After weeks of speculation, it’s official. The White House announced today that Vivek Kundra will be the governmentâ€™s chief information officer.
Kundra has served as the chief technology officer for Washington, D.C. since 2007. In his new role, he will direct governmentwide information technology investments, policy and spending oversight.Â When a governmentwide chief technology officer is named, they will work together to advance the presidentâ€™s technology agenda.
We’llÂ have more forÂ you following a news conference with Kundra later today.