David Bray, who left the FCC in October and now is the executive director of the People Centered Internet Coalition, moved the agency to the cloud to cut spending on legacy IT systems by 35 percent.
The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act would give agencies working capital funds to use for moving off legacy systems.
House Science, Space and Technology Committee members learned that NASA, DoD do not have Kaspersky products on their networks.
The Office of Federal Procurement Policy is reviewing agency comments on a draft memo to promote and institutionalize category management.
The Senate wants a two-year pilot program to set up online commercial marketplaces.
The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act made it through the defense authorization bill conference intact.
The CIO Council’s first-ever governmentwide hiring fair had 30-plus agencies participate to fill cyber and IT positions.
The Government Accountability Office released its first mandated report on data quality and use under the DATA Act.
ITAPS and the Coalition for Government Procurement have offered suggestions to the Senate for testing out the use of online commercial marketplaces.
Here are some of the top takeaways from the Executive Leadership Conference, sponsored by ACT-IAC, which had some interesting discussions and news tidbits.
DHS says every major agency has implemented the dashboard under the continuous diagnostics and mitigation (CDM) program.
Jon Johnson, the director of GSA’s enterprise mobility program, said the MSCT now is looking at total cost of ownership for mobile devices and services.
The Government Accountability Office plans to start assessing a fee for vendors filing complaints in March 2018.
The General Services Administration awarded 70 veteran-owned small businesses a spot on a governmentwide IT services contract.