A provision in the Senate version of the National Defense Authorization Act would bring significant benefits to DOD IT acquisition.
Attention and criticism have focused on the proposed org-chart changes, Alan Balutis notes, but the real opportunities lie elsewhere.
The potential benefits of Other Transaction Authority are being threatened by legacy IT incumbents looking out for their bottom line.
With the Trump administration's government reorganization plan out, it's worth examining strategies for how to balance demands for budget cuts with big-picture organizational change.
As DOD modernizes, make better use of its vast data stores is essential.
Why data veracity is key to ensuring that business insights are reliable.
Cloud presents some unique problems for contracting officers, and addressing those ambiguities would pay big dividends.
The federal government's leading evangelist of shared services explains why it makes sense to bring payroll to the cloud.
It takes a deliberate, concerted effort from experts to carefully untangle all the threads of bad software development practices and return the effort to coherence.
As agencies push modernization, they should ditch risky spreadsheets and leverage automation to improve budgeting processes.
A sense of urgency is important, but agencies must map a clear path forward before rushing in.
Modernizing and moving to the cloud only works if agencies have the connectivity to take full advantage.