Content tagged with Government
posted in November 2013
Google Wins Book Scanning Case
News  |  11/14/2013  | 
Authors Guild's claim of copyright infringement gets shot down in a surprise ruling.
NASA, Amazon Launch Earth Data Repository
News  |  11/12/2013  | 
NASA has uploaded terabytes of earth-science satellite data to Amazon Web Services, with more to come to aid researchers and developers.
How To Get Obamacare Moving Now
Commentary  |  11/11/2013  | 
CMS should let insurance brokers use its eligibility hub to start enrolling people who have been frustrated by HealthCare.gov.
Amazon Again Beats IBM For CIA Cloud Contract
News  |  11/8/2013  | 
IBM maneuvering over 10-year, $600 million CIA contract doomed its protest, in eyes of court.
Federal IT Spending To Grow Slightly In 2014
News  |  11/8/2013  | 
Big data, cloud and mobile tech in heavy demand as agencies seek efficiencies.
IBM Government Cloud Gets FedRAMP Approval
News  |  11/7/2013  | 
Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program guarantees IBM's infrastructure as a service platform meets federal network security standards.
Federal Agencies Lagging On IT Savings Mandate
News  |  11/7/2013  | 
Some agencies have failed to develop a comprehensive action plan or outlined efforts to migrate to shared services, which are required as part of the federal PortfolioStat initiative.
CMS CIO Leaves HealthCare.gov Mess For Private Sector
News  |  11/6/2013  | 
CIO Tony Trenkle, who oversaw $2 billion IT office for CMS, including Healthcare.gov program, heads for the private sector.
Apple Seeks Freedom To Disclose Gov Data Demands
News  |  11/6/2013  | 
Apple released its first transparency report and seeks the right to tell its customers the truth about government orders for customer information.
Vehicle-To-Vehicle Tech Hits Speed Bumps
News  |  11/6/2013  | 
Applications that warn drivers of impending collisions are already in pilot testing, but a number of challenges could hinder their deployment, says government report.
Fermilab Gains Agility Managing IT In The Cloud
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Energy Department's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory migrates its IT services management system to ServiceNow and earns ISO 20000 certification for operational excellence.
Cloud Migrations: Don't Forget About The Data
Commentary  |  11/5/2013  | 
Focus on your data migration separately from your application migration to get better results.
Gigabit Internet: Start Planning
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Gigabit Internet access is key to the future of our cities. It's time to start expecting it and planning for it.
Social Media In Government: Managing The Risks
Commentary  |  11/4/2013  | 
Government CISOs have an added layer of responsibilities in balancing the pros and cons of social media in their organizations.
21% Of Obamacare Visitors Have Enrolled
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
Despite websites' technical problems, many people managed to obtain insurance, according to Commonwealth Fund survey.
Liberty Reserve Operator Pleads Guilty To Money Laundering
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
N.Y.-based co-founder of anonymous digital currency service that allegedly laundered $6 billion also admits to marriage fraud, repeat child pornography charges.
Food Stamp Automation Restrictions Must End
Commentary  |  11/4/2013  | 
Archaic rules prevent states from adopting modern technology and business approaches that would cut costs, but not services, in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
Google, Android Hit With Patent Lawsuit
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Apple and Microsoft are part of a group that has filed patent claims against Google and major Android device makers.
Federal Tiger Team Crafted Mobile Security Guidelines
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Agencies earn tribute for defying odds, collaborating on baseline to enable secure adoption of mobile technologies.


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