Terry Halvorsen

Terry Halvorsen at FedTalks in 2014.

Former Defense CIO to join Samsung

Former Defense Chief Information Officer Terry Halvorsen has been hired at Samsung Electronics Co. to help expand the company's global B2B mobile business.
DOD cybersecurity official Marianne Bailey, with Hewlett Packard Enterprise executive retired Maj. Gen. Earl D. Matthews (left) and FedScoop’s Wyatt Kash at the Federal Cybersecurity Summit (FedScoop)

Pentagon goes ‘back to basics’ on cyber

Every Friday the CIOs of the military services and major pentagon agencies convene with Terry Halvorsen, the Defense Department CIO, to go over the latest data from…
Rep. Jason Chaffetz holds up a floppy disk to drive home the point that government IT systems are using technology that is more than 50 years old. (House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform)

Congress pushes for answers on outdated agency IT

An eight-inch floppy disk was the center of attention during a House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing Wednesday, serving as an example of how federal…