Policymakers attempting to revamp how the military buys and manages weapons and IT systems will have to overcome bureaucratic inertia and the tendency of reform efforts to repeat themselves.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
The National Archives and Records Administration is leading a plan to create new standards for controlled unclassified government information that includes new NIST guidance and changes to the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
Call center, data storage and network restoration services are among the fastest movers under GSA’s Networx contract vehicle.
SolarWinds surveyed public sector IT professionals on the technologies having the biggest impact in their agencies -- and on how often their expertise is sought by top management.
ACT-IAC workshop explores what's really required for innovation in the public sector.
FCW is accepting nominations for the 2014 Rising Star awards, and we need your help identifying the IT professionals in government and industry who are poised to take charge.
U.S. CTO Todd Park and GSA Administrator Dan Tangherlini peg the Internet of things as a tool that could revolutionize the way government delivers services.
Senators tell nominee that Sylvia Burwell will be a tough act to follow as director.
The move is part of a broader plan to move the DHS component to virtual services.
Terry Halvorsen offers transparency and better data in town hall-style appearance before vendors.
The measure also would make DHS' CIO the lead technical authority for that agency's IT acquisition programs.