Moving to shared services retains appeal, but it’s still ‘hard,’ officials say
"Everybody's talking about shared services, and everybody has identified this as what I think is a key tool to being able to achieve this outcome of a more efficient government. But it's hard," said Beth Angerman.
White House pledges support to spending bill without Tech Modernization Fund
The legislation would get the president's signature even though it "does not include $228 million requested for the TMF to retire and replace antiquated legacy information technology (IT) systems."
White House issues long-awaited IT modernization report
The report lays out "the current and envisioned state of Federal IT, and it provides specific recommendations to jumpstart a new wave of modernization efforts."
How open data fuels key business sectors
The businesses at a recent OMB open data roundtable saw several ways the federal government can make open data more available and actionable.
Open data for economic growth: A priority for the Trump administration
The Center for Open Data Enterprise's Joel Gurin recaps the Roundtable on Open Data for Economic Growth with OMB.
OMB fiscal 2019 budget guidance calls for ‘bold reform’
The fiscal 2019 budget may be more than a year away, but the Office of Management and Budget already has a forecast: a chance of more reorganization.