The latest audit by OPM's inspector general says the agency is regressing in its compliance with the Federal Information Security Modernization Act.
An advocate for IT modernization is returning to the House for the next session, but still hopes to deliver on a key goal in the lame duck.
External and internal risks abound, and experts warn that "they’re not going to have time to fill the ranks before they're going to have to start dealing with these challenges."
Political appointees from the private sector face a steep learning curve when joining the federal government.
President-elect Donald Trump has begun to deploy transition teams in three waves to meet with federal agencies.
A week after winning the election, the Trump team has undergone leadership shuffles and has yet to reach out to the Defense Department to initiate transition talks.
With eight months remaining before the Census Bureau begins its final end-to-end testing, watchdogs are concerned about large-scale changes in methodology, untested IT systems and the decision to cancel several earlier tests.
Agency-level CIOs tell legislators that real progress is being made, but uncertainty looms regarding Trump administration IT priorities -- and in some cases, about their own futures.
FedRAMP, 18F and the federal workforce as a whole face uncertain futures in the next administration, according to Rep. Gerry Connolly.
The Trump election victory changes the calculation on duration of the next government funding package.
Federal agencies will be able to sign up with the General Services Administration's contract writing as-a-service in the coming year.
Agencies get an updated definition of a cyber incident in a recent Federal Information Security Modernization Act memo.