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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 ...
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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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Booz Allen Report Calls for New Federal Programs to Fix Cyber Talent Shortage

Booz Allen Hamilton and the Partnership for Public Service have released a joint report calling on the White House to develop a “comprehensive” framework to bolster the ...
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DoD’s Michael Gilmore: Agencies Could Address Security Flaws During Software Development Process

Michael Gilmore Some government and industry executives have said at a Consortium for IT Software Quality-hosted forum that security management should be part of an organization’s ...
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Bryan Sivak to Depart HHS as CTO; Sylvia Burwell Comments

Bryan Sivak Bryan Sivak is leaving the Department of Health and Human Services as chief technology officer, Federal News Radio reported Monday. HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell told the ...
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Report: Bipartisan Bill Encourages Incentives for Federal Spectrum Auctions

Four members of Congress have proposed a bill that would incentivize federal agencies to sell some airwave holdings for commercial wireless use, The Hill newspaper reported Thursday. Mario ...
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Hughes’ Tony Bardo: Agencies Should Consider GSA Schedules During Wait for NS2020 Telecom Vehicle

Tony Bardo of Hughes Network Systems has recommended that federal agencies use the General Services Administration‘s schedule program to acquire emerging information technology ...
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OMB Wants Public Input on Federal Website Authentication

The Office of Management and Budget is seeking public and private sector comments on its plan to transition federal websites to the secure hypertext transfer protocol for computer network ...
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US CIO Tony Scott Forms IT Solutions Challenge for Feds

Tony Scott Federal Chief Information Officer Tony Scott has launched a program that asks the federal workforce for suggestions on how to solve the government’s information technology ...
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OMB’s David Mader: Agencies Make Progress in Financial Shared Services Implementation

David Mader David Mader, controller at the Office of Management and Budget, has said he is committed to helping other federal agencies implement a shared services model across multiple ...