January 31, 2018 The current administration has made the cloud a key component of its strategy for IT modernization, citing its “excellent levels of functionality, cost effectiveness, and security.” However, the administration also acknowledges that, despite its well-known benefits, broad scale migration to the cloud remains stymied in many agencies. The challenge is twofold. First, agencies need a better understanding of the obstacles to cloud adoption and how to overcome them. In particular, they need to understand the different approaches to the cloud and how to select the one that best meets their requirements. Second, agencies need to think in new ways about the cloud—recognizing the opportunities it presents to transform their operations.
January 24, 2018 Rather than simply upgrading outdated technology, agencies should develop an infrastructure that actually improves the performance and agility of the workforce. In part, that means providing an infrastructure that enables employees to access the information and services they need whether they are working in the office, at home or on the road. It also means providing them with tools that foster better communication and team decision-making. Register to learn about the strategies for making digital transformation a reality.
January 23, 2018 From self-driving cars to ships patrolling the seas, autonomous vehicles are about to change the modern landscape – in the commercial sector and in defense. Join this Webcast for an introduction to the fundamentals of autonomy, including approaches for achieving autonomy, challenges beyond technology and what makes a system “autonomous.” Leidos’ Chief Autonomy Scientist, Dr. Bob Touchton, will provide examples from the current state of autonomous systems, as well as the latest research and use cases. Attendees will leave the session with a deeper understanding of how to insert and manage autonomy in their programs as well as insight into discussions on the topic.
January 18, 2018 While government decision makers are starting to realize the benefits that Cloud solutions offer, there are still many questions to be answered and challenges to overcome. Making the right decision for your agency can be difficult if you don’t have all the facts about the different cloud platforms available or the multitude of providers. Join us on January 18th at 2pm ET for a live webcast to discover what government agencies need do to move UC to the Cloud.
January 10, 2018 Join Route Fifty live from the National Governors Association’s Transportation Innovation Summit during CES2018 in Las Vegas. CES is the annual ‘what’s next’ in technology. This year, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval is welcoming his colleagues, as well as state government transportation leadership from across the nation, to Las Vegas to discuss how technological innovation is creating new opportunities and challenges for the public sector. Our discussion will focus on transportation technologies that are here today and poised to revolutionize a lot more than our trip to the grocery store.
November 9, 2017
October 26, 2017 Earlier this year, the President signed an Executive Order designed to strengthen the cybersecurity of federal networks by calling on agency heads to collaborate and use a common framework to manage risks. Join our panel to learn about the requirements of the Executive Order and strategies that agencies can use to implement the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s framework and ensure critical IT infrastructure remain safe and secure. Citrix and Intel are very engaged through their investments in new technologies and welcome you to this exciting panel.
September 19, 2017 The fundamental nature of intergovernmental relations is changing. From immigration to climate change, state and local governments sometimes find themselves at odds with federal policy. Governors and mayors are stepping to the forefront on international relations and trade. Funding formulas for healthcare, homeland security, social services, taxation and infrastructure are all up for debate. During this viewcast we’ll look at what the Trump administration’s agenda means for state and local governments across the country.
September 13, 2017 When it comes to big data, the proper system is necessary to avoid major data bottlenecks and accessibility challenges, allowing agencies to get the right information to the right people at the right time. The latest technology to improve scale and speed is flash storage. Join us on September 13 for a digital conversation as we discuss how flash storage will allow federal agencies to utilize new tools and data, enhance flexibility and provide user-focused tools to optimize performance and mitigate time wasted.
September 12, 2017 As the Federal Government’s experts in human capital management and training, Joseph Kennedy from the Office of Personnel Management’s HR Solutions, Lesley Field and other experts in human capital management, outlined tools agencies can use to implement their workforce restructuring plans. We discussed how human capital category management intersects with – and offers new ways to support – agency efforts to reshape their workforce. The Viewcast included agency and industry perspectives on how this new reform initiative helps agencies meet their mission goals and sets the stage for the next generation of federal employees.