DOT engages industry on draft shared services IT requests
The agency provided feedback to industry on two draft solicitations for its seven-year IT infrastructure contract Monday.
Federal officials rank cloud migration as increasingly important to their agencies’ missions
Two-thirds of federal executives in a new survey say moving to cloud-based IT services will free up funds to reinvest in IT modernization, though obstacles remain.
GSA plots course for $2.5B modernized federal payroll system
The agency is soliciting information for commercial SaaS payroll solutions to use in its potential $2.5 billion initiative called NewPay.
Murphy plans to reconstruct GSA schedules as part of governmentwide reform
To facilitate her agency's role in shared services, the GSA administrator is looking to reshape the procurement schedules that agencies will buy from.
CIOs need to be let off the chain for IT modernization, Suzette Kent says
The Federal CIO says the freedom should extend to "technology direction, authority to hire skills that are needed, authority to manage the budget and the opportunity to sit at the table with agency and government leadership."
SOC-as-a-service? CDM is looking into that
DHS officials are exploring how they can use CDM's new shared services platform, including possibly offering security operations to cabinet-level agencies.