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Government may want emerging tech, but don’t expect it soon, executives say

by Carten Cordell • 1 month ago

While the desire to explore new solutions like blockchain and artificial intelligence is there, the instruments for agencies to properly do so haven’t been delivered yet.

Will Hurd: MGT Act will show who best federal CIOs are

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

"Not all 24 CFO Act agencies are going to be in a position to take advantage of MGT, period. And that's problematic," Hurd said.

3 ways Congress can pass an IT modernization bill (and what’s most likely)

by Carten Cordell • 4 months ago

The congressional calendar might be the MGT Act's biggest adversary, but there are ways to get it done before the end of 2017.

DOD’s David Berteau to head PSC

by Jeremy Snow • 2 years ago

Veteran Department of Defense official David Berteau is leaving his Pentagon job at the end of this month to become CEO of the Professional Services Council, the trade organization which represents government IT and services contractors, the group announced Tuesday.

Industry fears inflexibility in new OMB software policy

by Billy Mitchell • 2 years ago

Software vendors say they need more clarity from acquisition and IT policymakers on how new guidance for more centralized software licensing​ could affect their flexibility to deliver products and services that fit agencies' specific needs.

Tech industry offers six ways for feds to buy better IT

by Greg Otto • 2 years ago

​A group of public- and private-sector technology councils have released a white paper on ways to make sure the federal government gets the most of its IT acquisitions.