‘Rigid’ pay system blamed for Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy struggles
The U.S. Merit Protection Board has some ideas for a reskilling program that has yet to mint any new cybersecurity experts.
RPA Community of Practice releases first program playbook for agencies
The guidance spans six themes intended to help agencies launch an RPA program or upgrade existing services.
DOD issues small JEDI task order for tactical-edge prep work
The task order signals that DOD is continuing to move forward with preparatory work so that it can soon fully kick off the development of an enterprise commercial cloud with Microsoft.
VA looks to streamline use military discharge data
“We’re moving toward a future state where veterans don’t need to present the DD 214,” said VA's new chief data officer.
GSA CIO: Sweeping app rationalization doesn’t mean IT spend will drop
The agency reduced the number of apps from about 1,800 to 200 in its CRM system alone, but savings will be spent elsewhere, said David Shive.
Federal CIO Kent details next steps for Technology Business Management effort
The administration is now "moving forward" with implementation of the TBM framework, giving agencies flexibility in how they apply it to track and provide transparency around their IT spend.
Are zero trust, IoT the next TIC 3.0 use cases?
CISA's guidance should be finalized faster than its predecessor, opening the door to four more potential use cases, said the TIC program manager.
The VA is developing new metrics for measuring its digital transformation
The VA is close to launching a "balanced scorecard" to measure the success of the VA's various digital transformation efforts.
State Department eyes cloud pilots at overseas posts to improve user experience
One pilot will allow posts to customize business applications in the cloud, while another would streamline remote processing of high-value asset data.
How federal agencies can improve data insights and lower storage costs
CIOs and CDOs can achieve greater visibility and control to meet new federal data mandates with the help of enterprise data intelligence tools, say experts in new report.