In an April 11 GitChat, GSA's acting CIO stresses agile development, open source and modular contracts as priorities for his agency.
Officials are posting more information on the site to comply with OMB's governmentwide IT reporting requirements.
Officials say TRACKER will trim the Navy's IT footprint and replace legacy, siloed systems.
Past performance is one of the most important factors in contractor selection, and the government should do more to ensure that such information is accurate and objective.
OMB director gets the nod to replace Sebelius, who is resigning from HHS
The agency is using its experience with the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative to adopt targeted buying practices similar to those used in the private sector.
Budget Director Sylvia Burwell identified three management issues that need to be fixed to help IT procurement.
The aim is to provide a common language that makes it easier to share data from disparate sources, along with tools and techniques to make the sharing safer.
The IRS has failed to consistently install appropriate patches on all databases and servers to protect against known vulnerabilities, GAO found.
Other fundamentals matter little if the right team is not in place, but too often key roles go unfilled, writes Richard Spires.
The watchdog agency wants tougher oversight from OMB in PortfolioStat reviews and stronger agency-level CIO authorities to provide more visibility into troubled IT projects.
The Section 516 rule seeks to eliminate IT gear from firms that are responsible for cyberattacks on U.S. companies or have ties to China's military.