State Department to launch IT Acquisitions Office
The new office will establish service contracts agencies can buy technology and services off of and be staffed by 40 to 50 federal employees across four divisions.
GSA plans digital services overhaul
Also: an update on the transition to the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract.
Don’t get carried away with OTAs, experts caution
OTAs are the cool new authority in procurement circles, but acquisition officials say they run the risk of being dramatically overused.
TMF Board focused on new projects while Congress weighs funding
As Congress debates whether to fund the TMF in 2019, its board members are already weighing new IT modernization projects.
OMB, GSA leaders highlight Technology Business Management framework’s early wins
Leaders say though the implementation of TBM is ongoing, early returns are showing the benefits of using the taxonomy.
Retrained agency employees can be a key source of cybersecurity talent, NSC official says
Agencies will have to start looking for their "own sort of magical unicorns" inside their organizations, says Tyson Meadors, the National Security Council’s director of cybersecurity policy.