Management


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Necessity is the mother of Navy acquisition reform

The Navy's Innovation Cell is designed to speed up a lumbering acquisition system by getting vendors involved earlier in the process.

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SEWP winners and cyber legislation

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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What, exactly, does a digital service team do?

At the Commerce Department, Mike Kruger is mapping out a plan.

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New federal CIO looks to execution, not invention

Trained pilot Tony Scott says he wants to "land the planes that we've launched."

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Private-sector drones test friendly foreign skies

Amazon says the FAA's approach to regulating unmanned aerial systems is outdated.

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CMS releases new data exchange rule for health records

The comment period on the proposed EHR rule ends May 29.

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Sonny Hashmi: The exit interview

GSA's CIO talks advice for new hires, key cloud takeaways and areas still in need of improvement.

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Warren: VISTA is here to stay

The pending move by DoD to a system based on a commercial health record system won't alter the data sharing relationship with VA, says the acting CIO.

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Security-proofing agency business processes

Technology and business teams must come together to address the risks to systems and software that increasingly reside in cloud-based environments.

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New NGA CIO 'bullish' on IT deployment

NGA CIO and director of IT services Douglas McGovern say his new office will help the agency deliver better intelligence to government customers.

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Few levers to keep records scofflaws in line

When the boss wants to use her personal email to conduct government business, what is a records officer to do?

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Obama taps private sector exec to lead IT at VA

Laverne Horton Council will take over for Steph Warren, who has held the top IT job at VA on an acting basis for two years.

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