News and analysis covering IT modernization across the U.S. federal government. Rapid advances in business-applicable technology has spurred widespread reform of core IT systems, with government decision makers endeavoring to adapt new technologies to essential agencies. Organizations tasked with missions ranging from defense and intelligence to scientific research and health care continue to execute modernization initiatives that bring their agencies up to speed on the latest developments in data analytics, AI and information security.
As the IRS nears the mid-point of its six-year modernization plan, the agency's CIO maps out priorities for the future.
Federal IT leaders highlight benefits of cloud, lessons learned and the role of software-as-a-service in the future.
Leaders say they will be "ruthless" with their budgets and current investments to drive highly effective, interoperable IT.
The agency is taking on tech modernization with new office and new appointments.
Clare Martorana wants to focus on cybersecurity, technology modernization and improved services to the American public.
There are different ways to build a culture of change, including business readiness assessments and employee engagement.
As most agencies remain unchanged across their FITARA scores, Martorana wants to bolster cyber and TMF resources.
Agencies must bridge technologists and business leaders to drive successful data strategies.
Department of Homeland Security teams are working to make aging IT infrastructure interoperable and ready for 5G emerging technology.
The HSI Tip Line plays an important role in ICE investigations, but has relied on outdated IT infrastructure and manual processes.
The White House's proposed 10.4% increase to the IRS budget will help with long-term modernization and taxpayer service improvements.
DHS cyber leaders have a laundry list of items for federal CISOs to address.
Digitization of claims and records has led Veteran Affairs to more efficiently allocate benefits.
A new prioritization model for the Technology Modernization Fund ensures government has flexibility to modernize quickly.
Agile approaches can give agencies a boost in decommissioning legacy systems and forging a path for the tech future.
FDA’s CTO takes on the new role amid Principal Deputy Commissioner Amy Abernethy’s departure.
Amid the latest FITARA hearing, lawmakers want agency CIOs to have more authority over crucial factors impacting IT modernization strategies.