Reason for Federal Agencies to be Pro-Active

OMB is now in action mode without clear instructions and expectations. IT project failures and its increased concern has taken OMB to a point where it has to prove measurable actions to the President.

The OMB director directs and CIO reacts – common theme that was seen in Memorandum. Agencies struggle to show results and response without clear instructions and expectations – another theme that was seen — Lesson learned – Agencies ***must be proactive in terms of harnessing cream out of ever changing technology and to constantly improve their processes in meeting federal goals with minimum cost and resource.