The first-ever report on governmentwide challenges from a group of Inspectors General found that management of IT systems and human capital are among the most frequently identified performance challenges facing agencies across government.
The Food and Drug Administration is looking to make sure internet-enabled medical devices can be updated to guard against cyberthreats.
The Technology Modernization fund gets a leader, and a contracting executive is moved off GSA's $50 billion telecom contract.
The bill would compel the federal government's top civilian cyber agency to pay white hats who find security vulnerabilities in the agency's internet-facing IT operations.
Uncertainty over the impact the addition of the citizenship question and IT systems' readiness dominated a House Appropriations subcommittee hearing intended to discuss the Census Bureau's fiscal year 2019 budget.
A federal advisory committee wants agencies build Freedom of Information Act responsiveness into acquisition and tech plans.
IT modernization funds and real estate questions also featured prominently at an April 17 hearing on the General Services Administration's appropriation.
If the Defense Department truly embraces agile, Steve Kelman argues, it would be a critical and much-needed tipping point for government innovation.
The tech failure at IRS may not be due to legacy IT, but rather to modern front-end systems that are typically hardened and tested in advance the annual filing deadline.
Defense reform bill calls for a 25 percent cut in back-office spending and the elimination of seven supporting agencies.