Overseas orientation and language courses will be among those available to the foreign affairs community.
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Technology chief is poorly positioned to manage departmentwide IT projects, report says.
Success in reaching 2005 goals uneven, with cybersecurity one area that is lagging.
Federal technology executives’ confidence in cybersecurity also slips.
Agency plans to train 500 employees a year to work away from the office.
Agencies must develop plans within six months to streamline process of releasing information to public.
Announcement comes as another report is released finding the government is failing to make IT security a priority.
Employees at agencies that incorporate the work arrangement in emergency planning feel better-prepared for disaster, survey finds.
OPM survey shows that nearly 19 percent of eligible employees used the alternate work arrangement in 2004.
Agencies have until Feb. 15 to submit their first transition plans for shift to Internet protocol version 6, or IPv6.