OMB releases finalized Cloud Smart policy
The guidance aims to help agencies answer questions like "how do we secure it, how do we procure it, and where do we get the talent to actually help us make the successful transition to cloud technologies?"
Margie Graves: Final Cloud Smart policy to come in ‘short order’
The policy represents OMB getting out of the way, the deputy Federal CIO said.
First QSMOs are ‘proof points’ for new shared services model
The first four QSMOs were selected for their size and back-office lines of business to develop a process for creating marketplaces.
Agencies ‘likely’ underreporting cloud spending, savings
The GAO, in a new report, says it identified some general trends on cloud spending and the related savings, but details at many of the 16 surveyed agencies were hard to come by.
To drive modernization, CIOs urge adoption of Technology Business Management practices
Agencies have been tracking their IT spending using a 20-year-old policy and federal leaders think it's time for a refresh.
OMB wants to support ‘first movers’ to emerging technologies
OMB is working with FEMA as one of those first movers to improve its ability to crowdsource real-time information during emergencies.