September 25, 2019

Who says Shared Services are Only for Back Office Functions?

by Dave Cassidy, Vice President The consensus answer is: almost everyone. The problem is that almost everyone is wrong. By eliminating duplicative work and saving taxpayer’s money, federal shared services can have a huge impact on modernizing IT in the federal…
April 30, 2019

Shared Services Gets Needed Governance in New Memo M‑19–16

by Dave Cassidy, Vice President OMB has given federal shared services a renewed boost with memo M‑19–16, Centralized Mission Support Capabilities for the Federal Government. While there’s plenty of new ideas in this memo, and it rescinds a ton of older guidance…
March 14, 2019

GSA Touts Shared Services as the Next Wave of IT Modernization

As reported by MeriTalk, GSA Director Emily Murphy spoke yesterday to the House Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, and much of what she said focused on the potential for shared services to modernize federal IT and…
November 6, 2018

The Shared Services Management Model

At 25 years old, we tend to think we know everything in the universe. While our younger selves might have been mistaken, TCG’s 25 years of supporting multiple federal shared services have certainly taught us a thing or two. The Shared…
October 25, 2018

Hats off to TCGer Michael Drescher, 2018 ACT-IAC Partners Program Graduate

Washington, DC: Michael Drescher, a Business Development Executive with TCG, has graduated from the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) Partners Program. The highly competitive Program pairs government and industry professionals in a series of courses that foster collaboration…
September 21, 2018

TCGer Alex Lin Joins the 2019 ACT–IAC Voyagers Class of Leaders

For a second year in a row, a TCGer has been inducted into the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) Voyagers program. Alex Lin joins one of ACT-IAC’s premier professional development programs, targeted at rising leaders in government and industry…
May 31, 2018

TCG Veep Helps Plot the Future of Federal Shared Services

WASHINGTON, DC: TCG Vice President Dave G. Cassidy has been appointed as co-lead of an American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) working group that will explore new business functions that may benefit from a federal shared service. Federal…
January 3, 2017

Federal Shared Services that Accelerate Government

MAX.gov is a prime example of how a product, designed as a shared service with interagency collaboration, can be retooled to accomplish extraordinary goals for government. Initially created to support the federal budget submission process, MAX.gov is a suite of tools that facilitate collaboration, information…
November 21, 2016

Think Different, Save Smart: TCG Makes Distinct Impact on Government With Savings of More Than $1 Billion

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2016 — TCG, Inc. announced today that it has exceeded its Big, Hairy, Audacious Goal of saving the government more than $1 billion through improved use of technology. While TCG has been helping customers save since its…
November 7, 2016

NITRC to Become the World’s Primary Source for Neuroimaging Tools and Resources

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2016: Starting Jan. 1, 2017, the Neuroimaging Informatics Tools and Resources Clearinghouse (NITRC) will be the only comprehensive repository of neuroimaging software and tools to aid neuroscience research. The International Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (INCF) will transition the…