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Agency services lack consistency, coordination

OMB finds that most website and call center operations are separate and don't work well together. Some agencies are following the private sector's lead by offering multiple channels to serve citizens. CMS and GSA both use online tools to answer questions more quickly and reliably.

Tags: management , technology , Jeff Zients , GSA , CMS , SSA , Kevin Paschuck , RightNow , MeriTalk , customer service , Jason Miller

Thursday - 09/02/2010, 06:39am EDT
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Agencies to challenge citizens for solutions

GSA will unveil the Challenge.gov platform in the next few months where all agency competitions will be posted. Some agencies already are asking experts and employees for help. NASA will run 34 competitions before the end of December.

Tags: technology , management , Bev Godwin , Jeff Davis , GSA , NASA , EPA , SSA , OSTP , USDA , Challenge Post , Case Foundation , competitions , challenges , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 09/01/2010, 07:15am EDT
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How to get your agency's 2012 budget in line

Long before it hits Congress and reconciliation, your agency's budget has to be figured out. In a special panel discussion, Federal News Radio asks DoD's Mike McCord and former OMBer Karen Evans to explain how the magic happens.

Tags: Federal Drive , budget , management , Meeting Mission Goals Through Technology , Federal News Radio Discussion , DoD , defense , Mike McCord , Karen Evans , Suzanne Kubota

Friday - 08/27/2010, 11:08am EDT
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Agencies employ 2.9 percent of people with disabilities

A new Bureau of Labor Statistics report provides the latest information on how the federal government compares with other industry in hiring persons with disabilities. The report comes as the White House and the Labor Department are pressing agencies and contractors to hire more persons with disabilities. New recruitment and hiring strategies are due in September.

Tags: pay and benefits , management , Labor , BLS , OPM , persons with a disability , Section 508 , federal hiring , Jason Miller

Thursday - 08/26/2010, 03:59pm EDT

Kundra says reducing data centers takes a village

Agency strategies to consolidate data centers are due to OMB by Aug. 30. Kundra says his office will approve them by Dec. 31. He advises agencies that this is more than a technology initiative.

Tags: technology , Vivek Kundra , Nancy Sutley , CIO Council , Council on Environmental Quality , data center consolidation , sustainability , real estate , Jason Miller

Thursday - 08/26/2010, 06:30am EDT
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Troubled IT projects affecting contractors too

When the Office of Management and Budget released its hit list of 26 late and over-budget IT projects this week, not only federal agencies were affected. Trey Hodgkins, vice president for national security and federal procurement policy at TechAmerica, joins the Federal Drive with some answers.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , contracting , IT , Trey Hodgkins , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 08/26/2010, 09:31am EDT
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OMB plans to consolidate government data centers

OMB held a casting call to bring in data center experts from across the government.

Tags: technology , Vivek Kundra , Jason Miller , DorobekInsider

Wednesday - 08/25/2010, 05:33pm EDT
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Meagher: CIOs need to go back to basics

The high priority list includes a number of well-known, and almost infamous IT projects that have given CIOs under several administrations gray hairs. Ed Meagher knows the feeling. He's a former CIO at Veterans Affairs and Interior.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , technology , Ed Meagher , VA , CIO , DOI , SRA International , Suzanne Kubota

Wednesday - 08/25/2010, 10:31am EDT
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GSA finalizing requirements for FedRAMP

Agencies and vendors soon will be able to submit cloud-based products and services to be certified and accredited once and be available for use by all of government. Version 2 of the FedRAMP security controls should be ready in the next few weeks. Cloud working group still must address several questions about the approval process.

Tags: technology , Katie Lewin , Kurt Garbars , Dawn Leaf , GSA , NIST , DoD , DHS , ISPAB , cloud computing , FedRAMP , privacy , cybersecurity , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 08/25/2010, 07:26am EDT
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Federal cloud security requirements to debut Oct. 1

WFED's Jason Miller reports.

Tags: technology , cloud computing , GSA , FedRAMP , Jason Miller , DorobekInsider

Tuesday - 08/24/2010, 05:05pm EDT
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