Acquisition experts say reformers need to focus on the larger issues, such as attracting talented innovators.
A closer partnership between records management and IT leaders will make digitization seamless and foster a more open government.
Congress mulls how to reassert federal support for nanotechnology as experts suggest researchers are less likely to ply their trade here if funding continues to wane.
The measures, all passed easily, deal with information sharing, technology procurement and the DHS workforce.
Funding for the Digital Government Integrated Platform is uncertain until appropriators move a Labor Department spending bill.
Precious little time is left for legislative action, but Alan Balutis explains why FITARA and other reform efforts still have a chance.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Steve Kelman argues that there are two distinct flavors of this data-driven assessment -- and that their advocates don't talk nearly as much as they should.
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.
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