Budget

New Public-Private Commission to Recommend Strategies for Gov’t IT Spending Transparency

The Technology Business Management Council has assembled a group of public and private sector information technology leaders to develop approaches for federal agencies to communicate ...
GAO

GAO Asks Five Agencies to Complete Government Records Mgmt Requirements

The Government Accountability Office has called on five agencies to comply with all government records management requirements set by the National Archives and Records Administration ...
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OMB, Treasury Dept Release Standards, Guidance for DATA Act Compliance

The Office of Management and Budget and the Treasury Department have released data standards that will help facilitate the conversion of the U.S. government’s spending data into ...
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Iron Mountain-Backed Survey Looks at Federal Records Management Issues

Iron Mountain has commissioned a survey of 150 federal workers to examine their views on their agencies’ records management strategies and identify areas for improvement. Eighty-five ...
cloud

MeriTalk: Many Federal IT Leaders Eye DevOps Model for Cloud Implementation Projects

A MeriTalk study has shown that 57 percent of more than 150 federal information technology managers surveyed believe the DevOps applications development methodology can accelerate agencies’ ...
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Answers Corp. Survey: Federal Mobile Services Outpace Private Sector in User Satisfaction

A new Answers Corp. survey has revealed a growing user satisfaction in federal mobile resources compared to private sector mobile services for the retail, financial services and utilities ...
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OMB Director Shaun Donovan Sends 2017 Budget Guidance to Federal Agencies

Shaun Donovan Shaun Donovan, director of the Office of Management and Budget, has instructed federal agencies to plan for a 5 percent reduction in their discretionary spending for ...
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DOJ’s Lee Loftus: FITARA Can Help Agencies Tackle IT Management Challenges

Some senior agency executives expect the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act to help deepen relationships between chief information officers and chief financial officers ...
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NSF Wants Public Input on Federal Cyber Tech R&D Plan

The National Science Foundation is asking for input from the public and private sectors on what objectives can be included in federally-funded information technology protection research ...
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OMB to Seek Public Comment on FITARA Implementation Plan

The Office of Management and Budget is set to release an implementation plan for federal technology reform laws this week for public comment, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Jason ...