Major IT projects require a "do, or do not" approach, say those who have been through the wringer.
CIO Teri Takai said four companies are currently approved to run cloud services for the military, though only one has been publicly disclosed.
Few people care about what happens to a device, points out Good Technology CTO Nicko van Someren, but most care what happens to the data on it.
A renewed focus on improving IT delivery in the wake of HealthCare.gov’s troubles includes intervening earlier in the development cycle and examining the direction and risk of projects at the pilot stage.
CBP official Mark Borkowski complained that the agency's new system was being unfairly linked to the failed SBInet program.
The effort includes assessing performance through a new automated system set to launch this year.
While three quarters of respondents said shared services are a strategic initiative for their agency CIOs, only about 40 percent of agencies have defined goals and objectives.
Mobile Work Exchange calculates that this year’s 163,495 Telework Week participants -- most of them federal employees -- saved nearly $14 million in commuting costs.
The cross-agency priority goals announced in the 2015 budget grew out of the failures of HealthCare.gov and NSA security in the Snowden affair.