The Government Accountability Office says some data element definitions offered by Treasury and OMB are potentially unclear, inconsistent and open to interpretation.
President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $4 billion to fund his new Computer Science for All initiative for public schools.
After a year-long soft launch of its acquisition gateway portal to federal users, the agency is preparing to open its doors to public users.
A former CTO for the Veterans Affairs Department argues for the embrace of electronic health records.
Federal CIOs and industry analysts see potential savings -- and potential problems -- with an emerging OMB policy that would compel agency IT managers to use GSA's mobile contracts.
After a slowdown in previous years, GSA's biggest, most widely used contracting vehicle experienced modest growth in fiscal 2015, according to its manager.
The Republican presidential hopeful wants to create a National Cyber Security Administration to focus on cyberthreats.
A proposed change to the Federal Acquisition Regulation would eliminate confidentialy agreements that could potentially stifle whistleblowers.
Steve Kelman applauds ASI Government for sharing valuable knowledge -- and notes that there are still plenty of other questions to answer.
Private-sector innovation could send massive, failure-prone projects the way of the dinosaur if federal agencies are willing and able to seize the opportunity, says one leading CIO.
GSA is listening to vendors in establishing a comprehensive IDIQ contract for agencies to acquire cloud services.
The organization has gathered 200 ideas on securing government networks and managing cybersecurity policy and operations.
The two-year delay will give contractors time to adapt to a shifting landscape in cybersecurity requirements that has been characterized as a maze of piecemeal regulations.
The State Department's inspector general criticized the Broadcasting Board of Governors for failing to meet federal standards in cyber incident response.
The mandated dive into government data is revealing surprising value to agencies, but it comes with rigorous reporting that runs deeper than a typical audit.
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