Jim Langevin (D) Congressman from Rhode Island has expressed concern over the delay in selecting a cybersecurity “czar”. Speculation on who will be appointed to the position has resumed since Melissa Hathaway, acting senior director of Cybersecurity under the White House National Security Council, has announced her resignation. She was being considered for the permanent role.
A joint venture between Vertical GeoSolution and Wilson and Company has won a potential five-year, $240M contract to provide surveying services for the Department of Homeland Security's border infrastructure program.
Vivien Bonazzi, a more than two-decade bioinformatics veteran and former senior adviser at the National Institutes of Health, has been appointed a managing director within Deloitte's government and public services practice.