A former Obama administration cybersecurity official wants a single agency to take the lead on generating and enforcing security standards for technology products.
The prospect of keeping the government open past the Dec. 8 continuing resolution deadline just got more complicated.
Clear business cases, careful user interviews and strategic outside alliances can be far more important than the technology itself.
The General Services Administration adds cloud-friendly platforms to its biggest multiple award IT contract.
Alan Balutis and Don Upson debate the wisdom of a cabinet-level IT shop -- and a thorough reorganization of about a dozen other agencies.
While shared services and other tech can help streamline government, federal workforce experts are skeptical about whether budget cuts can spur productivity.
The legislative push to get federal agencies up to speed on IT, eliminating creaky and expensive legacy systems will end with the president's signature.
Customs and Border Protection's years-long march toward a unified import-export data system is nearing conclusion, but not without a couple of last-minute glitches.
Agencies shared the stories behind improved, declining and stable FITARA grades.
With the MGT Act poised to become law, it's a matter of when -- not if -- federal agencies will modernize legacy software and infrastructure.
The Department of Veterans Affairs also plans to roll out a series of initiative throughout November to improve its veterans' benefits services.
A bipartisan quartet of lawmakers introduced legislation that would compel the Department of Veterans Affairs to document how it plans to implement its new electronic health record system.
An audit found that DHS is struggling to implement a unified immigration strategy and pointed to a series of breakdowns that illustrate a lack of communication and coordination between different offices.
How applying automation technology can speed agencies' modernization of outdated systems.
In a wide-ranging roundtable discussion, agency executives were unanimous on one point: Cloud strategies must be about more than ROI.
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Steve Kelman believes an impressive revolution is brewing in Air Force IT development management.
To truly benefit from shared services and the cloud, agencies should be building a repository of "microservice" business routines.
While a divided Congress might appear to be a recipe for inactivity, there are bipartisan agency priorities that could get attention in the near term worth focusing on.
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