General Services Administration (GSA)
Cybersecurity and IT top GAO’s High Risk List, yet again
Leadership commitment to national cybersecurity regressed, in large part due to the lack of a comprehensive National Cyber Strategy or national cyber director.
Senate draft of COVID-19 relief bill proposes $1B for Tech Modernization Fund
TMF funding could be back in play, with the Senate draft version of the COVID-19 relief bill adding $1 billion to the fund for agency IT upgrades.
Catalog management leads GSA’s planned federal marketplace updates for 2021
Also: beta.SAM.gov will lose the "beta" with an IAE merger this spring.
GSA re-awards spots on $5.5B 2GIT contract
The contract was the first of GSA's to include supply chain risk management requirements for its 79 awardees, including 58 small businesses.
VPNs pose challenges for agencies sustaining remote work
Some agencies lacked enough licenses early in the pandemic, and now they're looking to segment data as cybercriminals exploit the network access the afford.
Federal Data Service looks to borrow from success of agency dashboard projects
Dashboards have helped CDOs at agencies like USDA quickly demonstrate the value of their data to leadership.