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 ...
Tony Scott

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 ...
mentor

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 ...
DataCenter

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 ...
David Mader

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 ...
Anne Rung

OFPP’s Anne Rung to Issue Guidance on Future Acquisition Rating System

Anne Rung The Office of Federal Procurement Policy will implement a new rating system for contracting officers, program managers and vendors that asks respondents to answer 15 ...
cybersecurity

OMB Report Details Progress, Challenges in Gov’t Cybersecurity Efforts

The Office of Management and Budget has indicated that government agencies reported a 15-percent increase in information security incidents in 2014 as they gain more insight into ...
ContractSigning

Report: GSA, NOAA Seek to Move Forward on Agency Acquisition Reform with Upcoming Solicitations

The General Services Administration and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are due to solicit proposals in the summer that would move forward efforts to reform the ...