If CIOs can drive five tactical changes — and get the leadership support to do so — federal IT can be transformed by 2018.
NASA officials said their failure to comply with the PortfolioStat directive does not translate to a lack of oversight.
The National Federation of Federal Employees president is predicting another shutdown come January.
Legislation alone will not fix federal IT management, Richard Spires argues, but there are fundamental problems that a new statute can help address.
Tighter budgets are forcing leaders to find creative ways to upgrade their technology.
In the public sector, 59 percent of respondents said funding was the biggest limiting factor in their organization’s tech project success.
The legislation would also target insider threats in the wake of the leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency looks for new challenges in a post-Iraq, post-Afghanistan world.
Pentagon officials, legislators trade blame over lack of fiscal clarity.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration needs to begin work immediately to help mitigate a pending gap in polar-orbiting weather satellite coverage.
As budgets decline, Pentagon officials say innovation must take over as a driver for change.
OMB report counts lost work hours, salaries paid to idle workers and details the effects of the shutdown on government programs.