The Business Grants Portal (BGP) is designed to route applications to the relevant agency, and was developed with agile, user-focused methods in order to solve common problems businesses face in the grant application process.
Public and private sector IT leaders at a roundtable discussion identified a set of priorities that will help governments control costs while improving delivery and emphasizing the importance of people and engagement.
Based on his experience as an agile IT change leader in government, Schwartz's new book describes the pros and cons of IT leadership roles and how they should look in the future.
A new series of short videos helps to de-mystify agile acquisitions in government and gives tips on how to navigate the complexities of public sector procurement from a modernization perspective.
Donald Clavin, who was responsible for the town's recent project to set up e-billing and online payment for school and property taxes, said the iterative and user-focused approach was an improvement on the usual way of setting up new systems.
The Office of American Innovation is recruiting specialists with strong backgrounds in agile development for its planned "centers of excellence" for IT modernization.
"Start talking about what you're really doing: researching, testing, innovating, and acting quickly," says Mark Schwartz, former CIO at USCIS.
As agencies across America battle the opioid epidemic, agile and iterative methods are helping states like Wisconsin develop technology solutions that can be deployed quickly and that are relevant to users.
Public Technology interview: UK’s Department for Work and Pensions CIO talks DevOps, digital transformation
Like many large organisations, DWP is adopting a DevOps culture to try and break down traditional barriers between different professions, and unlock the full value of technology and data to transform its services.
The Australia Digital Transformation Agency is reviewing the Digital Service Standard, which is used to make sure government digital services are built to be simple, clear and fast.