This interview with VA’s Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology and Chief Information Officer discusses modernization at Veterans Affairs. Watch segment one here. Watch segment two here. Source: Ask the CIO: Department of Veterans Affairs – September 1, 2020. Federal News Network via YouTube. The post Video: Ask the CIO: Department of Veterans Affairs appeared first on FedHealthIT.
8(a) small business Dynamo beat out one other bidder to win a task from the US Department of Agriculture to provide Operations and Maintenance for the Electronic Management of the National Environmental Policy Act (eMNEPA) in a technical capacity. This task was competed on the USDA Forest Service’s Network and Radio Infrastructure Support (NRIS) BPA as a small business set-aside […] The post USDA Forest Service awards Electronic Management of NEPA (eMNEPA) O&M Support Services task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“In the spring, schools were forced to shut down to stem the spread of COVID-19, and this fall schools are struggling to figure out how to either reopen safely or shift to distance learning to meet student needs. Two Federal agencies tasked with supporting educators and students – the Department of Education and the Department of Defense Education Activity – […] The post Education CIO Jason Gray on communication for modernization and resiliency appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“The IRS’s new modernization arm will design a series of pilot projects simplifying business processes and taking the agency paperless to improve the taxpayer and employee experiences.” “While the Enterprise Digitalization and Case Management Office is still establishing its priorities, philosophically the digitalization side is about reducing paper volume at the IRS, increasing access to ‘enormous amounts’ of machine-readable data, […] The post FedScoop: New IRS office brainstorming pilots to modernize IT, go paperless appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) announced today that it has been awarded a six-year single-award contract, with a ceiling value of more than $152 million, by the Department of Veteran Affairs to provide enterprise expertise in support of the department’s Financial Management Business Transformation Program (FMBT).” “Under the contract, CACI software engineers will use Agile […] The post Press Release: CACI Awarded $152 Million Contract to Support the Modernization of the VA’s Financial Management System appeared first on FedHealthIT.
Notice ID 1013539NUSNA “The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is searching for firms which can provide Digitizing, Transcribing, Data Management, and Webhosting of preserved plant specimens used for scientific research.” “Our objective is to create high-resolution images of each specimen and folder in the Herbarium; transcribe specimen and folder labels; manage the resulting digital assets; […] The post USDA ARS Sources Sought: Digitizing, Transcribing, Data Management, and Webhosting appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
8(a) small business Pioneer Corporate Services (PCS) has been awarded a one-year, $3M task by the Department of Homeland Security to provide eProcessing Technical Help Desk Support Services (THDSS). This task was awarded on the GSA 8(a) STARS II vehicle and was funded by the DHS US Citizen and Immigration Services. Awardee Name: PIONEER CORPORATE SERVICES, INC Contract Duration: 12 months […] The post DHS USCIS awards eProcessing Technical Help Desk Support Services task appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
Federal News Network: IRS digitalization office taking ‘bite-sized’ steps to consolidating legacy systems
“The IRS is building up a successful concept within its procurement shop — incrementally funding IT modernization projects and pulling the plug on those that don’t yield results — to digitize taxpayer services that still rely on paper-based processes.” “The agency stood up its Enterprise Digitalization and Case Management Office in July to digitize paper-based taxpayer services and consolidate its […] The post Federal News Network: IRS digitalization office taking ‘bite-sized’ steps to consolidating legacy systems appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“Kristen Bernard, Deputy Assistant Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security OIG, discusses IT reform efforts at DHS and progress the department still needs to make on upgrading outdated systems.” Watch the video here. Source: Outdated legacy IT systems at DHS – August 27, 2020. Government Matters. The post DHS OIG executive on need to update outdated legacy IT systems appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
Notice ID 91003119F0361P00007 Contract Award Number: 91003119F0361 “… Since the BPA Call’s inception Summit has been supporting the NGPO by providing resources who support large-scale, complex business and technology transformation programs and by providing a broad range of program governance and management functions including, but are not limited to: master program pan scope schedule and cost maintenance; decision analysis and support; status […] The post ED Federal Student Aid modifies NextGen TSS BPA call for large-scale, complex business and technology transformation program support appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.