GAO

GAO: Agencies Must Adopt Multilayered Security Approach

The Government Accountability Office has recommended the use of a multilayered approach to security in light of recent cyber attacks on government networks. In a statement to the House ...
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John Marshall: Legislation Needed to Increase Govt Adoption of Shared Service Strategies

The U.S. government needs legislation to encourage federal agencies to implement more outsourcing methods for their organizational processes, according to John Marshall, founder and ...
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GAO Urges Federal Agencies to Improve Energy-Saving Project Oversight

The Government Accountability Office estimates that seven federal civilian and military agencies have awarded energy savings performance contracts worth a combined $12.1 billion to ...
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Mary Davie: New Labor Categories, Cyber Standards to Feature in Alliant 2 Vehicles

Mary Davie The General Services Administration has notified industry about the latest iterations of three contract vehicles for federal information technology products and service offerings. Mary ...
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 ...
HealthRecords

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 ...
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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 ...