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“Titan Alpha, a joint venture between Prometheus Federal Services (PFS) and Atlas Research, was recently awarded a contract to provide program management, knowledge management, and acquisitions support to the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Workforce Management Consulting (WMC) Office.” “The WMC Office engages with VHA stakeholders to deliver systems, infrastructure, and programs to help ensure that […] The post Press Release: Titan Alpha Wins Contract to Optimize VHA Delivery and Modernization Through its Workforce appeared first on FedHealthIT.
Octo beat out seven other bidders to win a one-year, $12M task from the Government Services Administration to provide Federal Supply Service-19 systems modernization services. This task was competed on the GSA CIO Modernization and Enterprise Transformation (COMET) BPA and funded by GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service Systems Transformation (FASST). Awardee Name: OCTO CONSULTING GROUP, INC. Contract Duration: 12 months Total Contract Value: […] The post GSA awards $12M FSS-19 Systems Modernization task to Octo appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
8(a) small business Netlogic Solutions beat out two other bidders to win a 4-year, $6M contract from the Department of Labor to provide a Unified Management System (UMS) to modernize the budget planning, financial management, and reporting capabilities that supports the Office of Job Corps (OJC) and the Office of Financial Administration (OFA). This contract was a small business set-aside […] The post DOL Wage and Hour Division awards Unified Management Systems (UMS) Modernization Services contract appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“Keeping employees securely connected is often just the first step to enable them to operate in the new government workplace.” “IT modernization efforts at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) tackled capabilities around secure connectivity years ago, allowing employees to connect to the enterprise from international locations. These efforts paid off when mandatory telework orders were enacted in March. […] The post USAID CIO Jay Mahanand on IT Modernization leading to increased productivity appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“With a NASA career that began with an interest in robotics and prior role as CIO at Langley Research Center, Acting CIO Jeff Seaton has a deep understanding of what it means to support the agency’s numerous research and mission programs. Seaton discusses the importance the cloud has as the agency faces exponential increases in data collection and how the […] The post Podcast: NASA Acting CIO Jeff Seaton on Cloud and IT Modernization appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“Remember the game Labyrinth? It consisted of a lap-sized wooden maze set in a box. Using knobs on the box, you could tilt the maze on two axes and thereby maneuver a steel marble through the maze. The trick was to steer the ball around a series of holes along the route.” “Modernizing the IRS, or any agency’s IT infrastructure, […] The post Federal News Network Commentary: IRS details strategy for replacing its most ancient computer code appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“The Office of Personnel Management is beset by numerous management challenges—as are all federal agencies and most nongovernmental organizations—with IT management among the top four, according to the agency inspector general’s annual report.” “While OPM struggles with financial and governmentwide challenges of varying criticality, there is a clear path toward fixing its IT issues, so long as the agency follows […] The post OPM CIO Clare Martorana has plan to fix IT challenges appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“The Federal CIO Council has identified several IT areas that could be modernized governmentwide with proper investment, said Deputy Federal CIO Maria Roat.” “Specifically, the council is considering where reusable technology and microservices can be funded, as well as how authentication and identity management capabilities might be expanded. Any recommendations ultimately will take multiple parties to implement because the council […] The post Federal CIO Council identifying governmentwide areas for IT modernization appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
eSimplicity “recently hired its first VP of Digital Services – This was a strategic move to grow our digital services practice and impact in the healthcare IT space, Steve Geller is a recognized leader in product management and former U.S. Digital Service product lead. He will help eSimplicity by bringing best practices from his experience in […] The post eSimplicity recruits recent USDS/CMS Product Lead Steve Geller to be VP of Digital Services appeared first on FedHealthIT.
Education Department RFI: Institute of Education Sciences Cloud Hosting, System Administration, and Website Support...
Notice ID IESE200532BT “The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education currently maintains a virtual data center hosted in Amazon Web Services (AWS). The virtual data center consists of approximately 60 virtual servers, most of which are a version of Windows Server. The primary function of the data center is to host survey collection and dissemination […] The post Education Department RFI: Institute of Education Sciences Cloud Hosting, System Administration, and Website Support and Development appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.