August 25, 2021 – FCW
FCW Insider: Aug 25, 2021
Meet the Federal 100
Read all the profiles of this year’s winners, from Craig Abod to Eliana Zavala.
Commentary: Why VA Should Keep Vista Healthy
The moratorium on further investments in Vista put in place three years ago creates major strategic issues for the Department of Veterans Affairs as the agency seeks to implement Cerner’s commercial electronic health record system.
TMF and cyber EO stimulate the modernization of Labor, according to the IOC
The unprecedented investment in IT and cybersecurity resources has provided agencies like the Ministry of Labor with a historic opportunity to tackle some of their most ambitious modernization plans.
*** Comcast Joins Network Provider Ranks in $ 50 Billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions Contract with Acquisition of Defined Technologies, a Subsidiary of MicroTech, Washington Technology reported.
*** A new report of Government Accountability Office reveals how facial recognition is starting to be implemented in government departments, with agencies most often using biometric technology for digital access and national law enforcement while planning to use new systems until fiscal year 2023.
*** Overall participant satisfaction with the savings plan remained at 89%, according to a 2021 participant satisfaction survey reviewed at a meeting on August 24 Federal retirement savings office. The satisfaction rate on access to MyAcount, the online access portal for TSP accounts, fell from 6% to 78%. Survey respondents rated the annual statements, MyAccount and information on TSP’s website as most useful when asked about the usefulness of the agency’s communication channels. Finally, 62% of respondents said they were likely to use a TSP application, which is in the works under a record keeping contract with Federal Services Accenture.
posted by FCW staff to 25 August 2021 To 02:09