Financial agencies and institutions see cloud-enabled efforts bolster U.S. housing equity

Cloud strategies at Fannie Mae, HUD and FHA illustrate how federal agencies and financial institutions can reduce risks and improve housing equity, in a new report.

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How agencies are moving zero trust from aspiration to transformation


U.S. federal agency executives share their strategies for prioritizing steps to implement zero trust and establish comprehensive security protections.

IRS customer experience exec says callback trial saved taxpayers 1.7M hours of hold time


IRS' Ken Corbin says the technology successfully cut call center wait times for 5.7 million taxpayers.

Raylene Yung spells out TMF’s ‘holistic’ approach to measuring project impact


The TMF chief explains how the fund assesses the direct impact of each project on citizens.

NARA awards $65.7M contract for continued improvement of electronic records system


Digital services firm Fearless will will maintain and improve NARA's suite of Electronic Records Archives 2.0 applications.

DOJ reviewing responses to congressional requests to improve correspondence management system


The agency has received an increasing number of complaints from lawmakers whose letters have gone unanswered.

GSA says it is completing 85% of manual reviews for Unique Entity Identifier numbers within 1 month


If an entity’s validation data doesn’t match information in a new database, additional documentation is required, according to an agency spokesperson.

Researchers call on FTC to adopt encrypted whistleblower channel for reporting antitrust violations


A proposed open-source tool could make it easier for the commission to collect crucial evidence of anticompetitive behavior, including from employees at big tech companies.

Federal banking regulator to launch financial technology office


The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will appoint a chief financial technology officer.

TMF awards U.S. AbilityOne Commission $1.8M to update procurement software 


It follows a trio of awards earlier this month to the Office of Personnel Management, the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Army.

NOAA could start using Oracle Cerner EHR platform next summer


The Department of Commerce agency expects to implement the electronic health records platform as part of the federal electronic health records modernization program.