“…USDA, the pilot agency for the CoE effort, and the General Services Administration outlined their initial thinking around the five focus areas of IT modernization that will move the initiative from planning to implementation. The five focus areas are: Cloud adoption; IT infrastructure optimization; Customer experience; Service delivery analytics; Contact centers…”
“The White House announced the CoE strategy and USDA as the first pilot in December. GSA made awards to four vendors in March under phase 1 for the discovery and planning of USDA’s IT modernization strategy…”
“Under phase 2, USDA and GSA will begin issuing solicitations in July with awards expected by late-September.”
“The industry day Wednesday as well as the reverse industry days Thursday and Friday will…” Read the full article here.
Source: USDA, GSA to award 8 IT modernization contracts by end of fiscal 2018 – By Jason Miller, June 28, 2018. Federal News Radio.