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August 18th, 2016
Digital government refers to the production and delivery of information or services from the government to its citizens using digital technologies. Government organizations want to be able to more efficiently address citizen demands and subsequently share plans of improvement where citizens already are—online.
August 17th, 2016
As we’ve written here previously, the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP), is a federal government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services.
August 10th, 2016
Is the IT industry, in conjunction with the Department of Defense, really doing all it can do to better support the warfighter? Are technology leaders and DoD IT officers really helping soldiers on the battlefield “be all that they can be” with the latest roll-outs of technological innovations?
- Defense Intelligence Agency, DoD, DoDIIS, Government Cybersecurity, Intelligence Community, IT Integration
August 8th, 2016
The Department of Defense has a vast and widely complex manufacturing system that needs to be both technologically modern but also cost effective. The efficiencies of digital depots are key to the United States’ overall national security, and as such, cannot afford to lack any functional capabilities or modernity due to budget pressures.
July 13th, 2016
The Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) requires agencies to ensure that their CIO and other management officials take a more active role in the decision making for information technology acquisitions. While this may sound straightforward, legacy contracting processes and technology solutions are making compliance difficult.
June 28th, 2016
For years agencies have been “greening” their operations to increase efficiency and reduce costs. Unfortunately, today many administrative and citizen-based government processes still rely on hard paper. Adobe Sign is here to help.
June 21st, 2016
How should government agencies adapt and build for the future while simultaneously managing and integrating legacy systems? Agile development with DevOps, cloud security with FedRAMP, and cost-savings objectives through FITARA can help.
June 6th, 2016
The Autodesk Federal Solutions Team is helping to simplify the renovation process by assisting WCC in creating BIM (Building Information Modeling) models of their existing structures. The Autodesk Federal Solutions team recently partnered with CADD Microsystems, the Association of General Contractors, and Warrior Canine Connection (WCC) to turn 2 barns originally built in the 1930s into a modern facility for their puppy training program.
June 3rd, 2016
The word “change” used to carry a foreboding sense when applied to government technology, but in recent years the tide has shifted. From adopting agile development processes over waterfall methods, taking advantage of as-a-service buys rather than massive multi-year contracts, to the increasing support of innovation within government, public sector employees are growing increasingly accustomed to change.