Feds hope to make a virtue of necessity by overhauling the acquisition landscape in response to stagnant IT budgets.
The federal government is lagging behind similar efforts in the private sector aimed at boosting security and saving money, says Brocade executive Anthony Robbins.
The government plans to move to a continuous evaluation method for security clearances, which will require new IT systems to store and search through data.
The agency has made public a pair of documents detailing takeaways from the longer-than-expected transition.
The largest request for NOAA's five offices is the National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service, which would get an increase of about $165 million over fiscal 2014.
Anne Rung replaces Joe Jordan as administrator of OMB’s Office of Federal Procurement Policy.
Sen. Charles Schumer’s proposal would block countries from the visa waiver program if they don’t use Interpol’s travel document service.
When ICANN's contract to manage the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority expires at the end of September 2015, the function will be switched to a private, stakeholder-based group.
In January, the government warned of the potentially dire consequences if the financial management back end of HealthCare.gov were not up and running by mid-March. Mid-March has arrived, and the system has not yet been built.
Fiscal 2015 budget request would boost funding for IT security, but legislators have their doubts.
A punishment-only approach is bad psychology and bad management, even if it may be good politics.
The group will work under Deputy Undersecretary for Cybersecurity and Communications Phyllis Schneck.
Most of the biggest spending proposals are in the fiscal 2015 budget are agency-wide enterprise or infrastructure projects.
The effort includes assessing performance through a new automated system set to launch this year.
Difference between budget request and IT Dashboard data suggests $6.15 billion for fiscal 2015.
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