1:05: Presidential candidate Barack Obama says he’ll appoint a Chief Technology Officer if he’s elected President. Two experts with longtime government service in the IT industry talked about it: Roger Baker, former CIO at the…
Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller is reporting “The Veterans Affairs Department is putting 45 information technology projects on hold — at least temporarily — while it figures out how to get them back on track.”…
Agency CIO says he will add one-page summary for each of the temporarily stopped programs.
An excerpt of this week’s Ask the CIO program.
Last week President Obama specifically addressed the technology at Federal agencies, and how that technology affects the way the agencies get their jobs done. The President said, “Government workers get a bad rap. All too…
The House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations brought in officials from the GAO, the VA IG’s Office, and the VA itself.
Federal CIO Vivek Kundra says there are $27 billion in IT projects that are troubled. The administration will issue a new strategy to expand the use of TechStat review sessions. Agencies also are feeling the heat to review all IT projects before they submit their 2012 budgets to OMB.
Veterans Affairs is looking for a virtual call center prototype.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has decided to scrap large portions of its $400 million FLITE financial management modernization program.
WFED’s Max Cacas reports.