Various acquisition regulations govern the way the government can procure the IT supplies and services it needs, and ITAPS monitors those regulations to alert our members of possible regulatory compliance effects. With our member companies, we assess these proposals, determine if they will impact contracting in the federal market or the adoption of technology goods and services, and, when necessary, develop and submit comments to the rulemakers offering improvements to the regulation.
ITAPS Business Association Coalition Letter on NY Buy America Proposal (March 01, 2017)
ITAPS multi-group business association coalition letter to New York Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers on the state's "Buy America" proposal sent February 16, 2017.
ITAPS Federal IT Priorities in a Trump Administration (December 16, 2016)
ITAPS letter on Federal IT Priorities in a Trump Administration.
Trey Hodgkins Testimony before House Oversight and Government Reform Hearing on 18F and USDS June 10, 2016 (June 22, 2016)
Trey Hodgkins Testimony before a House Oversight and Government Reform Hearing on 18F and USDS June 10, 2016
ITAPS to DOD: Its Time For a Face to Face to make the Cybersecurity Rule Work (January 27, 2017)
The Department of Defense’s DFARS Network Penetration and Contracting for Cloud Services rule continues to be problematic. That is why the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) sent a letter to Department ...
A Word of Caution on Category Management (August 11, 2016)
The Obama Administration has put a greater emphasis on improving government information technology (IT) and digital services than any other presidential administration in our history. We had a glimpse ...
Start Up Life Meets the Compliance Riddled Federal IT Market for 18F and USDS (June 22, 2016)
I recently testified before a joint hearing of the House Oversight Committee Subcommittees on IT and Government Operations alongside government and industry representatives on the roles of the General ...
The Costs and Risks of Uncle Sam’s Dependence on Legacy IT Systems (May 24, 2016)
Tomorrow, lawmakers will be sitting down to hear about a brewing problem in the federal government: Uncle Sam’s addiction to outdated and antiquated legacy information technology (IT) systems that cost ...
ITAPS Comments on OMB Federal Source Code Policy (April 20, 2016)
With the federal government’s increasing reliance on information technology (IT) and software solutions as a central element to carrying out its mission and delivering services to citizens, the IT Alliance ...
Technology Experts offer President-elect Trump Ideas to Improve Vulnerable Government Cybersecurity (December 16, 2016)
WASHINGTON—In a letter sent to President-elect Donald Trump today, the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) a division of ITI, representing leading technology and service provider companies who work closely ...
(October 27, 2016)
WASHINGTON – The IT Alliance for the Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, released the following statement today from Senior Vice President for the Public Sector Trey Hodgkins, reacting to the Obama ...
(April 28, 2016)
WASHINGTON – Two leading groups representing federal contractors, the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) and the Professional Services Council (PSC), are again objecting to the source selection process ...