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NIST RFQ: Digital Library of Mathematical Functions (DLMF) Support Services

ID RFQ1491451 “The Digital Library of Mathematical Functions (DLMF) Project at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) requires contractor support to improve the semantics and machine-readability of the mathematical content of the online resource as well as to develop a catalog and test-bed of mathematical notations and their associated meanings. The DLMF (available at http://dlmf.nist.gov) has been online […] The post NIST RFQ: Digital Library of Mathematical Functions (DLMF) Support Services appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

USDA Forest Service inks $7M Geospatial Applications and Data Storage Modernization Services task

The Department of Agriculture’s US Forest Service has awarded a 5-year, $7M task to provide geospatial applications and data storage modernization services. HUBZone-certified SDVOSB 4 Star Technologies beat out one other bidder to win this task, competed as a HUBZone set-aside action on the NASA SEWP V contract vehicle. Awardee Name: 4 STAR TECHNOLOGIES, INC. Contract Duration: 60 months Total […] The post USDA Forest Service inks $7M Geospatial Applications and Data Storage Modernization Services task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

GAO executive on need of Federal agencies to strengthen IT modernization plans

“Building a house takes two things: Money and a solid plan. The same is true for IT modernization. Now, thanks for a ballooning technology modernization fund, agencies will have the money they’ve said they need. Their plans, though, need a little work. That’s according to the director of the information technology and cybersecurity team at the Government Accountability Office, Kevin […] The post GAO executive on need of Federal agencies to strengthen IT modernization plans appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Nextgov: IRS develops Digital Dashboard to predict dates when contracts will be put in...

“Officials within the Internal Revenue Service’s Office of the Chief Procurement Officer recently produced an interactive web application that employs a predictive model to foresee when contracts will be signed.” “This new dashboard—deemed the Projected Contract Award Date—is already showing promising results at the IRS, which has roughly $2.5 billion in contracts each year, according to those who helped make […] The post Nextgov: IRS develops Digital Dashboard to predict dates when contracts will be put in place appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DigitalVA: VA’s Commitment to Ethics Safeguards Veterans’ Data, Including Mobile Apps

“When a Veteran uses a mobile phone app to connect to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) information or services, they deserve a fast, efficient, and secure experience. This element of trust is why guidance for developing digital apps for Veterans is tied to VA’s Ethics Principles for Access to and Use of Veteran Data […] The post DigitalVA: VA’s Commitment to Ethics Safeguards Veterans’ Data, Including Mobile Apps appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

Federal News Network: HHS digital investigators connect with cloud to manage ever-growing data for...

“Imagine a tractor-trailer filled with paper documents – that is roughly equivalent to one terabyte of data. As Stephen Niemczak, special agent in charge with the Office of Investigations at the Department of Health and Human Services, said it could take digital investigators a while to sift through.” “The Digital Investigations Branch in HHS’ Office […] The post Federal News Network: HHS digital investigators connect with cloud to manage ever-growing data for legal cases appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

IRS Enterprise Digitalization Exec on digital transformation

“Today, as Co-Director of Enterprise Digitalization and Case Management, Abold-LaBreche leads the initiative to deploy the agency’s new commercial off-the-shelf case management software platform Pegasystems, modernize business processes and their legacy case management systems, complete the integration with other common services and retire legacy case management components. This interview explores those digital transformation efforts and how identity management plays a […] The post IRS Enterprise Digitalization Exec on digital transformation appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FedScoop: GSA leads rise in automation projects governmentwide

“The General Services Administration has saved about 50,000 labor hours in 2021 alone by automating work. On top of that, a dozen machine learning and artificial intelligence projects are in the pilot or developmental phase, while four more are fully operational, according to an agency spokesperson…” “One such project is the Solicitation Review, which uses supervised ML to predict whether […] The post FedScoop: GSA leads rise in automation projects governmentwide appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Federal News Network: Federal CIO Martorana: $1B TMF lets agencies ‘apply for projects that...

“With the release of the new guidance last week for agencies to submit proposals to receive some of the $1 billion in the Technology Modernization Fund, Federal Chief Information Officer Clare Martorana issued her first major policy decision that her fellow CIOs, industry and especially Congress will be watching the implementation of closely…” “Martorana offered some insights through email responses […] The post Federal News Network: Federal CIO Martorana: $1B TMF lets agencies ‘apply for projects that previously were out of their reach’ appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FedTech Magazine: Census Goes All Digital with Door-to-Door Field Operations

“As April 1 of last year approached — the day on which all census information is based — the bureau was ready to go. Then history got in the way. The COVID-19 pandemic delayed the door-to-door field operations for two months, dozens of massive wildfires across the western states kept workers away from endangered communities, social unrest caused unease in […] The post FedTech Magazine: Census Goes All Digital with Door-to-Door Field Operations appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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