This bill could ‘turbocharge’ financial regulators’ analytics
The House Financial Services Committee's leadership is pushing legislation to standardize data at eight agencies, paving the way for RegTech and AI apps.
Treasury’s $1 billion-plus enterprisewide cloud contract is coming
The department unveiled a yearlong transition plan to what it's calling the T-Cloud.
Why government is slow to endorse frameworks for quantifying cybersecurity risk
Until individual agencies like the Department of Energy and Department of the Treasury see success quantifying risk, the practice won't likely be mandated.
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.
System that tracks federal debt needs security fixes, GAO says
As part of its annual audit of the Schedules of Federal Debt — essentially the Treasury's register of what the government owes to its creditors — the GAO also looks at the associated IT.
USASpending.gov’s downloads go dark due to shutdown
The shutdown's impacts on open data continue to grow.