An ever-growing to-do list from Congress and $1 billion in technical debt are behind the Department of Veterans Affairs’ push to modernize.
A sexual assault allegation from inside a VA hospital has led to rancor among officials.
Kelly Morrison, a senior advisor at USAID, and Mona Siddiqui, the HHS CDO, are among several federal technology executives who are moving to the private sector in early 2020.
Ryan Woodward, the Director of the Franchise Budget Office for Infrastructure Operations in the Office of Information and Technology at VA, said the agency has spent the last few years learning how to apply Technology Business Management (TBM) standards and now are starting to see the results of that effort.
When the Defense Department pulled down public availability of records from discharge review boards, that raised a lot of hackles among veterans.
Defense health IT officials say they’re seeing only about one-third the number of trouble tickets as they encountered during the initial wave of MHS Genesis deployments.
The Army’s General Fund Enterprise Business System will complete its migration to a commercial cloud next fiscal year, while VA will take another shot at moving to a consolidated financial management system this summer.
Nearly a million service members and veterans were hit by scammers in the last eight years.
In today’s Federal Newscast, IT security controls continue to be a material weakness for the financial management systems at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Women in Cybersecurity founding member Mid-Atlantic Affiliate Amelia Estwick joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to explain how it all works.
Though rare, procurement fraud is a persistent problem. Now a former Air Force procurement official has put together a book on the topic.
Veterans with service-related injuries too often find themselves in debt, incarcerated, even homeless. Sometimes they just need a lawyer.
Matthew Cornelius left the Office of Management and Budget after almost three years to become the executive director of the Alliance for Digital Innovation (ADI), an industry association, while USDA, OPM and the FCC gain new senior executives.
Congress is worried a 10-year, $2.5 billion financial management business transformation initiative is getting lost in the shuffle at the Department of Veterans Affairs, as several other IT initiatives consume the agency’s time and resources.