New funds for telework, IT support are part of OMB’s coronavirus response request
Several agencies need tens of millions more in supplemental funding for teleworking technology, a letter from OMB shows.
Agencies can learn from 18F’s ‘remote-first’ mindset during coronavirus pandemic
The government's digital services consulting group experimented with telework early on to see what secure tools worked.
New acting 18F chief Brian Whittaker is learning lots about effective communication via Slack
The digital services agency's new acting director talks about what it's like to be new at a "remote-first" organization and what his goals are for his time in leadership.
Brian Whittaker takes over as acting executive director of 18F
He was previously the deputy executive director of GSA's Centers of Excellence initiative.
Outgoing director Angela Colter reflects on her highlights with 18F
Colter talked about her time as executive director of the group and how close it is to becoming cost-recoverable during a recent conversation with FedScoop.
GSA issues RFI to build federal buying guide on human-centered design
Many federal IT practitioners — particularly those with Silicon Valley experience — champion human-centered design as a critical element in modern technology services.