Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA)
The pandemic isn’t the only thing pushing CIOs to modernize IT
Many needs predate the global crisis, according to the Professional Services Council, and will need attention moving forward.
FITARA grades hold steady almost a year into pandemic
All agencies managed to ace the software licensing metric, resulting in its retirement in favor of one gauging their telecommunications transitions.
Small business GWAC awards and a new RFP are coming soon, GSA official says
GSA wants to use STARS III and Polaris to introduce competition at the task order level and expand government's pool of small business IT contractors.
Agencies’ EIS transitions modestly slowed by pandemic, so far
Only five agencies have taken GSA up on its offer for coronavirus-related assistance, though that number could grow as more task orders are awarded.
National AI strategy resolution could pass during lame duck session
The authors would like to see an AI oversight framework, similar to the FITARA Scorecard, developed for agencies.
Technology Business Management could play a role in future FITARA Scorecards
As OMB unveils more data on TBM, the hope is, Congress will use it as another measure on the bi-annual FITARA Scorecard.