Federal agencies are slowly making the switch to the new Internet Protocol, IPv6, which promises a near limitless supply of IP addresses and greater security. But beneath the surface, the transition process raises significant security concerns.
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New methods of technology procurement can help federal agencies obtain tools that can enhance collaboration and empower users.
The military's latest recruitment and retention numbers are positive, but there are serious qualitative retention concerns that bring the military's ability to adapt to a new security environment into question.
The federal government's newest health research institute, PCORI, is using big data to take a patient-centric approach to medical research.
To help achieve its ambitious audit readiness goals, the Pentagon can enhance awareness of mission critical assets through M2M.
Real-time data and analytics can empower agencies to act quickly and more effectively to achieve their missions -- from infrastructure protection, to environmental conservation, to disaster relief.
Shared services and thoughtful centralization can help agencies be more efficient.
On May 12-13, Government Executive Media Group hosted Excellence in Government 2014, bringing together more than 700 federal employees to share ideas on how to improve mission-effectiveness and efficiency across federal agencies. GBC covered the conference and compiled summaries of individual sessions.
Government innovation is the talk of the town, but what does it actually look like? The answer is less expensive and technology-intensive than many think.
Budget pressures, mandates to reduce space, and promises of productivity are urging agencies to reassess where--and how--people work.