Richard Ginman is leaving the Pentagon after four decades in government and commercial contracting.
The spotlight on troubled federal IT project might loosen the purse strings a bit, suggests Capitol Solutions CEO David Taylor.
Congress wants the Department of Defense to improve acquisition, but conflicting demands could muddle the process.
News and notes from around the federal IT community
Many agencies are using a patch management tool that can be a powerful ally in the quest for continuous monitoring.
The White House's budget proposal for fiscal 2015 includes $79 billion for federal IT. These 10 projects alone will eat up a full 7 percent of that money.
News and notes from the federal IT community.
A lack of new funding has forced Treasury and OMB to rethink how they massage the data they have.
CIO Thomas Bayer brought the idea to government from his time at Capital One.
It is possible to balance data security and user flexibility -- if agencies follow these key guidelines.
Rather than skirting the federal procurement system, GSA's 18F is designed to address challenges head on, says Lena Trudeau.
If we want real innovation, we need to stop looking for ways to circumvent the federal acquisition system and work together to improve it, writes Stan Soloway.
IT and HR managers are reasonably happy with the progress their agencies have made but want senior leaders to play a more active role.
Policymakers attempting to revamp how the military buys and manages weapons and IT systems will have to overcome bureaucratic inertia and the tendency of reform efforts to repeat themselves.
Steve Kelman notes two important messages about agencies' ability to amplify their impact.
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