IT modernization

  • Is government’s ‘revolving door’ pushing out agency CIOs and CISOs?

    Mark Kneidinger, the deputy director of the Homeland Security Department’s new National Risk Management Center, expressed concerns Tuesday that the government’s “revolving door” has been expelling too many IT modernization leaders. 

  • It’s OK to take the long way

    On this episode of Women of Washington, Gigi Schumm welcomed Vicky Niblett, deputy assistant commissioner within the General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service. In this role, she provides management and oversight of the Integrated Award Environment (IAE).

  • Federal pay raise & December shutdown: What are the odds?

    Find out what has to happen for Congress to approve a pay raise for federal workers and what’s the latest on the Trump Administrations’ plans to re-train what is sees as an aging, tech-challenged workforce on this week’s Your Turn.

  • Shutdown, pay raise on hold: What now?

    Narrowly avoiding a shutdown, the House and Senate will go into recess with the proposed pay raise still potentially on the chopping block.

  • SSA reports success with 2nd rollout of disability case processing system

    One year into its five-year IT modernization roadmap, the Social Security Administration has found better success with its second attempt at overhauling its disability case processing system.

  • How to enable IT modernization through network, cyber improvements

    In the IT modernization strategy, OMB says EIS provides access to managed security tools and services, help small and micro agencies access new capabilities and consolidate acquisition of these telecommunications and security services.

  • How CIOs can be trusted leaders of transformation

    LaVerne Council, the national managing principal for Enterprise Technology Strategy and Innovation at Grant Thornton and a former Veterans Affairs Department CIO, said agency technology executives have to tackle their challenging roles by combining their mission goals with IT strategies based on data to build trust across the department.

  • IT modernization and transformation at the Justice Department: a conversation with Joe Klimavicz

    What are the key IT priorities of the U.S. Department of Justice? How is the DOJ going from IT Modernization to its Transformation? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Joe Klimavicz, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).

  • GSA will announce 2nd Centers of Excellence agency with ‘next two weeks’

    Almost a year into its efforts to transform the way the Agriculture Department does business by standing up five Centers of Excellence (CoEs), the General Services Administration says it’s gearing up to start the process up all over again at a second agency.

  • IT Modernization in Government 2018 “Progress & Best Practices”

    This program will provide a progress report on IT modernization in government.