Anne Rung told senators at her confirmation hearing that she hopes to create areas of specialization for acquisition officials.
As NATO seeks a "cultural shift," a new intranet system will serve up to 10,000 would-be collaborators.
Senators grill a little-known Commerce Department agency on whether it's a redundant repository for reports and a middleman for agencies seeking to avoid complicated acquisition rules.
Officials tout Better Buying Power 2.0 as a catalyst for defense acquisition reform.
On the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 report's release, the men who guided the investigation are warning of new threats going unaddressed.
While many agencies have been developing and adopting strategies to manage their records electronically, the IRS scandal has revealed a gaping chasm between policy and implementation.
Adm. William Gortney says he would explore better coordination with DHS.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Steve Kelman spotlights two areas where real obstacles to effective IT contracting may exist -- and suggests solutions for each.
Procurement experts are enthusiastic about adding a separate cloud services category to the venerable contracting vehicle.
Lawmakers said the lower funding level “will help prioritize and better target non-cybersecurity IT investments in an era of fiscal constraint.”
How HHS is trying to innovate without breaking the rules for federal contracting.
"NIST may seek the advice of the NSA on cryptographic matters but it must be in a position to assess it and reject it when warranted,” says a report from the Visiting Committee on Advanced Technology.
A "frank exchange" of views between the U.S. and China yielded no concrete results on the cyber-attack front.
Steve Kelman looks at the amazing growth of agency "challenges" over the past decade, and the valuable lessons gleaned in a recent study.
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