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SolarWinds Survey Examines Barriers to Federal Tech Adoption; Suaad Sait Comments

A new SolarWinds survey has delved into the barriers facing federal agencies as they adopt new technologies. The survey reveals that 92 percent of respondents acknowledged “significant ...
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Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch as U.S. Attorney General

Loretta Lynch Loretta Lynch has received confirmation from the Senate as the U.S. attorney general more than five months after President Barack Obama nominated her for the position, ...
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DCMO Nominee Peter Levine: Financial, Business Mgmt Reviews on His Agenda

Peter Levine has testified before a Senate committee about his nomination for the deputy chief management officer role at the Defense Department, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. He ...
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OMB Adds PortfolioStat Metrics to Federal IT Dashboard

The U.S. Office of Management and Budget has published data on federal agencies’ progress toward fulfilling three government-wide objectives for information technology portfolio ...
Keith Trippie

Keith Trippie Proposes Strategies to Manage Federal IT Programs

Keith Trippie Keith Trippie, CEO of The Trippie Group consulting firm, has recommended that U.S. Chief Information Officer Tony Scott implement measures to help federal information ...
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Adam Szubin to be Nominated Treasury Undersecretary for Terrorism, Financial Crimes

Adam Szubin, director of the Treasury Department‘s office of foreign assets control, will be nominated as undersecretary for terrorism and financial crimes at the agency. Szubin ...
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Lisa Danzig: OMB Seeks to Institutionalize Priority Areas Planning in Agencies

A new memo from the Office of Management and Budget requires federal agencies to submit their two-year draft performance goals by May 15, Federal News Radio reported Friday. Jason Miller ...
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GAO Presents 66 Action Steps to Drive Gov’t Efficiency, Effectiveness

The Government Accountability Office‘s 2015 Annual Report on facilitating efficiency and effectiveness in government indicates 66 action steps that the White House or Congress ...
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Mikey Dickerson: Teamwork Key to Gov’t Digital Service Projects

The U.S. Digital Service has been recruiting information technology professionals from the private sector to help federal agencies plan, develop and implement technology-based public ...
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Sonny Hashmi: Industry Partners, Tech Skills Development to Drive Federal IT

Sonny Hashmi Sonny Hashmi, former chief information officer of the General Services Administration, has highlighted the agency’s role in moving forward federal information technology ...