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Re-Imagining Cloud With Open Source

GovLoop’s recent guide,How Cloud is Reinventing Government, explores thehow cloud is helping agencies unlock innovation and improve service delivery. The report includes four government case studies, best practices and insights from industry leaders. Below is an excerpt from our guide. Read the fullreport here. Government has used open source solutions in a variety of different… Read more »

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Leveraging Cloud Adoption in Your Agency

GovLoop’s recent guide,How Cloud is Reinventing Government, explores thehow cloud is helping agencies unlock innovation and improve service delivery. The report includes four government case studies, best practices and insights from industry leaders. Below is an excerpt from our guide. Read the fullreport here. This section was written by Mallory Thayer, GovLoop research fellow. Government… Read more »

Is It Time For An Attitude Check?

I recently had a long conversation with a childhood friend whom I haven’t seen for almost five years. She’s had a rough go of life, so it was fantastic to hear how well she was doing – and how much of a positive shift her life had taken. She told me she’d been meditating daily,… Read more »

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4 Ways CDM is Improving Governments Cybersecurity Efforts

Government needs to become more agile and efficient in the way it combats cyberthreats. Explore ourlatest guideon theContinuous Diagnostic and Mitigation (CDM)program to learn how. Steve Caimi, Industry Solutions Specialist forSourcefire(now part of Cisco), spoke with us about the opportunity which CDM presents, and how Sourcefire can help agencies prepare. To learn more about CDM,… Read more »

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Five Inexpensive Tips for Improving your Internal Organizational Culture

What is your sense of the culture of your organization? Is it mission-focused, optimistic about succeeding and engaged in tackling difficult issues with an anxiousness to solve them? Or has it become a territorial, negative, bureaucratic enterprise where every opportunity is met with “we could never do that” excuses that roll off the tongues of… Read more »

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Changing Government’s Perception on Cloud Computing

GovLoop’s recent guide,How Cloud is Reinventing Government, explores thehow cloud is helping agencies unlock innovation and improve service delivery. The report includes four government case studies, best practices and insights from industry leaders. Below is an excerpt from our guide. Read the fullreport here. Cloud computing is offering government new ways to re-imagine how services… Read more »

NG9-1-1: What Comes First? Governance or Technology?

Technological convergence of legacy and real-time data communications are quickly shaping emergency call taking and the role of Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) nation-wide. The result of current Emergency 9-1-1 (E9-1-1) trends, including technological progression, PSAP consolidation, and regional networks, is not only the evolution of the emergency response landscape, but the entire public safety… Read more »