Rather than take on big data for big data’s sake, agencies should be strategic in their approach, writes Bill Cull.
Studies show that most government leaders are unsurprised when IT projects are delivered late, over budget or scrapped before being implemented. But there is a way to dramatically improve the chances for success. Bob Woods and Marybeth Fraser offer some key steps to make it happen.
Steve Kelman's experience with a festive holiday season in Beijing is marred by air pollution.
Mexico is one of just a few countries that has successfully evolved from single-party rule to a democracy, Steve Kelman learns.
Server virtualization is about more than mobility and efficiency — it can also help agencies succeed in the quest for a secure, private cloud.
Careful planning and deliberate implementation lead to mobility success, writes Eric Rife. Read on for 5 specific steps to take.
Steve Kelman is visiting Mexico as part of a Harvard University program for Mexican government managers.
The decade-old effort to make the government more transparent, accessible and efficient with IT has been effective, but there's a long way yet to go, writes Tom Simmons.
'Ethical hacking' training for young people has some risks, but Steve Kelman thinks that bringing the enthusiasm of the young to bear is an idea with many applications in government.
Trendy buzzwords should never be allowed to obscure the fact that IT consulting is all about having a positive effect on the mission and the bottom line, writes Bob Woods.
Agencies have the opportunity to enhance productivity and innovation but only if they learn to manage collaborative efforts effectively
John Klossner has an idea for solving the management concerns of BYOD.
The late Congressman Jack Brooks came from an era when one person with passion could make a difference, writes Frank McDonough.
An experience in a movie line triggers thoughts of government oversight and the press for Steve Kelman.
The Federal Trade Commission is neglecting the privacy concerns connected to data collection and usage policies, especially in cloud-based systems, argues Paul Rosenzweig.
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