GCE has picked risk assessment, federal accounting tools and Healthcare.gov as the top three topics of interest in 2013 related to federal financial management.
The Reston, Va.-based cloud company also discussed the importance of using shared services to acquire systems with analytics features.
In a Dec. 13 blog entry, GCE cited a Gartner report that highlights business intelligence and analytics as the government CIO’s top technology “must-haves.”
The “Government CIO Agenda 2013: ‘Do Better With the Same” study recommended that amid reduced spending and elevated expectations of increased efficiencies, federal IT should look into outsourcing models offered by software-as-a-service and infrastructure-as-a-service architectures.
GCE identified planning as an essential takeaway for any future large-scale IT project, noting that this was a key lesson learned from the Affordable Care Act online portal.