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Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Industry Insights

Four Reasons Why More Agencies Are Adopting Virtualization (And Yours Should Too)

In the past two years, federal IT managers have been given a significant mandate to improve agency IT operations. Processes need streamlining, projects need reduced overhead costs, and agencies need quicker deployment times. A growing number of federal departments – from the Department of Defense to the Department of Energy– are deploying desktop virtualization.

Management

Collaborating in the Cloud

Software developers share resources online to speed systems to the warfighter.

Managing Technology

Collaborating in the Cloud

Software developers share resources online to speed systems to the warfighter.

Oversight

Government faces a data deluge

Agencies have turned to virtualization to process a growing stockpile of information.

Features

Data Deluge

Agencies have turned to virtualization to process a growing stockpile of information. Now the challenge is where to put it all.

Management

Drilling Down

Agencies use analytics software to comb filings for errors and fraud before payments go out.

Managing Technology

Drilling Down

Agencies use analytics software to comb filings for errors and fraud before payments go out.

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Features

The Need for Speed

As agencies rush to adopt the latest technology tools, they’re leaving the traditional approach to information security behind.

Management

Outbreak

Agencies lag at telework, but could H1N1 be the catalyst for change?

Managing Technology

Outbreak

Agencies lag at telework, but could H1N1 be the catalyst for change?

Management

No Looking Back

Agencies must upgrade Internet services by 2012.

Features

Forecast: Mostly Cloudy

Government technologists want to deploy cloud computing, but agencies must learn to let go.

Managing Technology

No Looking Back

Agencies must upgrade Internet services by 2012.

Management

Twittery Jitters

New social media sites raise age-old dangers of unauthorized software.

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Managing Technology

Twittery Jitters

New social media sites raise age-old dangers of unauthorized software.

Features

Infomania

As participatory government brings an onslaught of public comments online, agencies will need the right tools to make sense of it all.

Management

Unlocking Ideas

Informed agencies use social media to brainstorm without exposing secrets.

Managing Technology

Unlocking Ideas

Informed agencies use social media to brainstorm without exposing secrets.

Features

Safe Bets

IT initiatives likely to go on in some form or another no matter who wins in November.

Features

The Next Internet

Agencies are ready for the next-generation Internet, which could revolutionize the delivery of public services. But will they take advantage of it?