Sarah Fahden, the chief of the Verification Program Portfolio at USCIS, said the journey to being a dev/ops or agile shop started quickly after DHS made the project a high priority modernization program almost six years ago.
The report DHS filed with the Government Accountability Office said pulling the contract "is the only viable option to address the many issues that DHS has identified as problems with the requirement and the record."
Agencies should invest in agile, cloud-based IT infrastructure in order to reap the benefits of reduced IT enterprise costs and improved digital service delivery, according to an interview by FedScoop.
Listen: How government is reshaping service delivery using agile, open source, and human centered design
Eric Hysen of the US Digital Service discusses how the Department of Homeland Security is using top private sector tech expertise to innovate the way government delivers services.
Listen to government leaders with hands-on Agile experience share their stories and ideas, along with practical advice for those aiming to adopt Agile practices into their agencies.
The first episode of the Federal Acquisition Institute's Behind the Buy podcast series features Office of Federal Procurement Policy Administrator Anne Rung interviews Department of Health and Human Services Buyers Club Project Manager Mark Naggar.
Federal Acquisition Institute's Behind the Buy podcast "A Simple and Intuitive Approach for IT Procurement" episode features Office of Federal Procurement Policy Administrator Anne Rung and Executive Office of the President Contracting Officer (and founding member of the United States Digital Services procurement team) Traci Walker.