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Former Symantec CEO Michael Brown takes over as director of the Defense Innovation Unit.
The tax agency plans to seek damages from one contractor as a result of contractual performance targets missed during an embarrassing 2018 system failure.
Three senior Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee want the Environmental Protection Agency to get a better handle on its contractor workforce.
TechCongress is trying to inject technology expertise into the legislative branch.
Section 809 Panel Chair David Drabkin and Commissioner N. Ross Thompson III explained how their latest report on streamlining acquisition could help the DOD with workforce woes.
The new Order Level Materials ordering upgrade to schedule contracts can speed up agency buys.
The potential benefits of Other Transaction Authority are being threatened by legacy IT incumbents looking out for their bottom line.
You now have until July 18 to help us identify the early-career innovators and change agents in government IT.
Four current and former lawmakers are backing lawsuits from federal unions against three executive orders aimed at making it easier to fire federal employees and restrict union activity.
The NTIA tells the FCC that China Mobile is a potential national security threat if it is allowed to provide international services from the U.S.
In a June 22 memo, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan ordered DOD’s massive commercial cloud acquisition fall under new CIO Dana Deasy.
As Census wraps up its in-field test of operations and systems that will be used in 2020, the bureau is seeking information about software related to its survey questionnaires.
The NASA-managed governmentwide IT contract is adding personnel for the year-end agency spending jag.
The General Service Administration's digital shop has a new executive director, Angela Colter.
According to an oversight memo, GSA didn't complete required background checks on all contractors working on transition duties for the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Systems contract.
Charles Rettig, the Trump administration's pick to lead the IRS, told lawmakers at his June 28 confirmation hearing that the tax agency's legacy tech is one of its most critical challenges.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is phasing in a requirement that companies report financial information in the XBRL data format.
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CIOs should consider infrastructure improvements to make sure agencies get the most out of IT modernization.
IT security and HR shops must align their policies and activities to tackle the threat of data exfiltration.
Students drawn to digital government are bringing desperately needed skills (and enthusiasm) to agencies that are willing to engage, Steve Kelman writes.
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