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