Carol Harris

New FITARA Scorecard; Streamlining tech acquisition across government

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GAO’s Director of IT and Cybersecurity Carol Harris and Executive Director of the IBM Center for The Business of Government Dan Chenok.

Rethinking legacy IT assessments; Fighting the “Valley of Death” in DOD; CMMC on the move

by • 6 months ago

On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, GAO’s Carol Harris on reshaping the next FITARA Scorecard, former U.S. Deputy Chief Technology Officer Nick Sinai on the private-public partnership for IT modernization and what’s next for the Pentagon’s CMMC program.

The Daily Scoop Podcast: October 1, 2021

by • 11 months ago

On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, Francis Rose covers a continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown, progress made by DOD in implementing electronic health records and an update on the Intelligence Community’s C2E contract.

More attention from Congress could lead to smoother EIS transition

by • 2 years ago

Experts are hopeful Congress' recent interest in the EIS transition could give agencies a new urgency to move to the contract and reap the cost-savings benefits.

Agencies late on EIS should ‘feel the heat,’ lawmakers say

by • 2 years ago

Citing a lack of accountability, several members of the House government operations subcommittee want to see agencies establish formal governance structures for the telecom transition.

4 takeaways from the latest FITARA Scorecard hearing

by • 4 years ago

Agencies are improving in their IT management and acquisition — but there's still work to be done, lawmakers said.