Agencies that adopt the OMB policy will foster greater collaboration with industry by linking program officials with private-sector experts to solve problems, writes columnist Dan Chenok.
OMB offered checklist of recommendations for agencies to align their acquisition practices to modular contracting for IT.
Citizens should have insight into the legislative process, which the House-passed bill doesn't offer, according to an OMB official.
Incremental approach to IT project management is intended to save money and move IT projects ahead faster.
Cristin Dorgelo, hired away from the X Prize Foundation, is pleased to see innovation competitions bringing results to government.
Administration puts more emphasis on increasing contracts with small businesses.
Mark Forman led President George W. Bush's e-government and e-business initiatives to create a more productive, citizen-centric government.
Officials propose several revisions to the value engineering model, an approach to saving money when resources are tight that dates from WWII.
Less than two years in the making, the plan to transform federal IT management has seen some significant milestones.
John Koskinen helped the U.S. brace for Y2K -- and in doing so changed federal IT.
OFPP's new leader gives agency officials six steps to increase contracts for businesses through multiple-award contracts.
The Air Force's annual IT conference has been shelved for 2012 as event spending comes under tough government scrutiny.