PortfolioStat: Rigorous program reviews similar to system integrator best practices

Systems Integrators must put quality first or they will fail. Every integrator I know has processes in place to ensure program success. The best include rigorous reviews early in program life to help program managers succeed. Rigorous review processes check program documentation, personnel training, schedules, budgets, risks, and overall plans. Reviews also include input from […]

60 days of hacker assaults, GSA will stop recruiting cloud security testers until the fall and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. 60 Days of Hacker Assaults – The first 60 days of 2013 have been marked by some serious security breaches. Twitter, Apple and Facebook all were targeted, along with the State Department, Federal Reserve and US Department of Energy. One firm, Mandiant, “released a […]

White House Forum on Information Technology Management Reform

On Thursday 9 December from 0830 till 1000 the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) will host the Forum on Information Technology (IT) Management Reform .  The event will be streamed live at http://www.whitehouse.gov/live More from the CIO.gov website: Federal Chief Performance Officer and OMB’s Deputy Director for Management Jeffrey Zients and U.S. […]