bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
2:42 pm, December 18, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  OMB

VanRoekel not confident IT reform bill would be effective

Federal Chief Information Officer Steve VanRoekel says good management policies should be enough to improve how agencies buy, operate and deliver technology.

Tags: Steven VanRoekel , technology , management , PortfolioStat , Smarter IT Delivery Agenda , FITARA , IT reform , Congress , jason miller , Ask the CIO , exclusive

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 06:09pm EDT
Listen

Brenna Isman, National Academy of Public Administration

Data-driven strategic reviews are to your agency what an annual physical is to you. They may not be fun, but they help agencies know what's working and what's not. The National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) releases a report today to help agencies get the most out of their annual check-ups. Brenna Isman is the project director and senior adviser at NAPA. She joined Tom Temin and Emily Kopp on the Federal Drive to discuss why NAPA and the Office of Management and Budget worked together on this topic.

Tags: Brenna Isman , National Academy of Public Administration , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Emily Kopp

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 10:06am EDT
Listen

Van Dyck leaving OMB

Haley Van Dyck will move on from her role at the Office of Management and Budget at the end of August after more than two years. She oversaw the innovation portfolio for the E-Government and IT office.

Tags: Haley Van Dyck , people , technology , jason miller

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 03:03pm EDT

OMB nominee Donovan promises to build on predecessor's success, progress

HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan told the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee that connecting the management side with the budget side would better ensure financial and programmatic successes. Lawmakers pressed Donovan on his commitment to implement the DATA Act and reduce duplicative programs.

Tags: management , Shaun Donovan , HUD , Tom Carper , Tom Coburn , Rob Portman , DATA Act , jason miller

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 04:06am EDT
Listen

Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Radio

Shaun Donovan has big shoes to fill if he is confirmed as the next director of the Office of Management and Budget. Members of Congress from both parties say they liked the former OMB head, Sylvia Matthews Burwell, now the Health and Human Services Secretary. She is widely recognized for reinvigorating the management side of the House and working more closely with Congress. Federal News Radio's Executive Editor Jason Miller joined Tom Temin and Emily Kopp on the Federal Drive to discuss how Donovan would improve upon Burwell's short-term accomplishments. Read Jason's related article.

Tags: jason miller , Shaun Donovan , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Emily Kopp

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 09:58am EDT
Listen

Are agencies meeting cross-agency goals? OMB reviews make it hard to tell

The Office of Management and Budget's assessment of cross-agency priority (CAP) goals could use improvement, according to a Government Accountability Office report published Tuesday. GAO found many of the reviews lacked relevant information, such as time frames for particular goals and the status of ongoing efforts.

Tags: GAO , Performance.gov , cross-agency goals , management , oversight , Shefali Kapadia

Wednesday - 06/11/2014, 10:41am EDT

Too often, CIOs left wishing for funding for innovation, modernization

A new survey by TechAmerica and Grant Thornton found many agency chief information officers continue to spend too much on legacy systems and don't have money to develop or modernize new software or applications. But tools such as PortfolioStat are making a difference in helping senior IT managers understand and have a say in where money is spent in their agency.

Tags: technology , TechAmerica , Grant Thornton , George DelPrete , cloud computing , cybersecurity , shared services , jason miller

Friday - 06/06/2014, 03:55am EDT
Listen

NIST tells agencies how to get ready for continuous monitoring

The National Institute of Standards and Technology gives agencies guidance for continuing the transition to a real-time, dynamic cybersecurity.

Tags: technology , NIST , cybersecurity , continuous monitoring , Stephanie Wasko

Friday - 06/06/2014, 04:21am EDT

Agencies suspending, debarring contractors more than ever

The Government Accountability Office reports agencies listened to the ISDC's demands to improve and make use of their suspension and debarment tools.

Tags: GAO , ISDC , suspension , debarment , industry , acquisition , Stephanie Wasko

Friday - 05/23/2014, 04:00pm EDT

White House: Obama to add Julian Castro to Cabinet

President Barack Obama will nominate San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to become housing secretary and will tap Shaun Donovan, his current housing chief, to run the budget office, a White House official said Thursday.

Tags: Julian Castro , Shaun Donovan , HUD , Sylvia Burwell , people

Friday - 05/23/2014, 02:20am EDT
  •  
  • 8
  •