Department of the Interior
CenturyLink’s Dave Young talks early success under EIS, and what’s next
Young described how CenturyLink is looking for agencies that are ready to use EIS as an opportunity to transform its networks and provide the basis for large-scale modernization.
Department of Interior awards $1.6 billion EIS contract to CenturyLink
The company, one of nine primes on the governmentwide EIS contract, previously secured a task order with NASA.
USDS wants to fix the ‘black hole’ USAJOBS with alternative hiring assessment
The U.S. Digital Service recently piloted pass-fail assessments of applicants against IT job requirements at the Department of Health and Human Services and National Park Service.
Interior made a flight reporting app to better manage its 750 drones
Aviation managers can review mission analytics to redeploy the fleet and determine which pilots and sUAS to activate for certain tasks.
National airspace should be redesigned around drones, Interior official says
Mark Bathrik also explained why the Department of the Interior works with UAS vendors on security instead of simply banning noncompliant products.
Challenges to a modern federal payroll system abound
NewPay will replace legacy systems used by multiple agencies like the Interior Business Center's and require a degree of collaboration seldom seen in government, according to human resources experts.