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GSA reorganizing tech service as part of Federal Acquisition Service

by Billy Mitchell • 3 weeks ago

The General Services Administration will reorganize its Technology Transformation Service after only a year, putting the agile-focused TTS under the more traditional Federal Acquisition Service and appointing a new FAS head, FedScoop has learned.

Agencies look to digital personal assistants to lay foundation for self-service

by Samantha Ehlinger • 2 months ago

A pilot program is taking shape that seeks to help agencies integrate their public information into digital personal assistants like Amazon's Alexa in hopes of laying a foundation for self-service access by people at home, in their cars and more.

Federal telework has ‘some barriers’ to success, GAO says

by Evan Fallor • 3 months ago

The Government Accountability Office recently made recommendations to four federal agencies that it said would improve telework agreements and data reporting among the federal government's growing number of remote workers.

CA to pay $45M to settle allegations brought by whistleblower

by Evan Fallor • 4 months ago

The New York-based software company "did not fully and accurately disclose its discounting practices," according to the Department of Justice.

State Department to use agile agreement for new talent-matching application

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

The State Department is looking to quickly develop an application that will help it better match Foreign Service employees with work assignments.

CDM — a pilot for a central IT modernization fund?

by Billy Mitchell • 6 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security’s governmentwide Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation cybersecurity task orders can serve as pilots to show the effects a centralized IT fund could have on bolstering agencies’ modernization efforts, officials working on the program said.