Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Strengthening the federal workforce and changing the approach to IP at DOD

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On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, NAPA’s Terry Gerton on the values that underpin the PMA vision and GAO’s Tim DiNapoli discusses where the Pentagon needs to improve its internal approach to intellectual property.

ICE can proceed with data analytics work under RAVEn contract

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ICE will use RAVEn to compare intelligence against federal and outside databases during cybercrime, drug smuggling and human trafficking cases.

GAO partially sustains bid protest over CIO-SP4 treatment of large business mentors

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The GAO agrees with plaintiffs that the solicitation unfairly disadvantages large companies in mentor-protégé arrangements.

Creating a federal digital services academy and what’s next for the PMA

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On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, former Executive Office of the President CIO Karen Britton explains the benefits a digital services academy could bring to the federal workforce and former Managing Director for Strategic Issues at GAO Chris Mihm talks next steps for the Biden-Harris PMA.

GAO calls on CISA to review support programs for communications sector

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The watchdog says CISA has not updated its resilience plan for the sector since 2015.

Digital service academy could fill federal talent gaps, but hurdles remain

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A GAO report finds such an institute could significantly improve the government's pipeline of digital services staff.