Program Management


OMB outlines progress on eliminating government waste

Effort to purge waste has a long way yet to go, officials report.

NARA could miss deadline for declassification project

Although the deadline is nearly two years away to evaluate 400 million historic documents for possible declassification, the National Archives and Records Administration is already concerned it might not make it.

Navy prepares to award contract for shipboard computer networks

The Navy is upgrading its shipboard networks with the first phase of a new contract expected to be awarded Feb. 1.

DOD still falters on auditabilty, Congressional panel says

The Defense Department has made strides in managing its financial systems but more work remains in the areas of accountability and auditability, says a congressional panel.

IJIS exec makes jump to private industry

Leader of institute dedicated to information sharing plans to step down.

Modernize legacy systems or replace them: The debate continues

Lowering costs requires weighing the pros and cons of updating antiquated systems or replacing them.

Agencies' data gaps hinder GSA travel program analysis

GSA provides discounted airline tickets for federal employees on official business, but doesn't have access to a lot of travel information.

IT acquisition: Pay less now, more later

Acquisition officials, wary of budget scrutiny, are finding it difficult to resist the temptation of low pricing, whatever the long-term costs.

Resource centers boost competition for secret contracts

A classified site similar to FedBizOpps makes it easier for intell agencies to find contractors.

Zients to become acting OMB director

Zients takes over at OMB for Jacob Lew, who was chosen as the president's chief of staff.

With OMB and OFPP heads gone, can the administration agenda advance?

Two top leaders of OMB and OFPP are stepping down within a month of each other. What's the impact?

Government seeks input on federal mobility strategy

The government wants advice from feds and the public on speeding up the adoption of mobile technologies.

Who's Fed 100-worthy?

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Federal 100 awards. Get the details and submit your picks!