House Oversight and Government Reform Committee members were not happy with the continued slow or lack of progress in implementing the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA).
The Homeland Security Department issued a Binding Operational Directive requiring every civilian agency to expand how it manages high value assets.
An unusually active last few weeks in the federal IT community brings changes in executive positions at DHS, EPA, GSA and USDA.
Former federal cyber executives say the NSC’s decision to consolidate the cyber coordinator role sends the wrong signal publicly.
GSA Administrator Emily Murphy said starting for next fiscal year it will run a pilot where the agency would publish its statements of work after award using e-Buy.
DOT Chief Information Officer Vicki Hildebrand is moving from the listening to planning stage to consolidate and modernize technology services.
The White House is considering two executive orders and lawmakers are adding provisions to bills trying to limit agency exposure to Chinese made technology.
Roger Stanton, the assistant director of the insider threat office for the FBI, said the two technology platforms will help create a better culture of collaboration.
Industry associations’ concerns grow about e-commerce portal with language in the 2019 Defense Authorization bill.
Industry says the Defense Digital Service is wedded to an approach to move to commercial cloud and the lack of open and transparent discussions is causing concerns.
The Office of Federal Procurement Policy determined each category should target 13 percent-to-50 percent of their spending to small firms.
The Office of Federal Procurement Policy details new goals for category management in version 3 of the governmentwide strategy.
OMB’s 2017 FISMA report to Congress highlighted several areas where agencies have improved the security of their data and networks.
The Department of Navy outlined its plan for the new CIO organization with new roles for four executives.