Can collaboration tools like Slack, HipChat and G Suite help fix government? USDS is betting on it
FedScoop sat down at the USDS headquarters with a group of members embedded at various agencies who described how they use collaborative tools and why they believe they're so important in modernizing government operations.
USDS’s Matt Cutts: modernization report got ‘the vast majority of it right’
Cutts talks about the White House's IT modernization report and more.
U.S. Digital Service taps 8(a) to help agencies ‘fail fast’
Leveraging SBA’s 8(a) program, USDS created an initiative for agencies to looking to learn skills like agile development or build a minimum viable product.
American Technology Council’s call to ‘modernize’ is a familiar refrain
Don't look now, but the Trump administration seems to have found an Obama-era government policy it'd like to keep around: modernizing government IT.
Federal officials say their cybersecurity paradigm is changing
Technologies like cloud computing are changing the way federal agencies think about cybersecurity, with more emphasis on network resilience over perimeter security and an overriding need for automation, officials said Thursday.