Weekly Roundup: February 12-16, 2018

Friday, February 16th, 2018 - 17:55
John Kamensky Feb 12 – 16

Weekly Roundup: January 8 - 12, 2018

Monday, January 15th, 2018 - 11:18
Michael J. Keegan

Weekly Roundup: December 18-22, 2017

Friday, December 22nd, 2017 - 13:20
DOD Acquisition Reform Panel. In an Op-Ed in Federal Times, Dee Lee and Hannah Oh write: “Repealing or amending outdated provisions that bog down the acquisition process is long overdue.

Weekly Roundup: December 4-8, 2017

Friday, December 8th, 2017 - 11:53
John Kamensky Disaster Response: Brings Out the Best in Feds. Government Executive covered the SES Rank Awards ceremony.  Both SBA Administrator Linda McMahon and Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Elaine Duke praised the dedication and response of thousands of career civil servants to the three major hurricanes in recent months.

Re-Imagining Government Modernization

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 - 13:14
Guest blogger: Tim Stitely, IBM Vice President for Federal Healthcare As the Former Chief Information Officer for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and a civil servant for over 20 years from the level of clerk typist through the Senior Executive Service, I have seen many "Modernization" initiatives to optimize and otherwise change Government. Sometimes this is process-oriented or people-driven, and usually lands a lot on technology. The initiatives have come under many names, including Reinventing Government and the President’s Management Agenda.

Weekly Roundup: October 30 – November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3rd, 2017 - 13:00
IT Reforms Create Breathing Room.  NextGov reports: “Obama-era technology modernization programs and legislation are beginning to have a substantial effect freeing up IT budget money, but there’s a long way left to go, industry executives said during a Professional Services Council market forecast Wednesday. . . .

Weekly Roundup: October 23-27, 2017

Friday, October 27th, 2017 - 12:37
John Kamensky

Insider Threats Part II: Current and Recommended Strategies to Mitigate Insider Threats

Monday, October 16th, 2017 - 10:29
The first blog in this series presented information about Insider Threat policies and key organizations working to prevent Insider Threats.  This blog will focus on current, IT-based, and recommended, whole-person risk-rating, efforts to detect and prevent Insider Threats.  The next blog

Making sense of the IT Modernization challenge

Monday, October 2nd, 2017 - 9:13
Guest bloggers: Mike Conger and Michael Preis, IBM Global Business Services.

Announcing the Center’s Newest Research Report Topics

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 - 13:22
We are pleased to announce our latest round of awards for new reports on key public sector challenges, which respond to priorities identified in the Center's research agenda. Our content is intended to stimulate and accelerate the production of practical research that benefits public sector leaders and managers. We expect the following reports to be published in early 2018. Short summaries of each report follow. Modernizing Government IT  by Dr. Gregory S. Dawson, Arizona State University