The U.S. federal government purchases more supplies and services than any other entity and the IT industry is a corporate partner in the government’s mission to succeed in cybersecurity, national security, and innovation. Over $81 billion taxpayer dollars are spent each year on IT to ensure federal resilience, and ITAPS monitors and reacts to the procurement laws, regulations, and policies that govern those transactions. With an eye toward tech promotion and adoption, ITAPS develops strategies that bring innovation into the government marketplace.
- ITAPS SaaS Comments Extension Request (October 19, 2018)
- Oral testimony Trey Hodgkins CDM (January 17, 2018)
- ITAPS White House Recommendations to Modernize Government IT (September 18, 2017)
- Multi-Association Support Letter for MGT Act Inclusion in NDAA (September 14, 2017)
ITAPS and CompTia Letter on California's A.B. 1546 Contractor Evaluation Legislation (June 15, 2017)
ITAPS joined with CompTia in sending a letter outlining our concerns with California’s A.B. 1546, a bill that would create a statutory mandate for the California Department of Technology (CDT) to develop ...
Government Procurement Moves to Center Stage in NAFTA Renegotiations (January 23, 2018)
This week, NAFTA negotiators will meet once again to renegotiate the 23-year-old, critically important trade agreement between the United States and two of its largest trading partners, Mexico and Canada. ...
A Step in the Right Direction for Government IT Modernization (December 13, 2017)
This week, President Trump signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) and federal IT contractors should note the changes it brings for them. We commend the Senate ...
Let’s Give Americans an Early Holiday Gift by Returning to Regular Order (December 07, 2017)
“Regular order” for government funding used to mean a systematic cadence of work by the appropriations committees and both chambers of Congress to fashion a spending bill before the start of the new fiscal ...
Evaluating Government Contracts in California Needs to be Holistic to be Effective (June 15, 2017)
The IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) recently sent a letter outlining our concerns with California’s A.B. 1546, a bill that would create a statutory mandate for the California Department of Technology ...
Feds Should Support State and Local Cybersecurity Efforts (April 20, 2017)
When discussing cybersecurity, specifically securing IT systems, it’s not revolutionary to point out that states and localities struggle to keep up with the ever-increasing demands placed on them. It’s ...
ITI Applauds White House CIO Executive Order (May 15, 2018)
WASHINGTON – Trey Hodgkins, ITI’s senior vice president of public sector, released the following statement about the new White House Executive Order reinforcing and requiring agencies to have a strongly ...
ITAPS Commends Advancement of Critical Information Technology Modernization Legislation (November 09, 2017)
WASHINGTON – The IT Alliance for the Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, commends the House and Senate conferees for including key government IT modernization provisions in the National Defense Authorization ...
Tech Applauds the Senate for Passing MGT Act (September 18, 2017)
WASHINGTON – The IT Alliance for the Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, released a statement from Senior Vice President for the Public Sector Trey Hodgkins commending Senators Moran (R-Kan.), Udall ...
Tech Groups Urge Senate to Pass Bipartisan Modernizing Government Technology Act (September 14, 2017)
WASHINGTON – The IT Alliance for the Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, joined a chorus of technology groups including BSA | The Software Alliance, the Professional Services Council, TechNet, and ...
Tech Industry Task Force Offers Recommendations to the White House on Modernizing Federal IT (September 13, 2017)
WASHINGTON— Today the technology industry released sweeping recommendations to the White House on steps the U.S. government can take to modernize its aging and vulnerable federal information technology ...