Tech initiatives could feel the strain of DOD's tug-of-war between efficiency and spending.
The Obama Administration has asked Congress for $10 million to expand and enhance VerifyPayment.gov to avoid $50 billion in improper federal payments.
The House passes a bill with nearly $700 billion for defense in fiscal 2012.
A House subcommittee hesitates to fund e-mail migration until the Army shows its homework.
The House Appropriations Committee has proposed spending caps for its 12 subcommittees to trim billions of dollars from the fiscal 2012 budget.
House Speaker John Boehner says he wants to see trillions of dollars in spending cuts as part of the legislation to increase the country's debt limit.
Federal agencies will have less ability to hire contractors in coming years, a budgetary reality that has some contractors worried.
Struggling with IT programs on a shrinking budget? One agency CIO has set five priorities for succeeding at IT management in a time of fiscal restraint.
As DOD seeks to reduce spending, the Pentagon's top acquisition official says that cutting big-ticket weapons programs won't be enough to generate serious savings.
With the fiscal 2011 budget settled, the 2012 budget now takes center stage.