The General Services Administration says a new blanket purchase agreement could save the agencies 15-20 percent annually on commercial software.
It might take a generation for federal IT managers to fully digest the technological evolution of the past few years.
Move could fast-track IT procurement reform, as the House added its version to the defense authorization bill in June.
The next phase of the Commercial Crew Program will "spur American ingenuity," NASA chief says.
The Office of Management and Budget has set a 2017 deadline for agencies to deploy continuous monitoring tools.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency looks for new challenges in a post-Iraq, post-Afghanistan world.
The measure includes oversight authority aimed at ensuring the accuracy of spending data, a provision lacking in companion Senate legislation.
New framework aids in FedRAMP compliance for all 22 department components.
The problems with large federal IT projects are deep, broad and mostly immune to quick fixes. So what's to be done?
The Defense Department's mobile technology pilot programs provide a fast track for the use of smartphones and tablet PCs at the Pentagon and in the field.
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