Amid the latest FITARA hearing, lawmakers want agency CIOs to have more authority over crucial factors impacting IT modernization strategies.
The department has been recognized this year for successes in cloud and telework.
Agencies passed FITARA 10.0 largely due to software licensing, Agile development and data center consolidation initiatives.
The pandemic has pushed mass reliance on technology across America, revealing the need for heightened and continued IT modernization efforts
An emphasis on cybersecurity boosts DHS from a D-minus to B FITARA score in half a year.
Connolly is responsible for shaping government-wide policy for a broad range of issues, including federal workforce and agency oversight, procurement and information policy, and more.
New legislation and appropriations will streamline the acquisition process and give agencies needed funds for data center consolidation.
New GAO report outlines agency best practices to hasten acquisition reform.
The bipartisan bill passed the House in November 2018, and its sponsors hope to get it passed in 2019.
The Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018 creates a more direct IT reporting structure for CIO and CISO.
People, processes and technology remain a cross-sector theme.
Report says legacy infrastructure that can’t keep up with cloud needs.
“We would be in a better position … if DOD led in the federal IT arena.”
There’s no shortage of legislation aiming to grant CIO more power.
The department is in the middle of enterprisewide modernization initiatives.
To stay on top of global AI adoption, U.S. needs to invest in research and talent.