David Mader

David Mader: OMB Metrics to Measure Impact of Federal Financial Award Guidelines

David Mader Office of Management and Budget Controller David Mader has unveiled a new set of metrics that the agency will use to determine the impact of the guidance on how to ...
Martha-Rubenstein

Martha Rubenstein: NSF Eyes Shared Services as Agency Nears Move to New Financial Mgmt System

Martha Rubenstein The National Science Foundation has unveiled a new financial system as the agency seeks comply with requirements set by the Office of Management and Budget and ...
budget analysis review

Treasury, Fiscal Service Seek Public Input on Federal Spending Data Standards

The Treasury Department‘s Bureau of the Fiscal Service has issued a request for information on standards the agency wants in order to guide data exchange activities in support of ...
Beth Cobert

Beth Cobert: Performance Accountability Council Recommends Clearance Process Changes

Beth Cobert Beth Cobert from the Office of Management and Budget has detailed the Suitability and Security Clearance Performance Accountability Council’s recommendations on ...
AnneRung

Anne Rung Nominated to Head White House Procurement Policy Office

Anne Rung Anne Rung, a senior adviser in the Office of Management and Budget and a former official at the General Services Administration, has been nominated by President Barack Obama ...
cybersecurity

NIST Publishes Guidance on Implementing a Continuous Monitoring Process to Secure Info Systems

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released guidance for federal agencies transitioning to ongoing authorization as part of the Office of Management and Budget‘s ...
John Kamensky

IBM’s John Kamensky: Agencies Have Discretion Under New OMB Data Sharing Guidance

John Kamensky Agencies can request existing non-public data from each other under new guidance from the Office of Management and Budget, IBM’s John Kamensky wrote in a March ...
Beth Cobert

OMB Reports Agency Gains on Performance Goals; Beth Cobert Comments

Beth Cobert of the Office of Management and Budget said Thursday that agencies have shown gains in streamlining their operations and expenses as they worked to meet performance goals ...
WhiteHouse

OMB Unveils Data Act Revision Proposals

The Office of Management and Budget has given agencies a marked up version of the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 that contains several proposed revisions , Federal ...
cloud security

Karen Evans Proposes Cybersecurity Plan for Federal Cloud

Karen Evans, a former Office of Management and Budget official, has co-authored a white paper on the government’s cybersecurity activities and cloud computing initiatives, FierceGovernmentIT ...