AI enters the equation in security clearance overhaul
But don't expect decisions on who receives or loses their federal clearance to be made by machines, said the head of the National Background Investigation Service.
IT modernization is a $2B top priority for IRS
Underscoring the need to modernize IRS's IT is also a critical need to hire tech and cybersecurity specialists.
New VA CIO Gfrerer lays out timeline to migrate 350 apps to the cloud
The VA will move hundreds and hundreds of apps to the cloud in the next five years, and that's just half of its portfolio.
OPM looks to AI to save employees from reading boring regulations
OPM is looking into possibly acquiring natural language processing technology "to gain insights into statutory and regulatory text to support policy analysis."
GAO finds ‘weaknesses’ in GSA’s NewPay shared service implementation plan
Shared services can save money, but good implementation and governance are key.
Is TIC 3.0 slowing down agency EIS adoption?
Some agencies have delayed their move to EIS, saying they're hesitant to do so until TIC 3.0 final policy is issued.
CenturyLink wins network task order from NASA, first under $50B EIS
The news comes less than a month after the acting assistant commissioner of GSA's Office of Information Technology advised agencies "to keep their foot on the gas" transitioning to the $50 billion contract.
Blaze your trail to transformation
In this blog post, Jennifer Ward, Sr. Director, Solutions Engineering at Salesforce, talks about what it takes to increase the pace of innovation in the federal government, while also reducing IT maintenance debt.
FEMA wants to award disaster grants faster under this $80M IT contract
Homeland Security also employed a new bid process to select the winner, an IT modernization firm.
The Small Business Administration is setting up an IT working capital fund
The agency is among the first to get going on this new IT modernization project funding capability.