Centers of excellence
Centers of Excellence program looks to add smaller agencies to portfolio
With work at USDA concluded, the program recognizes smaller agencies benefit more from its work due to budget constraints.
GSA planning to lend tech, acquisition expertise to support scaling TMF
Personnel from the Centers of Excellence and Presidential Innovation Fellows program may be tapped for project evaluation improvements after the TMF received $1 billion for pressing modernization projects.
Tech industry requests TMF process updates to fast-track COVID-19 and SolarWinds recovery projects
Projects should be proactively funded and repayment requirements for agencies loosened, according to a letter from 10 tech associations.
5 priorities for the federal RPA Community of Practice in 2021
The RPA CoP is emphasizing process optimization ahead of automation projects, with a handbook planned for this year.
VPNs pose challenges for agencies sustaining remote work
Some agencies lacked enough licenses early in the pandemic, and now they're looking to segment data as cybercriminals exploit the network access the afford.
Federal Data Service looks to borrow from success of agency dashboard projects
Dashboards have helped CDOs at agencies like USDA quickly demonstrate the value of their data to leadership.