Sep 05 2012
Data Center

46 Federal Technology Experts to Follow on Twitter

Keep your finger on the pulse of all things government technology on Twitter.

Twitter is the best way to follow tech news on the web. If you are interested in government technology, these 46 experts will keep you informed and enterntained. Still want more? Read their blogs here.

UPDATE: We've added 47th federal IT expert, Alex Howard of O'Reilly Media.

Alex Howard @digiphile

Washington Correspondent, @radar, @oreillymedia. Intrigued by societal change, taken with ideas, cooking, the outdoors, books, dogs & media. Follow @digiphile

Nextgov @Nextgov

News and views on the world of federal IT. Part of Government Executive Media Group, Atlantic Media Curated by @hellofairchild @joseph_marks_ & @rjgianfortune Follow @Nextgov

Andy Blumenthal @totalcio

Division Chief, U.S. Department of State Follow @totalcio

Telework Exchange @TeleworkXchange Follow @TeleworkXchange

SIGNAL Magazine @signalmag

Covering C4ISR, information security, intel, R&D, electronics, and homeland security. From the editors of SIGNAL Magazine via Helen Mosher, New Media Editor Follow @signalmag

MeriTalk @MeriTalk

MeriTalk, The Government IT Network Follow @MeriTalk

Scott Lowe @scott_lowe

An IT pro specializing in virtualization, storage, servers, networking, and Macs; currently working for EMC Corporation (all tweets are my own) Follow @scott_lowe


GOVERNING covers the states and localities. Tweeting news, links and questions on state and local policy. RTs are not endorsements. Follow @GOVERNING

Declan McCullagh @declanm

Correspondent, CNET; contributor,; programmer; pilot Follow @declanm

Open Government @OpenGov

Official Twitter account of the White House Open Government Initiative Follow @OpenGov

The White House @whitehouse

Official WH twitter account. Comments & messages received through official WH pages are subject to the PRA and may be archived. Learn more Follow @whitehouse

Kathleen Turco @KTTurco

Associate Administrator Office of Government-wide Policy General Services Administration Follow @KTTurco


Ensuring excellence in governmentwide policy! Follow @GSA_OGP


The official Twitter page of the US Federal Communications Commission Follow @FCC


News from NASA. We typically post in Eastern Time (ET). To convert to UT/GMT, add 5 hours (4 hours during Daylight Saving Time). Follow @NASA

Dan Lohrmann @govcso

Michigan CSO, author, blogger, PCIO columnist, international speaker on technology, security and Internet integrity. Follow @govcso @shareandprotect

Fed gov office for national security through responsible information sharing Follow @shareandprotect

IJIS Institute @ijisinstitute

Mission-critical information sharing for justice, public safety and homeland security Follow @ijisinstitute

Hitachi Data Systems @HDScorp

Transforming the data center. Follow @HDScorp


ONC's mission is to improve health and health care for all Americans through use of information technology. Follow @ONC_HealthIT

greg schulz @storageio

Independent IT Advisor, Blogger, Consultant and Author Follow @storageio


Are you a federal, state, or local agency looking for technology or telecommunications? Welcome to the General Services Administration's shop for your IT needs! Follow @GSA_ITS

Steve Ressler @govloop

Social Network Connecting Gov't Community Passionate about public service innovation Follow @govloop

IT Business Edge @ITBusinessEdge

Your Technology Intelligence Agent Follow @ITBusinessEdge

Government Health IT @GovHIT

The definitive source for news and information on how government is driving the adoption of IT in healthcare. Updates from Steff Deschenes (^SD) @steff_hfn Follow @GovHIT

AdobeGov @AdobeGov

Updates from Adobe's Government Team related to healthcare and federal, state, & local government. Follow @AdobeGov

Governing People @GoverningPeople

The world's best thinkers on promoting smart, efficient, and transparent #government. Join the conversation! Follow @GoverningPeople

Eric Chabrow @GovInfoSecurity

Eric Chabrow is executive editor of Follow @GovInfoSecurity

ZDNet @ZDNet

Where technology meets business. The best in information technology, hardware, management, security, gadgets, government and tech industry issues. Follow @ZDNet

FederalComputerWeek @FCWnow

Federal Computer Week is the meeting place for government information specialists, technology professionals and strategic decision makers. Follow @FCWnow

Energy Department @ENERGY

Building the new clean energy economy. Reducing nuclear dangers & environmental risks. Expanding the frontiers of knowledge via innovative scientific research. Follow @ENERGY

cdorobek @cdorobek

Founder, publisher and editor of the (@dorobekinsider) - covering the biz of government Follow @cdorobek

datacenterE @datacenter

Editor of Data Center Knowledge. All data centers. All the time. Follow @datacenter

DarkReading @DarkReading

News and information on IT security, helping information security pros manage the balance between data protection and user access. Follow @DarkReading

CTOvision @ctovision

CTO feed from, the blog for the CTO, CIO and other enterprise technologists. Follow @ctovision

Kevin Jackson @Kevin_Jackson

Cloud Musings author and IT strategist Follow @Kevin_Jackson

Aamir Lakhani @aamirlakhani

blogger, tech guy, infosec specialist, secret agent, super hero, and all around good guy. Follow @aamirlakhani

TCiscoGovt @CiscoGovt

Updates and conversations from a team of Cisco employees dedicated to the success of government agencies globally. Follow @CiscoGovt

Chris Curran @cbcurran

#CIO advisor: IT strategy, IT transformation, governance, architecture & mobile, cloud computing. Partner w/ PwC focusing on tech innovation. CIO Dashboard blog Follow @cbcurran

CIO Council @ciodotgov

Welcome to the official Twitter account of the U.S. CIO and Federal CIO Councils. Follow @ciodotgov

Chuck Hollis @chuckhollis

technologist, marketeer, blogger and musician working for EMC. Follow @chuckhollis

Business of Gov't @BusOfGovernment

The IBM Center for The Business of Government Follow @BusOfGovernment

Blue Coat Federal @BlueCoatFed

Leader in Network security and WAN Op for Federal agencies Follow @BlueCoatFed

GovWin @GovWin

GovWin is the combined solution of INPUT and FedSources Follow @GovWin

caseycoleman @caseycoleman

Career federal exec and IT professional; love cycling and fitness and dog rescue. Texas Aggie.Passionate about IT and its ability to improve our lives and work. Follow @caseycoleman

ArmyCIOG6 @ArmyCIOG6

The U.S. Army's Chief Information Officer/G-6. Following or Retweeting does not = endorsement Follow @ArmyCIOG6

Gartner @Gartner_inc

Gartner is the leading global provider of independent and objective technology related research and advice. Follow @Gartner_inc

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