Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Former GSA CIO: It’s time for a federal ‘Agile First’ strategy

by • 1 week ago

Agile methodologies should not only be used in software development but information technology procurement, finance, budgeting and hiring, according to Case Coleman.

Technology Modernization Fund use may be worked into the FITARA scorecard

by • 4 weeks ago

The suggestion comes as concern mounts over just how quickly the $1 billion injected into the fund last month will be spent.

‘Significant deficiency’ risks security of sensitive federal debt data

by • 1 month ago

Details on the deficiency were deemed "sensitive information" by BFS and not publicly disclosed, but the agency said it's drafting a comprehensive remediation plan.

New VA secretary to review EHR modernization program after troubling reports

by • 2 months ago

Secretary McDonough will take a look at the VA's largest digital modernization program over the next few weeks, possibly bringing changes to the rollout timeline.

Report: CISA hasn’t reached full operating capacity yet

by • 2 months ago

Until the agency finishes 57 planned organizational changes, it will remain "difficult" for the agency to confront national cyber incidents like the SolarWinds hack, according to GAO.

Report: OMB should devise a new server-use metric for agency data centers

by • 2 months ago

Agencies currently report underused servers based on their own definitions, which ignores their progress toward efficiency goals, according to GAO.