Fueled by technological, legislative and policy developments, 2017 marked an important transition year in the future of government IT that will shape decisions and directions into the next decade. We asked our CSRA colleagues to share their insights on the past year and what we might expect in the year ahead.
In December, President Trump signed into law the Modernizing Government Technology Act (MGT) as part of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act. What might Federal IT leaders expect as they begin to unpack the Act’s contents in the New Year?
The President has declared that the current opioid epidemic facing our nation is a national health crisis. The problem is enormous, and resources—money, time, energy—are limited. In this situation, data can be the epidemic-fighters’ best friend.
Watch our Government Matters TV show, The Journey to a Next-Gen Federal Government, to learn more about next-generation delivery models, such as shared services and secure cloud, to support a wide array of business services for government.
The industry view of Open Source has matured, shifting from “good enough” to “best in breed,” according to Jay Olsen, Service Area Director for CSRA’s Digital Platforms business. In this interview, Olsen describes the benefits of Open Source and how it fits into the modernization of government IT.
In this third podcast of our series on shared services, CSRA’s program manager for the NASA Shared Services Center shares a powerful success story from a federal agency that’s known for innovation.
The halls of CSRA’s Integrated Technology Center (ITC) in Northwest Louisiana rang with the sounds of laughter, excitement, and curiosity last week as we hosted 40 young women from the Girls Who Code program. CSRA partners with Girls Who Code in the Southeast region to close the gender gap in STEM by sponsoring free, after-school computer science programs for middle and high school girls.
Across the federal government, there have been concerns and commotion about the security, effectiveness, responsiveness and impact of shared services. In part two of our shared services series, we sat down with Elizabeth Giuliani, a program manager at CSRA, to dispel some of these shared services myths.
It’s the holiday season—a time for giving and sharing—which makes this the perfect time to talk about one of the hottest trends in the federal government: shared services.
In the emerging technology arena, we are seeing a proliferation of Virtual and Augmented Reality devices. This got me thinking: What are some of the ways that organizations can utilize AR to enhance their customer experiences?
The Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act authorizes investment to modernize technology across the federal government through both a government-wide modernization fund and working capital funds in each major agency. It’s clear that momentum is building for wide-scale adoption of a next-generation approach to resource sharing across the federal landscape.
On December 12, 2017, President Trump signed into law the Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act, which was included in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The legislation authorizes the investment in modernization of technology across the federal government.
The move to shared services stands to get a major boost in early December when the President is expected to sign the Modernizing Government Technology Act (MGT). The long-awaited legislation will give agencies the power to establish working capital funds for modernizing technology, citing shared services as a potential modernization initiative.
Nick Trzcinski, CSRA’s Vice President of the Navy and Marine Corps Business Area, shares his thoughts about the Navy’s opportunities offered by a new contract and the challenges faced in selecting a partner.