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Oracle Engineered Systems Strategy Pays Off
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Oracle dodged declining server sales last year, and now it's going after Cisco and EMC. Is the software-meets-hardware strategy winning?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 1/22/2015
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Azure Helps Police Store, Access Body Camera Video
Henry Kenyon,
News
Police camera maker demonstrates one way agencies are using Microsoft's Azure Government cloud to run software and equipment in a flexible, interoperable environment.
By Henry Kenyon , 12/30/2014
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Consumerization Of Government Services Starts With Case Management
Elaine Beeman, Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services Management Consulting
Commentary
Use a case-centric approach to transform government services into the kind of digital experience citizens expect.
By Elaine Beeman Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services Management Consulting, 12/30/2014
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5 Tips For Government IT Modernization
Chris Steel, Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions
Commentary
Make sure you have a solid strategy to come in under budget and at scale.
By Chris Steel Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions, 12/24/2014
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Government IT In 2014: GAO's Critique
William Welsh, Contributing Writer
News
From cloud computing to data center consolidation, software licensing to data transparency, the GAO was watching.
By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 12/15/2014
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Top 5 Enterprise Applications Trends Of 2014
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Here's a yearend toast to the top headlines in cloud, mobile, integrated marketing, embedded analytics, and software license management in 2014.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/12/2014
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Most Wasteful Government Tech Projects Of 2014
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
The federal government continues to pour millions into redundant and bloated projects, critics say. Check out some of the worst offenders according to GAO.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 12/12/2014
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Net Neutrality: Too Much Spin, Not Enough Facts
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Let's move past 1990s regulations and preconceived notions about net neutrality and focus on modern ways to prevent anti-competitive behavior.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 11/24/2014
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DoD Changes Cloud Computing Policy
Henry Kenyon,
News
Changing culture is just as important as new technology, CIO Halvorsen says.
By Henry Kenyon , 11/17/2014
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8 Lessons From Rosetta Comet Mission
John Barnes, freelance writer
News
What does the European Space Agency's amazing Philae probe landing tell us about where we are as a spacefaring civilization, where we're going, and how to get there?
By John Barnes freelance writer, 11/13/2014
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Microsoft .NET Takes On Java
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Now that Microsoft's .NET is open sourced and set to expand to Linux and OS X, can it challenge Oracle's Java?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/13/2014
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Rosetta Mission: Debugging A Comet Landing
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
News
European Space Agency made history with a robotic comet landing. Now can it debug a critical glitch before the lander floats away?
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 11/12/2014
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NASA Explores New World Of Open Data
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
News
NASA has been publishing a lot of data for a long time, but getting it into standard machine-readable formats is still a herculean task.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 11/12/2014
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2015 Government IT Spending: 3 Suggestions
Chris Steel, Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions
Commentary
New procurement practices help government CTOs meet mission objectives while making the most of limited agency dollars.
By Chris Steel Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions, 11/7/2014
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Bringing DevOps To The Federal Government
Raj Ananthanpillai, CEO, InfoZen
Commentary
Government needs the disciplined flexibility of DevOps. Is your agency ready for it?
By Raj Ananthanpillai CEO, InfoZen, 11/6/2014
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HealthCare.gov's Next Act: Accenture Preview
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
News
Brought in as a midseason replacement after the disastrous October 2013 launch of the Affordable Care Act website, Accenture says this year's open enrollment period should go much more smoothly.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 11/4/2014
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Direct-Satellite Internet Makes Gains
John Barnes, freelance writer
News
Data networks in the sky are becoming more practical and cost effective, even against cable and DSL networks, with more breakthroughs just over the horizon.
By John Barnes freelance writer, 11/3/2014
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GAO: Army Logistics Implementation Needs Tighter Controls
William Welsh, Contributing Writer
News
Best practices for schedule and cost estimates would ensure massive project is completed on time and at cost.
By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 11/3/2014
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Obama 2012 CTO: From Campaign To Enterprise
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
Commentary
Harper Reed talks about the pressure-cooker challenge of building an email-powered, microtargeted online fundraising machine in a hurry. See the video interview from Interop.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 11/3/2014
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DoD EHR Contract: Open Source Vs. Commercial
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
News
Pricewaterhouse Coopers and partner firms urge Department of Defense to consider open source VistA for EHR contract, vying against IBM/Epic and other commercial contenders.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/31/2014
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