Federal agencies, academia, communities, and the private sector are collaborating on advanced US mapping data as part of the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP). Look what these maps can do.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 8/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Effort to apply the lessons of HealthCare.gov is praiseworthy, but may not get at the root cause of problems with digital government services.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/14/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Agencies will need to draw from varied resources to meet the deadline for digitally archiving federal government records by 2019.By Sue Trombley Managing Director, Thought Leadership, Iron Mountain, 8/14/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Integrating your private cloud with public clouds can provide agility, security, and control. But getting the minutia right is daunting.By Don Magrogan CTO, Fusion PPT, 8/14/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Interested in shuttling workloads between public and private cloud? Better make sure it's worth doing, because hybrid means rethinking how you manage compliance, identity, connectivity, and more.By Joe Masters Emison CTO, BuildFax, 8/13/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook plans to deploy PrivateCore technology into its server stack to bolster encryption and malware prevention, the social network said.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/8/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
MIT, Microsoft, and Adobe research team demonstrate how to capture sound using video images of objects. Yes, plants will parrot what you say with more fidelity than parrots, under the right conditions. By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/5/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
OMB must strengthen guidance related to federal grants and loans to ensure maximum transparency and reliability of key financial data, says GAO.By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 8/4/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
WIFIRE, created by the University of California at San Diego and University of Maryland, crunches satellite data and real-time remote sensor data to forecast the rate at which wildfires might spread.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 7/31/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
CalCloud, the State of California's private cloud managed by IBM, aims to streamline services for 400 state and local government agencies.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 7/24/201424 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A survey of government IT executives found that network complexity slows IT performance and hinders deployment of new technologies and services.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 7/23/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Our new survey shows fed agencies focusing more on security, as they should, but they're still behind the times with cloud use, data center consolidation, and overall innovation. By Richard W. Walker , 7/21/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM keeps investing in growth areas, but its sales slump continues. Talks with GlobalFoundaries on chip plant takeover reportedly stall.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/18/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
NIST identifies 65 challenges that forensic investigators face in gathering and analyzing digital information stored in the cloud, seeks help developing standards to aid law enforcement.By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 7/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gov Cloud: Executive Initiatives, Enterprise ExperienceIn this report, we'll examine the use of cloud services by government IT, including the requirements, executive initiatives and service qualifications, and auditing and procurement programs that make government cloud adoption unlike that in the private sector.
IT Salary Survey 2014: BI/AnalyticsIntelligence/analytics and data integration/warehousing professionals at the staff and managerial level are in demand, feel challenged, and are generally secure and optimistic about their careers. So why is compensation stagnant?