MetLife's IT staff spent two days updating 311 computers to provide disadvantaged school children with their own home computers.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 10/27/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
To meet regulatory obligations -- and avoid accusations of cover-up and incompetence -- federal agencies must get serious about digitizing records.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/27/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Accenture's Elaine Beeman outlines the principles of the federal Digital Playbook and how they relate to projects like relaunching HealthCare.gov.By Elaine Beeman Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services Management Consulting, 10/27/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Helsinki Think Company, a new initiative that offers meeting space for entrepreneurial-minded students, proves that nurturing tech startups is not a virtual exercise.By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor, Inside3DP.com, 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
US Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) says we must still address questions about accountability and transparency to ensure an open, secure, stable Internet.By Mark Warner US Senator, 10/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Creator of cloud apps for government buys Government Outreach, known for citizen relationship management tools.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/15/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
When used to benefit the individual, "choice architecture" helps citizens make better choices. It means thinking hard about software defaults.By Julie M. Anderson Managing Director, Civitas Group, 10/15/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Twitter claims the government is restricting its free speech by limiting what it can disclose about requests for customer data.By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/9/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A tight but effective IT budget creates opportunities for new investments in digital government, say government IT leaders at Gartner Symposium.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/8/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Big data is about more than just business. It holds potential to address social problems and improve the lives of people around the world.By Vijay Raghavan Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, LexisNexis, 9/24/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Open source programmers and maverick election officials want to improve the way we vote, register to vote, and count the votes. Wish them luck.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 9/16/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Case between the US government and Microsoft reveals the shortcomings of current laws.By Daniel Castro Senior Analyst, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, 9/5/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
IT Salary Survey 2014: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.