In comments on a planned governmentwide modernization scheme, database firm Oracle called on the federal government to rethink open source and hiring software coders.
To truly work together, government and industry should do a lot more talking.
Rob Joyce cautioned that requirements by foreign powers to review IT source code of U.S. vendors could lead to intellectual property theft.
The Energy and Commerce committee asked the GAO to examine whether the Department of Energy is wasting contractors time and money with superfluous requests.
A bipartisan commission wants the government to use program data to determine whether policies work, but there are political barriers.
The Army is seeking to realign funds for network modernization, but Congress wants to know what's wrong with the systems it already paid for.
The General Services Administration offers vendors a roadmap to getting on Multiple Award Schedules.
By getting ongoing industry input on contracts from industry, the Navy is expecting to save time. Will it work?
A House panel wonders if DHS' third try at financial shared services yielded anything worthwhile.
As the Trump administration looks to dramatically reshape the State Department's scope and size, an IT refresh and increased role in cyber policy are on the table.
A top DHS cyber official said that information sharing worked during the WannaCry ransomware outbreak, but will such cooperation work in the future?
Top federal IT officials signaled that they are moving full steam ahead implementing the Technology Business Management framework, but caution that progress will take time.