Some CIOs are asking what the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act will really change. Tom Temin, host of the Federal Drive has some answers in a new commentary.
The way to better, more trustworthy government is through fixing broken systems and processes, and funding them adequately, says Federal News Radio's Tom Temin in a new commentary.
The wave of the future in government digital innovation may be in the open source arena, says Federal Drive host Tom Temin.
Federal Drive host Tom Temin is mystified by the Federal Communications Commission's decision to plunge headlong into Internet regulation.
Federal News Radio's Tom Temin asks if 'dogfooding' can help federal IT.
Federal Drive host Tom Temin reports that agencies and companies at a recent technology conference are betting on innovation.
Federal Drive host Tom Temin explores the notion of government services being equal to what people get from the private sector.
The cloud of the future will handle larger workloads and a higher density of virtual machines per server, yet with less space and power consumption.
Despite the billions spent investing in systems, financial processes are such that when you add up all the layers, it takes something akin to archaeology for a citizen to unearth a specific fact about where and how money was spent, says Federal News Radio host Tom Temin.
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.