OVERSIGHT - ALL ARTICLES

Results 7701-7710 of 11287

State will hire contractor to supervise private embassy guards

Lawmaker and watchdog criticize plan to employ a personal services contractor to oversee employees of an embattled security company in Afghanistan.

Acquisition councils create database to track contractor misdeeds

System will be a one-stop shop for information on performance and legal violations.

Treasury chief: Federal role in housing agencies will change

Fannie and Freddie cannot continue their existing hybrid structure, says Geithner.

Defense acquisition reform panel issues final recommendations

Report calls for changes to Pentagon’s financial management and for giving acquisition workers more incentive to perform well.

Senate girds for fight on health care reconciliation

A key GOP challenge will focus on changes to the Cadillac tax on high-value plans included in reconciliation legislation.

Officials outline missile defense goals

Pentagon leaders on Monday rejected abolishing the Missile Defense Agency and transferring its functions to the different armed services.

Contractor advocates criticize administration’s ‘carry-over workforce’ plan

Groups say draft rule implementing executive order eliminates hiring flexibility for companies.

Pentagon audit cited TSA nominee's firm for overbilling

Company founded by retired Army Maj. Gen. Robert Harding overcharged the government for interrogation work in Iraq and had to pay back about $2 million.

Postal Service counts on Congress to get it out of a tight spot

Lawmakers say they’ll need more information before they can get behind a plan to reduce the number of delivery days.

Thank you for subscribing to newsletters from GovExec.com.
We think these reports might interest you:

  • Forecasting Cloud's Future

    Conversations with Federal, State, and Local Technology Leaders on Cloud-Driven Digital Transformation

    Download
  • The Big Data Campaign Trail

    With everyone so focused on security following recent breaches at federal, state and local government and education institutions, there has been little emphasis on the need for better operations. This report breaks down some of the biggest operational challenges in IT management and provides insight into how agencies and leaders can successfully solve some of the biggest lingering government IT issues.

    Download
  • Communicating Innovation in Federal Government

    Federal Government spending on ‘obsolete technology’ continues to increase. Supporting the twin pillars of improved digital service delivery for citizens on the one hand, and the increasingly optimized and flexible working practices for federal employees on the other, are neither easy nor inexpensive tasks. This whitepaper explores how federal agencies can leverage the value of existing agency technology assets while offering IT leaders the ability to implement the kind of employee productivity, citizen service improvements and security demanded by federal oversight.

    Download
  • IT Transformation Trends: Flash Storage as a Strategic IT Asset

    MIT Technology Review: Flash Storage As a Strategic IT Asset For the first time in decades, IT leaders now consider all-flash storage as a strategic IT asset. IT has become a new operating model that enables self-service with high performance, density and resiliency. It also offers the self-service agility of the public cloud combined with the security, performance, and cost-effectiveness of a private cloud. Download this MIT Technology Review paper to learn more about how all-flash storage is transforming the data center.

    Download
  • Ongoing Efforts in Veterans Health Care Modernization

    This report discusses the current state of veterans health care

    Download

When you download a report, your information may be shared with the underwriters of that document.