It could be months before the Defense Department has a new CIO, and he or she will face a host of organizational and operational challenges from Day One
Tech modernization is a pressing need for agencies government-wide, but in times of budget cuts and uncertainty, plans to upgrade legacy IT tend to be among the first projects taken of the table.
A bipartisan group of senators and congressmen have introduced legislation to protect Americans from having their digital devices searched by border officials without a warrant.
Many agencies still create multi-billion-dollar budgets in Excel spreadsheets, making it difficult to avoid the exact kind of waste the Office of Management and Budget wants to eliminate.
A pair of senators with a standing interest in improving IT acquisition is looking to Jared Kushner's new innovation team for help modernizing legacy tech.
New technologies are bringing citizens into the halls of government, and redefining how citizens collaborate in the future.
The tools for figuring out what end users want are better than ever, but acting on those insights is still a challenge.
Census officials said that despite recent delays, watchdog findings and cost uncertainty, Census is "in good shape" for the 2018 end-to-end test, and the 2020 main event.
A bipartisan bill would digitally encode U.S. law with a statutory history.
Seasoned government managers are hopeful about an innovation effort backed by the president, but they see pitfalls and the possibility of duplication.
Steve Kelman sees several reasons to be optimistic about the administration's new initiative to spark innovation in government management.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee explored legislative means to increase transparency in government at a March 23 hearing.
The head of the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental says his goal is to drive culture change in the DOD's acquisition and innovation processes rather than make DIUx the acquisition arm of the DOD.
To provide a robust defense and protect the identity-based perimeter, government agencies must consider new thinking and approaches.
The CIO Council wants agencies to modernize using shared cloud-supported solutions and hosted APIs.