HealthCare.gov was like other failed systems, the result of boiling a toxic stew of poorly defined requirements, the wrong contractor, insufficient oversight and unclear lines of authority.
Some blame procurement for HealthCare.gov’s troubles, but the root of the problem with the government’s health care website is a matter of pure project management.
GovTribe’s new app provides instant delivery of changes in solicitations from specific agencies or specific product categories.
Federal News Radio’s Tom Temin shares what’s been bugging him lately about the federal mobility strategy.
CEO Steve Ballmer’s exit from Microsoft feels like an end of the PC revolution era, Tom Temin writes. Though investors and a good many insiders feel it’s past time for new leadership for Microsoft, don’t shed a tear for Ballmer. Many of the tech rock stars of prior generations have moved on and made way for Apple, Google and Amazon.
Try as it may to may information easier to obtain and clearer to understand, the government’s efforts to be more transparent often fall short.
Eric Gillespie, founder of Recovery.org, launches Govini, hoping to fill the gap left by Deltek and Bloomberg Government in providing government market data.