sector chief financial officers should develop a budget that calculates the gross financial risk a security breach could pose to their organization. That's according to a new report from the American National Standards Institute and the Internet Security Alliance. We get details from Larry Clinton, President and CEO of the Internet Security Alliance.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , Cybersecurity , IT budgets , Technology , CTO , Larry Clinton , Internet Security Alliance

Thursday - 04/01/2010, 10:30am EDT

Zen and the art of transparency

The first step to transparency is a transparent process.

Tags: mngt , recovery , stimulus , ARRA , AGA , Grant Thorton , Clifton A. Williams

Wednesday - 07/01/2009, 12:14pm EDT

IRMCO 2010: Turco explains administration's new performance goals

The administration's new high priority performance goals will have a significant impact on every area of government operations. Kathleen Turco, the chief financial officer at the General Services Administration gives us a preview.

Tags: IRMCO 2010 , Kathleen Turco , GSA , mngt , performance goals

Monday - 04/12/2010, 11:08am EDT

GSA CFO Turco awarded Scantlebury Award

Tags: Circuit , awards

Tuesday - 03/24/2009, 04:51pm EDT

Cooperation between CFOs and CIOs leads to cloud success

Earlier this month, the Fed Cloud Blog mentioned a survey that found chief financial officers aren’t as familiar with cloud computing as the chief information officers in their organizations. Ann All, a blogger for IT Business Edge, says when it comes to cloud computing, CFOs and CIOs really need to work together. She says the [...]

Tags: Ann All , CIO , Cloud computing , IT Business Edge

Tuesday - 03/15/2011, 09:32pm EDT

CFOs unfamiliar with cloud computing

Cloud computing may be a familiar term for chief information officers but that’s not the case for chief financial officers, according to two new surveys from CFO Magazine. When asked to describe their current approach to cloud computing, 29 percent of the CFOs surveyed admit they aren’t sure what cloud computing really means. Another 27 [...]

Tags: CFO Magazine , Cloud computing , survey

Thursday - 03/03/2011, 05:52pm EST

OMB pushes CFOs to lead cost-cutting effort

In a memo to agency financial managers, Danny Werfel set a July 31 deadline for three broad initiatives to reduce spending. Agency CFOs also must rank their employees' SAVE Award ideas for implementation and begin sharing best practices to root out waste, fraud and abuse.

Tags: OMB , Danny Werfel , wasteful spending , CFO Council , management , SAVE Awards , Jason Miller

Thursday - 06/30/2011, 02:59pm EDT

DoD, PTO discuss plans for potential shutdown

Federal financial managers are coming to terms with financial compliance; limited money for new systems or upgrades; and the continuing need for achieving clean audits, financial transparency, and compliance. How are those financial managers facing these challenges is the subject of the Federal News Radio Discussion: Accounting in Austerity.

Tags: Federal Drive , panel discussion , shutdown , budget , Mark Easton , Anthony Scardino , USPTO , DoD , Defense , Suzanne Kubota

Friday - 02/25/2011, 11:08am EST

USPTO CFO: The job's challenge makes it fun

When the economy is down, the Patent and Trademark Office receives fewer patent applications. Anthony Scardino, CFO of USPTO explains why that makes it hard to predict what managers should commit from the discretionary funds.

Tags: Federal Drive , AGA , management , Anthony Scardino , USPTO , CR , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 02/17/2011, 11:08am EST
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