General Services Administration (GSA)
OMB should lead category management efforts to improve contract data, GAO says
In a new report, GAO found OMB's category management initiative focused too much on how to buy things at the expense of helping agencies determine what goods and services they actually need.
IT bills to watch during Congress’ ‘lame duck’ session
Several pieces of legislation are ready for President Trump's signature. Others are further behind.
GSA should have key role in governmentwide IT adoption under Biden, report says
The administration needs to identify innovations worth scaling, according to one member of Joe Biden's transition team, and the GSA administrator — functioning like a COO — could be the one to oversee such effort.
GSA’s new chief data officer was a Presidential Innovation Fellow
Paymen Sadegh fills the vacancy left by the agency's first CDO hired in 2013.
GSA challenge found industry machine-learning models can make do with limited training data
Techniques like transfer learning have come a long way and were used to fine-tune models so they could read end-user license agreements.
Delayed transition creates IT, cybersecurity risks for Biden team
As GSA continues to obstruct the presidential transition, it prevents Biden's team from taking crucial IT steps, such as registering for a .gov domain name.