USPTO modernizing its trademarking process with $80M IT contract
REI Systems will supply developers to update applications across 20 systems.
GSA should have key role in governmentwide IT adoption under Biden, report says
The administration needs to identify innovations worth scaling, according to one member of Joe Biden's transition team, and the GSA administrator — functioning like a COO — could be the one to oversee such effort.
How the Defense Digital Service helped control COVID-19 outbreaks on Navy ships
"The pandemic has pushed the upper limit of what even DDS is able to do," says the tech-development agency's deputy director.
State Department shifts focus to aligning IT and bureau governance
Now that they've moved to an agile model, bureaus are expected to adopt enterprise technical capabilities or develop new ones they share with ITEC.
NSA launches open source training platform for apps, development
The new tool, called SkillTree, was developed for training NSA employees on complex applications as well as software development, but it is available for adaptation by the public.
18F instructs federal agencies on ‘de-risking’ agile IT projects
A new field guide from 18F breaks custom technology projects down into three phases.