Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.) introduced a bill to codify the IT modernization Centers of Excellence initiative as part of a growing acknowledgement on Capitol Hill that agencies need more resources to move off legacy technology.
Right before the fifth anniversary of FITARA, VA gave its chief information officer the control over all IT spending across departments, leaving just four other CIOs without the same clout.
Rich Beutel, founder of Cyrrus Analytics, offers some predictions for how the coronavirus will reshape how agencies buy products and services.
Richard Beutel and Andrew Caron make the case for why Congress should expand rapid acquisition authorities to all agencies.
Six federal IT experts offer their observations about what to watch for in 2019 and what organizations and people will have the biggest impacts.
Federal IT experts offer their take on the last 12 months and what were the top story lines, biggest surprises and biggest disappointments.
Rich Beutel, founder Cyrrus Analytics and a former House staff member, explains the steps for agencies and Congress to make data more actionable.
OMB issued the instructions for how agencies can apply for the central fund to move off legacy systems.
Richard Beutel, founder of Cyrrus Analytics and an acquisition policy expert, makes the case for why OTAs are an important supplement to the current procurement system.
Senate appropriators continue to be concerned about the Modernizing Government Technology Act, particularly letting each agency have a working capital fund.