FEMA wants to award disaster grants faster under this $80M IT contract

by Dave Nyczepir • 3 weeks ago

Homeland Security also employed a new bid process to select the winner, an IT modernization firm.

FEMA exposed data of 2.3M disaster survivors, watchdog finds

by FedScoop Staff • 4 weeks ago

FEMA released the personal data to a contractor administering a disaster relief program that helps survivors find temporary lodging at hotels.

FEMA CIO Adrian Gardner reassigned to new role

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 11 months ago

He'll be the new executive director of recovery communications technology in the Caribbean Area Division.

OMB wants to support ‘first movers’ to emerging technologies

by Billy Mitchell • 12 months ago

OMB is working with FEMA as one of those first movers to improve its ability to crowdsource real-time information during emergencies.

IG claims FEMA’s CIO misled it on IT management progress

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

The IG said it would launch a comprehensive audit of the agency’s IT management, claiming FEMA's CIO misled them on the progress of open recommendations.

FEMA looks to the cloud to scale services and deliver better customer experience

by FedScoop Staff • 1 year ago

In this abridged Q&A, Federal Emergency Management Agency CTO Ted Okada shares how FEMA is marrying customer feedback with data analytics and cloud-based services to improve the customer experience for victims of disaster and for first responders.

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