Carol Harris

GAOSocial Security Administration federal data center

New data center journey must include optimization, modernization, hybrid cloud

Tom Santucci, the director of IT modernization within GSA’s Office of Governmentwide Policy, and Steven Naumann, a senior advisor in Office of IT Modernization,…

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FITARA

FITARA 13 scorecard brings truce to data center consolidation debate

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(GettyImages/Bloomberg/Luke Sharrett)USPS coronavirus

USPS delivers 100M mail-in ballots, authorizes ‘extraordinary measures’ to local management

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CIO reporting, working capital funds remain outliers in agency IT modernization progress

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Amelia Brust, Federal News NetworkBill Zielinski, Maria Roat, Brendan Johnson, Small Business Administration

GSA’s e-commerce initiative strained by new protests, questions over supply chain risks

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gsa

Risk is high that GSA’s latest telecom contract suffers same fate as last two

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GSA, Education, USAID receive ‘As’ on FITARA scorecard

The House Oversight and Reform Committee released the ninth version of the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) scorecard with 20 of 24 agencies…

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VA to spend $10B on EHR replacement despite firm grasp on current system

GAO said VA doesn’t have a comprehensive definition of its current VistA system, or how much it’s spending to keep it up and running.

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FILE - In this April 2, 2015, file photo, a visitor leaves the Sacramento Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Rancho Cordova, Calif. The number of veterans seeking health care but ending up on waiting lists of one month or more is 50 percent higher now than it was a year ago when a scandal over false records and long wait times wracked the Department of Veterans Affairs, The New York Times reported Saturday, June 20, 2015, online ahead of its Sunday editions. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

VA’s plans for maintaining VistA spark cost concerns for new electronic health record

Veterans Affairs says it will spend nearly $5 billion over next 10 years to maintain legacy electronic health record while implementing a separate, multi-billion-dollar system at facilities.

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