OMB’s shared services effort will take years to yield results
Planning around transitioning agencies to modern grants management systems is already delayed.
First QSMOs are ‘proof points’ for new shared services model
The first four QSMOs were selected for their size and back-office lines of business to develop a process for creating marketplaces.
OMB issues a new model for federal shared services
Four agencies are heading up initial standardization efforts around human resources, financial services, grants management, and cybersecurity marketplaces.
How Commerce’s measured approach to shared services actually helps adoption
Chairs and desks and laptops lend themselves well to shared acquisitions — ships and satellites a little less so.
GAO finds ‘weaknesses’ in GSA’s NewPay shared service implementation plan
Shared services can save money, but good implementation and governance are key.
TMF Board awards $20.7M to accelerate GSA’s NewPay shared service
This is now the seventh modernization project to receive TMF funding, bringing the grand total awarded to $90 million of the $100 million appropriated for the fund in fiscal 2018.