bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
5:13 pm, July 13, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Steven vanRoekel

Federal News Countdown: Sequestration, nominations, and backlogs

Today's guests on the Federal News Countdown include Jason Miller, Federal News Radio's executive editor, and Francis Rose, host of In Depth on Federal News Radio.

Tags: Federal News Countdown , Francis Rose , Jason Miller , sequestration , Dan Tangherlini , furloughs , Steven VanRoekel

Friday - 05/24/2013, 06:13pm EDT
Listen

OMB director taps VanRoekel to lead management team

Steve VanRoekel will continue to be the federal CIO, in addition to taking on new management responsibilities at OMB. Norman Dong will lead OMB's Federal Financial Management Office.

Tags: OMB , Steven VanRoekel , people

Tuesday - 05/21/2013, 12:48pm EDT

White House pushes $2B increase in IT spending

The White House asked Congress for a $2 billion increase in federal technology funding for fiscal 2014. Federal CIO Steve VanRoekel said there is broad recognition that the time to invest in IT is now because of the long-term savings and benefits it can bring.

Tags: technology , budget , 2014 budget , OMB , White House , IT spending , Steven VanRoekel , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 01:03pm EDT
Listen

Sequestration gives federal IT a crisis of confidence

Steven VanRoekel, the federal CIO, said the PortfolioStat approach will help agencies manage through these tough budget times. He said agency technology investments could take a hit as the automatic spending cuts become real.

Tags: technology , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , PortfolioStat , sequestration , budget , data-drive decisions , Jason Miller , exclusive

Friday - 03/01/2013, 05:44am EST
Listen

OMB lays out 11 goals to give Section 508 some punch

Steven VanRoekel, the federal chief information officer, and Office of Federal Procurement Policy Administrator Joe Jordan issued a memo detailing a new strategic plan after a recent Justice Department compliance survey found mixed results. This is the fourth memo since 2005 from the Office of Management and Budget trying to get agencies to meet the law's requirements. David Capozzi, executive director of the Access Board, said new 508 regulations could be to OMB for approval this spring.

Tags: technology , acquisition , Joe Jordan , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , GSA , David Capozzi , Access Board , Section 508 , CIO Council , Jason Miller , OFPP

Thursday - 01/31/2013, 02:35pm EST

VanRoekel dismisses need for IT reform, calls for more flexibility

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held its first hearing on the steps needed to reform IT management across government. But federal CIO Steven VanRoekel said he has the authority needed to improve how agencies spend money on technology programs. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), the committee's chairman, is developing legislation to update laws governing the management of IT.

Tags: technology , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , Darrell Issa , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , CIO authorities , IT reform , Tom Davis , Deloitte , David Powner , GAO , John Mica , Jason Miller , House , Congress

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 10:02am EST
Listen

Agencies tackle cloud, mobile, big data convergence

OMB and NIST are seeking help from industry and academia on how to integrate cloud computing and the large amount of information that is created from mobile computing. The goal is not just to know what data agencies have, but the value the data brings. With all this focus on cloud and big data integration, could agencies be on the hook for a new "big data" strategy?

Tags: technology , cloud computing , mobile computing , big data , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , Patrick Gallagher , NIST , Energy Department , Peter Tseronis , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 05:22am EST
Listen

Agencies initiate IT cut-and-invest strategy

Agencies have identified 98 opportunities where they can save real money by consolidating IT systems or by implementing better buying processes. In an exclusive interview, federal CIO Steven VanRoekel said most fall in the commodity IT areas of email, servers and other areas where agencies tend to spend a lot of money for IT.

Tags: technology , management , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , PortfolioStat , budget , IT consolidation , Jason Miller , exclusive

Monday - 10/29/2012, 05:47am EDT
Listen

OMB to give CIOs IT hunting license through broadening of authorities

The administration wants chief information officers to take more control over spending on technology, especially in those areas in the "shadows." OMB acting Director Jeff Zients said the Interior Department's approach to giving its CIO control over almost all spending is a model for the rest of the government. Federal CIO Steven VanRoekel to release a report on expected savings from PortfolioStat in the coming months.

Tags: technology , Steven VanRoekel , OMB , Jeff Zients , Bernie Mazer , Interior , PortfolioStat , CIO authorities , Jason Miller , President

Friday - 10/19/2012, 05:23am EDT
Listen
  •  
  • 2
  •