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GAO Releases Federal Financial Benefits Report

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released a report on the federal government's cost savings and found that the Department of Defense (DoD) could make significant savings by accurately measuring and mitigating unfinished military depot work.

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IT Expert Bobby Saxon Named Deputy CIO of CMS

Bobby Saxon

Bobby Saxon, acting director of the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services' emergency preparedness and response operations, has been appointed to serve as the agency's deputy chief information officer, Fedscoop reported Friday. He will serve as one of the two CMS deputy CIOs, with the other being George Hoffmann, a former vice president at General Dynamics Information Technology.

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CMS Business Division, Nuvotronics Provides Wide-Band Antenna to Enable NASA-GSFC SWESARR; Mike Twyman, Martin Amen Quoted

Mike Twyman

Cubic Corporation has announced Nuvotronics, operating within its Cubic Mission Solutions (CMS) business division, has provided advanced multi-frequency antenna technology to enable the successful validation of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center’s (NASA-GSFC) Snow Water Equivalent Synthetic Aperture Radar and Radiometer (SWESARR), the company reported on Thursday

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GSA Seeks AI-Based SaaS Tool to Back Regulatory Streamlining Efforts

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The General Services Administration has issued a solicitation for a commercial artificial intelligence platform that can support regulatory streamlining efforts. GSA is using the commercial solutions opening method for the procurement action in compliance with the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act and has partnered with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to look for a software-as-a-service platform.

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HHS Finalizes Strategy Against Regulation-Caused IT Burdens

The Department of Health and Human Services has released a strategy that addresses the health information technology burden caused by excessive regulation. The report, titled "Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs," tackles regulation-caused burden on the electronic health record, HHS said Friday.

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Jacobs Names Caesar Nieves as Cyber Team SVP to Expand Cyber Influence; Dawne Hickton Quoted

Jacobs has appointed Caesar Nieves as senior vice president (SVP) of Critical Mission Solutions (CMS) cyber business to strengthen cyber influence and grow the sector’s strategic division, the company announced on Tuesday

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