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.
The goal is to provide better access to claims data for improved health care outcomes.
The agency is implementing blockchain along with other tech to modernize the current system.
Artificial intelligence is becoming a crucial component to government IT strategies.
Veterans Affairs is focused on advancing its modernization agenda through furthering existing achievements and fostering interagency collaboration.
Data can accelerate the approval processes for new drugs and medical devices.
Leadership is focusing on stabilizing legacy systems, the cloud, incremental change and Agile methodology.
The No. 2 leader reiterates the agency's goals toward cutting costs and empowering patients with data.
The agency's annual report shows initiatives driven by digital services, data and IT improving national health research and care.
President Trump noted several areas of accomplishments, including VA reforms and research efforts.
The agency's SAM consolidation is helping the agency improve acquisition and IT efficiencies until 2022.
The CIO pitches a strategy to uniformly modernize an otherwise federated and globally dispersed agency.
GSA Technology Transformation Services says the guidelines encourage 'iterative, modular' website modernization.
Leadership is taking a behind-the-scenes approach to IT in the delivery of health care.
The platform allows apps to be managed and provides more oversight into agencies' data.
An emphasis on cybersecurity boosts DHS from a D-minus to B FITARA score in half a year.
Federal CIO Suzette Kent described the fund's potential to drive federal IT innovation.
The CIO Council is a forum of federal CIOs to improve IT practices across government.
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.
The current IT and customer-service modernization push is tied with the agency’s history and mission.