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SAMOSA Act could increase large software providers’ monopoly powers say acquisition experts

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IT acquisition specialists caution that the legislation could affect the choice of software services available to agencies over the long term.

Lawmakers float cost-saving legislation to mandate consolidation of federal agency software contracts

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Work on the Strengthening Agency Management and Oversight of Software Assets Act is being led by committee chairman Sen. Gary Peters, D-MI.

FITARA grades hold steady almost a year into pandemic

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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

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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

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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

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

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