“It’s one thing to get an “A” or a “B” in the different areas of the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) scorecard.”
“It’s another to translate those grades into real IT reforms.”
“While the results are far from final, the Department of Health and Human Services seems to be on a path to transform how it manages technology and delivers services.”
“Amy Haseltine, the deputy chief information officer for enterprise services at HHS, said the agency’s IT reform efforts are starting to pay off in measurable ways.”
“’By pulling together the department’s very first software license inventory, that data was actually needed and now is utilized not only by our CIO community, but by our acquisition community to better understand what is the financial footprint we have across the multitude of software technologies,’ Haseltine said on Ask the CIO.” Read the full article or listen to the podcast here.
Source: For HHS, FITARA is not just a law, but a lifestyle – By Jason Miller, June 24, 2019. Federal News Network.