Steve Kelman offers an unexpected example of government committing to continuous improvement.
In a FedBizOpps notice, the bureau said it plans to extend by another year current Information Technology Supplies and Support Services contract, also known as ITSSS or "IT Triple-S."
The Transportation Security Administration is moving quickly on acquisition plans to put "game-changing" 3D baggage scanning systems in place.
The deputy federal CIO brings both deep-agency experience and big-picture perspective to a management agenda that has IT at its core.
Why the federal government needs to fund change management efforts alongside IT modernization.
The program will spend the next two years operationalizing data and building out a new risk scoring algorithm, but agencies continue to "leave the door wide open" through bad hygiene.
As part of the service's 10-year network modernization plan, the Army Network Cross Functional Team will begin pushing solutions for its integrated tactical network starting in fiscal 2020 with deliverables beginning in 2021.
The Joint Regional Security Stacks program’s buying budget could be cut in half to $88 million.
The White House proposes a very slight dip in overall IT spend while pressing on modernization priorities and workforce development.
Evidence-based policymaking has been touted as a management priority, but the White House's 2020 budget requests no funds for the mandate, making early steps difficult for agencies.
The Government Accountability Office found that the Defense Department lacked a proper analysis and transition plan to move certain duties from the CIO to the chief management officer.
The head of the NSA and Cyber Command told a House panel that a report claiming he recommended splitting leadership of the two entities up after 2020 is "not accurate."
As the Pentagon prepares to absorb background-checking responsibility, the Defense Digital Service is turning to industry for help.
A new House committee focused on modernizing technology and processes in the legislative branch heard input from more than 30 lawmakers on updating Congress.
A planned blanket purchase agreement will cover agencies looking to tap into GSA's modernization acceleration program.
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Agencies can increase access to commercial innovation and reduce program risk by ensuring that their modernization strategies encourage a broad spectrum of companies to compete.
In three short years, Steve Kelman notes, the Coding it Forward fellowship program has become part of the fabric of federal IT.
Right now responsibility for IT acquisition and cybersecurity policy sprawls over multiple federal departments, with no single accountable leader at the top. Is that a good idea?
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