Shortcomings in FEMA’s IT management have direct effect on disaster response, IG report says
The report blames "decentralized resource allocation" and a lack of CIO authority for the issues, which affected the agency's ability to respond during and after the 2017 hurricane and fire season.
NASA faces ‘significant’ IT management weaknesses, GAO says
While the agency is working to make improvements, it "consistently lacks the documented processes needed to ensure that policies and leading practices are fully addressed," the report states.
Education Department wants support managing its IT investments
The agency wants support managing its IT spend and investments.
Trump administration looking to continue IT savings through category management
Trump's White House is looking at IT risk management beyond the obvious cybersecurity concerns, and category management plays role on the acquisition side of that, says Bill Zielinski.
Exit interview: Former Transportation CIO says team has network improvement plan
The Transportation Department may be without a new chief information officer for now, but its former IT leader says he left behind a plan to continue to make changes to the department's network architecture.
IT management and tech-driven transparency remain at forefront for House Oversight
The House Oversight and Government Reform committee on Thursday approved 20-to-14 its authorization and oversight plan for the 115th Congress, which included plans to continue to oversee the federal government's ability to manage its IT, and to push for technology-based solutions that make government more transparent.