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.
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The HSI Tip Line plays an important role in ICE investigations, but has relied on outdated IT infrastructure and manual processes.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.
Technology improvements around data and benefits processing depend on having the infrastructure in place first.
Automation tools can support decision-making and should complement the workforce.
Smart federal investments in technology and R&D are necessary for advancements in the digital era.
The pandemic increased the need for secure, modernized and evolved solutions to expedite federal response efforts.
A NAPA report calls on OPM to leverage data analytics and modernize IT systems to support innovation in managing the federal civilian workforce.
The Veterans Benefits Administration overcomes pandemic challenges with advances in GI Bill benefits, mail processing and artificial intelligence.
GSA received $1 billion for the Technology Modernization Fund to upgrade federal cybersecurity and IT.