FITARA grades hold steady almost a year into pandemic

by • 1 year ago

All agencies managed to ace the software licensing metric, resulting in its retirement in favor of one gauging their telecommunications transitions.

More attention from Congress could lead to smoother EIS transition

by • 1 year ago

Experts are hopeful Congress' recent interest in the EIS transition could give agencies a new urgency to move to the contract and reap the cost-savings benefits.

Telework boom expanded an existing headache: keeping track of software licenses

by • 2 years ago

More mobile devices, more updates to apps — agencies like the USDA and the Air Force are confronting how to keep track of what software is on what machine, and why.

FITARA Scorecard 7.0: Agencies take big steps forward with software licensing

by • 3 years ago

The latest iteration of the so-called FITARA shows an upward trend for agencies, due in large part to improvements in software licensing.

These 3 categories tanked agencies on the latest FITARA scorecard

by • 4 years ago

The combination of the three categories took agencies from a potential spread of five As, 14 Bs and 5 Cs to only three Bs, 12 Cs, eight Ds and an F.

Cyber, talent challenges sideline USPS software license management

by • 5 years ago

A new report found compliance problems with the agency's software license management program once cost it $26.8 million in penalties.