MEGABYTE Act

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

by • 3 months 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 • 2 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 • 2 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 • 3 years ago

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

IRS software isn’t compliant with the MEGABYTE Act, report says

by • 3 years ago

A new report says the IRS still doesn’t have policies, guidance or tools to be in compliance with federal law on software license management.

Agencies slow to comply with MEGABYTE as deadline nears

by • 3 years ago

Years of decentralized networks have left agencies scrambling to inventory their software licenses to stay in compliance with the 2016 law.

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