Target CEO resigns amid data breach fallout

...credit monitoring for affected customers and an overhaul of security systems.Two months ago, the company's chief information officer lost her job.And last week, Target announced plans to become the first major U.S. retailer to have store...

Across the region

...harm, hurt or injure Atlanta Public Schools, or anyone else for that matter," he said.Oberlton, who was chief information officer from 2004 to 2007, and Patel accepted about $60,000 in kickbacks for arranging for a computer vendor to...

Business news

...financial officer, John Mulligan, is acting CEO, but Target is still searching for a new leader. The company's chief information officer, Beth Jacobs, abruptly resigned in March. Last month, it named outsider Bob DeRodes, who has 40 years of...

Atlanta schools ex-tech director to be sentenced

...Jerome Oberlton, who was chief information officer for Atlanta Public Schools...2004 and 2006 when he, as chief information officer, had received gifts from vendors...two-year tenure as the chief information officer.The Baltimore Sun reported...

Rants and Raves

...watching what the Target store management just did. Target caused the resignation (firing?) of Beth Jacob the chief information officer after the massive data breach. Obama needs to understand that when things go wrong somebody needs to get fired...

Target acknowledges it didn't take immediate action on cyber breach alert

...stole credit card numbers and personal data of millions of its customers. Target announced last week that its chief information officer, Beth Jacob, had resigned and was searching for an interim CIO. It also said it was working to overhaul some...

Target tech chief Beth Jacob resigns as it overhauls security

...Web site to its internal computer systems as Chief Information Officer since 2008, has resigned. The company said...Steinhafel that was furnished by Target, the outgoing Chief Information Officer Jacob did not mention the data breach, but said...

Top information execs under pressure from hackers

...are putting top technology executives under severe pressure. And this week's sudden departure of Target's chief information officer in the wake of the company's massive pre-Christmas data breach has only ratcheted up the stress.Years...

More than 700 honored at GRU fall commencement ceremony

...graduates filled in the seats crossing the arena's floor.Becky Blalock, the former senior vice president and chief information officer of Southern Co., delivered the commencement address, urging the graduates to set high goals for the future...

What God wants for Christmas -- and every day, too

...that is His abundant and unending grace. (The writer, a U.S. Army veteran, is retired, formerly the chief information officer of University Health Care System in Augusta. He lives in Evans.)