Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
White House pushes civilian agencies to use trustworthy AI in new executive order
The order borrows heavily from principles already established by the defense and intelligence communities, extending them to those outside the national security space.
OMB should lead category management efforts to improve contract data, GAO says
In a new report, GAO found OMB's category management initiative focused too much on how to buy things at the expense of helping agencies determine what goods and services they actually need.
IPv6 is now the standard for federal agencies’ internet traffic
It'll be awhile before the government moves entirely away from the older IPv4 standard, but OMB has now set specific milestones and deadlines.
OMB’s IT Vendor Management Office will help agencies buy AI
The next evolution in category management has a big role to play in helping agencies understand emerging technology markets.
‘Avoid a precautionary approach’ when regulating AI applications, OMB tells agencies
A new memo directs agencies to regulate AI products in a way that doesn't stifle innovation.
Basil Parker to be appointed Federal CIO
The White House announced its intent to appoint him days after it was reported Michael Rigas had possibly been filling the position for months.