Dave Powner

Accelerating Government with ACT-IAC – Episode 16 – 20th Anniversary of the eGov Act

On this episode, we talk some outstanding federal technology leaders who were “in the room where it happened” when the eGov Act was enacted 20 years…

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Nonprofit’s new Center for Data Driven Policy tries to forecast impacts

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Tennessee cloud smart; exGAO’s Powner compares Fed vs State CIO model

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Amid IT modernization efforts, IRS losing programmers and master file needs replacing

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VA offers more details on the cost, timeline and plan for EHR modernization

The Veterans Affairs Department says it will begin deployment of a new electronic health record at three sites in the Pacific Northwest in October, and…

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Dave Powner: GAO gives IRS report card on modernization effort

The Government Accountability Office has been tracking IRS technology investment performance for the same 25 years. How are things looking in fiscal 2018?

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VA ‘confident we’re going to commercial’ for EHR, scheduling fixes

The Government Accountability Office had some hard truths for the Veterans Affairs Department, which has failed to produce more modern, interoperable IT systems after years of failed pilots and heated congressional hearings. GAO says VA should drop its plans to modernize VistA and find a commercial option instead.

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