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Weekly Roundup: October 30 – November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3rd, 2017 - 13:00
IT Reforms Create Breathing Room.  NextGov reports: “Obama-era technology modernization programs and legislation are beginning to have a substantial effect freeing up IT budget money, but there’s a long way left to go, industry executives said during a Professional Services Council market forecast Wednesday. . . .

Weekly Roundup: October 23-27, 2017

Friday, October 27th, 2017 - 12:37
John Kamensky

Insider Threats Part II: Current and Recommended Strategies to Mitigate Insider Threats

Monday, October 16th, 2017 - 10:29
The first blog in this series presented information about Insider Threat policies and key organizations working to prevent Insider Threats.  This blog will focus on current, IT-based, and recommended, whole-person risk-rating, efforts to detect and prevent Insider Threats.  The next blog

Making sense of the IT Modernization challenge

Monday, October 2nd, 2017 - 9:13
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Guest bloggers: Mike Conger and Michael Preis, IBM Global Business Services.

Announcing the Center’s Newest Research Report Topics

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 - 13:22
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We are pleased to announce our latest round of awards for new reports on key public sector challenges, which respond to priorities identified in the Center's research agenda. Our content is intended to stimulate and accelerate the production of practical research that benefits public sector leaders and managers. We expect the following reports to be published in early 2018. Short summaries of each report follow. Modernizing Government IT  by Dr. Gregory S. Dawson, Arizona State University

Weekly Roundup: June 19 - 23, 2017

Friday, June 23rd, 2017 - 11:30
John Kamensky

Bridget Gauer

Friday, June 16th, 2017 - 11:45
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What are the key priorities for the NIH Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center, NITAAC (NY-TACK)? How does NITAAC assist federal agencies to accomplish their mission? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions with Bridget Gauer, Acting Director of NITAAC (NY-TACK).
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Mon, 06/26/2017
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What are the key priorities for the NIH Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center, NITAAC (NY-TACK)? How does NITAAC assist federal agencies to accomplish their mission? Join host Michael Keegan next week as he explores these questions and much more with Bridget Gauer, Acting Director of NITAAC (NY-TACK) on the next Business of Government Hour.

Bridget Gauer

Friday, June 16th, 2017 - 11:44
Ms. Bridget Gauer joined the NIH Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) as the Deputy Director in June 2015. Ms. Gauer is the Acting Director of NITAAC, setting the strategic vision for the NIH GWAC program, which consists of three vehicles valued at $60 billion (CIO-SP3 and CIO-SP3 Small Business and CIO-CS).

Tiffany Hixson

Friday, June 9th, 2017 - 13:11
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How does the Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) push efficient and effective IT buying practices through category management? What is FAS doing to help agencies make the best acquisition decisions? How is GSA transforming the way professional services are acquired? Join host Michael Keegan next week as he explores these questions and more with Tiffany Hixson, Regional Commissioner Northwest/Arctic, Federal Acquisition Service within U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).
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Mon, 06/12/2017
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How does the Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) push efficient and effective IT buying practices through category management? What is FAS doing to help agencies make the best acquisition decisions? How is GSA transforming the way professional services are acquired? Join host Michael Keegan next week as he explores these questions and more with Tiffany Hixson, Regional Commissioner Northwest/Arctic, Federal Acquisition Service within U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).

Tiffany Hixson

Friday, June 9th, 2017 - 13:09
Ms. Hixson is the Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) Regional Commissioner for the Northwest/Arctic Region of the U.S. General Services Administration, a position she has held since December 2011. She delivers FAS programs and services in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington—providing workspace, telecommunications, information technology, vehicles, and thousands of other goods and services to federal agencies in the area. Ms.