“The International Trade Administration in the Commerce Department isn’t worried about moving systems and applications to the cloud—been there, done that over the last two years. Instead, ITA’s technology modernization strategy is focused on five goals to address the next set of challenges. Rona Bunn, the chief information officer at ITA, said these five goals will help the agency take […] The post DOC International Trade Administration CIO Rona Bunn on digital transformation appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“The implementation of broad-reaching health records modernization across the Department of Veterans Affairs is encouraging broader tech modernization to encourage a smoother transition.” “Speaking at the NextGov Roadmap to Modernization forum, VA CIO Jim Gfrerer noted how the investment in IT modernization in anticipation of the Cerner electronic health records platform has led to newfound […] The post GovernmentCIO: Health Records Modernization Helping Standardize VA IT appeared first on FedHealthIT.
What impact has the TMF loans made over the last one to two years? “The Technology Modernization Fund is an innovative tool to enable IT modernization across the federal government. The TMF has funded projects to modernize legacy systems, expedite the adoption of commercial capabilities, and support the development and use of shared services across federal agencies. An example is […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at OMB: 50 projects totaling over $500M appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
An update on the project “Five legacy mainframe hosted systems fall within the framework of the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Unisys migration program. Three of the systems are Single family/Federal Housing Administration (FHA) applications: Computerized Homes Underwriting Management System (CHUMS), Single Family Default Monitoring Subsystem (SFDMS) Credit Alert Verification Reporting System (CAIVRS)” “These are key applications in supporting […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at HUD: Mainframe migration appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
An update on each of the projects NewPay “In response to the President’s Management Agenda and Cross-Agency Priority Goal on Shared Services, the General Services Administration (GSA) launched NewPay to modernize federal payroll services and ensure that employees’ payroll experience is consistent government-wide. Through NewPay, the government is deploying, for the first time, a standards-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that all […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at GSA: NewPay and application modernization appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
An update on each of the projects: “With respect to Farmers.gov, the analysis and proof of concept are complete. We’ve found tremendous value in the comprehensive analysis and its usefulness for our process improvements and IT modernization efforts, ditto the proof of concept. A formal determination on next steps is being made. As for the Emergency Watershed Protection Program, that […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at USDA: Modernization accelerated appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
This special report by Federal News Network also includes a Technology Modernization Fund breakdown by agency: Modernization accelerated at USDA Email consolidation at DOE 20-year-old legacy system modernization at EEOC Data hub implementation at DOL NewPay and application modernization at GSA Mainframe migration at HUD 50 projects totaling over $500M at OMB “The Technology Modernization Fund is achieving the goals […] The post Federal News Network: Special Report: Benefits of Technology Modernization Fund appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
An update on the project: “The Technology Modernization Fund award for the Labor Department was used to supplement the modernization of the Foreign Labor Application Gateway (FLAG) system, which launched in January 2019. FLAG replaced the previous system used to certify temporary work visas, resulting in the creation of a digital boarding pass to easily share information across federal agencies, […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at DOL: Data hub implementation appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
An update on the project: “The EEOC is modernizing its nearly 20-year-old Integrated Mission System (IMS), the primary tool used to carry out the agency’s mission to prevent and remedy unlawful employment discrimination and advance equal opportunity in the workplace. Modernizing IMS will enhance and transform the way EEOC serves the public. IMS currently records information relating to private sector […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at EEOC: 20-year-old legacy system modernization appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
An update on the project “The department originally requested and was allocated $15,217,096 to secure large-scale operational benefits and costs savings by completing the consolidation, upgrade, and migration effort for the 26 remaining on-premises systems. Due to the strong support for this project at all levels of the organization, several DOE components moved forward with migration efforts using internal funding […] The post Technology Modernization Fund at DOE: Email consolidation appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.