Other pages about the topic: One Washington
Business Capabilities 2018 (Finance and Procurement)
One Washington has entered into an exciting new phase: First steps to solution procurement! On September 12th the Program hosted a kickoff session at the Helen Sommers Building and available online. Agencies identified over 300 finance, procurement and technical staff to participate in the kickoff.
One Washington provided an update to state employees in a live presentation on July 30 and a repeat presentation on July 31, 2018. The update provided a fresh orientation to the effort.
Budget guidance for Wave 1 and Wave 2 agencies
One Washington has begun preparing Wave 1 and Wave 2 agencies for their budget development process and for consideration in the Governor’s budget to be published in December 2018. The One Washington budget process contemplates agency activities related to the State’s Finance and Procurement systems, which are the first two components to be implemented in the new enterprise solution.
The One Washington Program Blueprint
The final edition of the One Washington Program Blueprint was released June 29, 2018. This document is the go-to resource to understand where the state is headed. At the time of publishing, no other state has implemented a complete Software as a Service (SaaS) enterprise resource planning system across all of its core business domains – so Washington will be leading the curve.
The project team is working diligently to replace the enterprise Budget Development System (BDS) with the new Agency Budget System (ABS). In case you missed it, One Washington held a statewide system preview event on Oct 27, 2017 to provide information about ABS. The first release is scheduled for early June, just in time for agencies to prepare 2019-21 budget requests. The new system streamlines several paper-based processes and establishes a new digital framework to submit and share biennial and supplemental budget requests. Features include:
What: One Washington Recruitment Open House
When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 | 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. [add to your calendar]
The One Washington program has been busy working with stakeholders in a variety of interviews and workshops. This work has been summarized throughout version two of the Program Blueprint. This document is the second of three versions, which describes the timeline and budget for modernizing and improving aging administrative systems and related business processes that are common throughout state government.