Tag: Costs

Federal, Policy

Here’s how much health insurance costs if you retire early

October 5, 2020


Justin McCurry retired in 2013. He and his wife decided at the beginning of their marriage that they wanted to quit working while they were young. So the couple ran some calculations, made a budget and set out to save […]

Federal, Policy

OMB chief: People are ‘immune to the true costs of government’

May 19, 2017

Via: FCW

The head of the Office of Management and Budget warned that balancing the federal budget by reducing spending alone would require double-digit cuts. “I don’t know if the country is ready to balance the budget based just upon reducing spending,” […]


How investing in technology can transform government and cut costs

March 15, 2017

Via: FCW

This week, the Office of Management and Budget will release its initial budget request to Congress for FY 2018 – following the general timeline that is customary with a change in Administration. The initial request will be followed by a […]


Watchdog: improper workforce incentives could cost VA millions

January 11, 2017

Via: FCW

Improper use of workforce bonuses at the Department of Veterans Affairs — and inadequate oversight of these bonuses — resulted in millions of dollars in unsupported spending and could lead to even larger amounts in the future, according to a […]

Cloud Computing

State CIOs: Economics of cloud still pose uncertain costs to state government

August 25, 2016

Via: StateScoop

Cloud computing can present a great opportunity for modernizing state information technology systems, but the promise of savings aren’t always what they seem, a pair of state chief information officers said Wednesday. Mark Raymond, Connecticut’s chief information officer, sees economic […]


$154 or 58 cents — what’s the real cost of a breached data record?

June 5, 2015

Via: itCurated

Does a data breach cost an average of 58 cents a record — or $154? That’s a significant difference for companies preparing incident response plans, as well as for insurance companies, regulators, auditors and others looking to ensure that companies […]


How Much Does Your Cloud Really Cost?

May 12, 2015

Via: itCurated

Getting To The Bottom Of Cloud Economics How much does your cloud really cost? That’s a question 451 Research set out to answer with its latest Cloud Price Index, a rigorous analysis of the total cost of cloud computing. 451 […]