mobile device management

GAO Calls for Stronger Mobile Device Spending Controls at Agencies

A Government Accountability Office review of the mobile device controls of 15 agencies found that a majority did not fully satisfy guidance on keeping inventories of the devices ...
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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 ...
Beth Cobert

Beth Cobert: Gov’t Modernization Focused on Agile Customer Service

Beth Cobert Beth Cobert, deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, has highlighted technology and customer service as among the main items in the government’s ...
Shaun Donovan

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 ...
Tony Scott

Tony Scott Urges Agencies to Participate in Federal IT Acquisition Reform Process

Tony Scott The Office of Management and Budget has opened the public comment period on initial guidance for agencies to implement information technology reform policies, Federal News ...
Tony Scott

Tony Scott: OMB Leads Cyber Program Reviews, Best Practices Dissemination

Tony Scott The Office of Management and Budget is working to boost federal cybersecurity and mitigate potential data breaches and other cyber threats through a review of agency cybersecurity ...
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Tony Scott: FITARA to Align CIO Roles, Federal IT Spending

Tony Scott Federal Chief Information Officer Tony Scott said the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act will pave the way for government CIOs to shape and align technology ...
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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: Communication Key to Address Federal IT Reporting Challenges

The Government Accountability Office has recommended that the Office of Management and Budget communicate priority information technology reforms and associated reporting requirements ...
David Mader

David Mader: OMB Seeks Reduced Real Estate Footprint for Agencies

David Mader The Office of Management and Budget has released new policy that requires government agencies to reduce real estate footprint using a national framework laid out in the ...