The directive is the latest move in an ongoing effort by CIO Terry Halvorsen to standardize how all defense agencies measure their IT performance.
The Department of Defense doesn't know whether it is getting cost savings from cloud computing, and may be inviting security risks in the process, according to the Pentagon's inspector general.
Aiming to centralize government-wide professional services procurement for Salesforce support, the General Services Administration is launching a new, six-business-strong contract vehicle.
While most of the IT community was Christmas shopping, the Obama administration unveiled a plan that could radically reshape IT acquisition.
Agencies have until the end of 2016 to manage email records in electronic format, and early reports suggest that success may be possible.
Federal CIOs face more deadlines, but are taking new powers to heart.
The New Year will bring a bill designed to streamline the way agencies fund, acquire and approve the move to cloud computing.
The coming year is full of critical milestones as the Census Bureau prepares for 2020, but fundamental strategy questions remain unanswered.
Government's success is enabled by using contracting practices that reward rather than discourage new ideas and approaches.
Can smarter management and detailed reporting requirements help agencies stop overpaying for software?
Here are three steps for moving from static spreadsheets to truly dynamic tools that support decision-making and mission analysis.
Congress passed the omnibus appropriations bill on Dec. 18, funding the federal government through fiscal year 2016 and averting a possible shutdown.