National Institute for Standards and Technology issues first draft of guidelines intended to help federal agencies balance benefits and risks of third-party mobile apps.By Richard W. Walker , 8/28/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Kevin Counihan, who ran Connecticut's successful state-based health insurance exchange, becomes HealthCare.gov's leader.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 8/27/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Short answer: not IT. Enterprises don't want bare-bones IaaS for the same reasons they don't buy $299 PCs at Wal-Mart. Providers must focus on support, not undercutting rivals.By Art Wittmann , 8/27/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Ohio forced state agencies to consolidate IT infrastructure and coordinate IT goals, resulting in fewer staffers and lower costs.By Allen Bernard Freelance Writer, 8/27/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Dearth of government-wide mobile policies hurt agencies' rollout of new mobile technologies, says Defense Information Systems Agency chief.
By Henry Kenyon , 8/26/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Fortune Magazine is reporting White House CTO will leave that post but may help with Silicon Valley recruiting.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/22/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 Healthcare, 8/22/201413 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center in Mississippi will offer open source training and Linux certification for military personnel and civilians in groundbreaking new program.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 8/22/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Office of Management and Budget wants agencies to mimic private-sector accountability practices. Compliance will require private sector discipline.By Chris Steel Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions, 8/22/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
California's Cochran v. Schwan court case casts a pall over BYOD plans, but clear corporate policies can eliminate liability concerns.By Mike Jennett Enterprise IT Mobility Program Director, HP, 8/22/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At the 2014 GRC Conference, House IG Theresa Grafenstine argues internal auditors must be more forward looking -- and explains why being exempt from regulations just makes her job harder.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/20/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mobile malware continues to proliferate, particularly on Android devices. These four steps help counter the threat.By Julie M. Anderson Managing Director, Civitas Group, 8/20/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Security audit groups ISACA and IIA weigh in on what role the board of directors should play in an enterprise's cybersecurity strategies. By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/19/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gamification will finally meet its promise when we can deliver a dose of the blissful productivity gamers feel, rather than just a badge.By E. Kelly Fitzsimmons Co-founder, HarQen, 8/18/201411 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
IT Salary Survey 2014: Application DevelopmentDevelopers' raises matched or beat inflation in 2014, and middle-aged men working at large firms on the coasts fared best. Still, software development remains a well-paying field for everyone.