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Feds Hesitate Moving IT Services To The Cloud
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
Government IT execs compare transitioning data to the cloud to giving their kids the keys to a new convertible.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 9/11/2014
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City Of Austin Broadens Data Analysis Efforts
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
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Austin picks MicroStrategy to help the city analyze data across municipal departments, from police and fire to maintenance and permitting.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 9/10/2014
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3 Reasons Government Must Invest In Mobile Software
Stephen Rodriguez, Managing Partner, Coldon Strategic Advisors
Commentary
Government needs apps that meet regulatory requirements, as well as the needs of its workers.
By Stephen Rodriguez Managing Partner, Coldon Strategic Advisors, 9/10/2014
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LA Moves To Drupal To Improve Website Management
Patience Wait,
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Los Angeles will move its 40 sites to the open platform and add features such as user notifications, subscriptions, and event registration.
By Patience Wait , 9/9/2014
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Accenture Wins $53 Million Army ERP Contract
Sherly Mendoza, freelance writer
News
Accenture Federal Services will continue to refine the consolidated financial planning system.
By Sherly Mendoza freelance writer, 9/9/2014
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IoT, Mobile Give Government IT New Challenges
Henry Kenyon,
News
New mobile devices and the coming Internet of Things might change the way government identifies workers and allows data access, say experts.
By Henry Kenyon , 9/9/2014
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NASA Cloud Migration Saves Millions
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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NASA moves nasa.gov and engineering apps to Amazon Web Services and open source software, transforming space agency's infrastructure.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 9/5/2014
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White House Pulls New CTO From Google
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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Megan Smith, known for her work with Google's advanced technology exploration arm, replaces Todd Park as CTO. Job one: federal tech innovation.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 9/4/2014
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Why The Industrial IoT Must Be Mobile
Kurt Marko, Contributing Editor
News
The Internet of Things demands reliable connectivity, yet standards are up in the air. Here's what that means for your strategy.
By Kurt Marko Contributing Editor, 9/4/2014
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NASA Mars App Redefines 'Mission Creep'
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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As a planned six-month Mars rover mission has stretched into a decade, the Analyst's Notebook app has morphed to manage the increasing amount of data generated.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/3/2014
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Secure The Core: Advice For Agencies Under Attack
Vijay Basani, CEO, EiQ Networks
Commentary
When facing state-sponsored attacks, perimeter security is never enough.
By Vijay Basani CEO, EiQ Networks, 9/3/2014
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Hillary Clinton Talks Tech: 9 Facts
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Hillary Clinton explained how she sees technology fitting into the recovering US economy, at Nexenta OpenSDx conference. Here are nine things we learned.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/2014
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Wanted By DHS: Breakout Ideas On Domestic Cybersecurity
William Welsh, Contributing Writer
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Department of Homeland Security plans to fund cyber defense research efforts to develop pragmatic tools that can be deployed quickly, says Forrester.
By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 9/2/2014
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HealthCare.gov Names Counihan Its First CEO
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
Kevin Counihan, who ran Connecticut's successful state-based health insurance exchange, becomes HealthCare.gov's leader.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 8/27/2014
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Ohio State Agencies Embrace Private Cloud
Allen Bernard, Freelance Writer
News
Ohio forced state agencies to consolidate IT infrastructure and coordinate IT goals, resulting in fewer staffers and lower costs.
By Allen Bernard Freelance Writer, 8/27/2014
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Steerage To The Stars: The Cheapsat Revolution
John Barnes, freelance writer
News
As the cost of putting small digital satellites in orbit continues to fall, what can these little explorers do? Businesses, agencies, and scientists want in.
By John Barnes freelance writer, 8/27/2014
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Why Federal Agencies Lag Behind On Mobile Tech
Henry Kenyon,
News
Dearth of government-wide mobile policies hurt agencies' rollout of new mobile technologies, says Defense Information Systems Agency chief.
By Henry Kenyon , 8/26/2014
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Navy's CANES Contract: Network Virtualization At Sea
Henry Kenyon,
News
US Navy Awards CANES contracts, valued at $2.5 billion, begins network consolidation, cyber defense upgrades.
By Henry Kenyon , 8/25/2014
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Todd Park To Exit Federal CTO Role, Says Fortune
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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Fortune Magazine is reporting White House CTO will leave that post but may help with Silicon Valley recruiting.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 8/22/2014
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Oregon Sues Oracle Over Failed Healthcare Website
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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Oracle first sued Oregon, and now the state responds with lawsuit claiming the company's "shoddy" performance is to blame for health insurance exchange website debacle.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 8/22/2014
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