The release of the iPad2 – Apple’s latest version of its tablet computer – is not just hype but a sign of an increasingly mobile federal workforce.
With the release of the iPad 2 coming in the next few days, the tablet technology could soon transform the way you do your job.
David Rice has also served as a Global Network Vulnerability analyst for the National Security Agency, sources tell Computer Business Review.
NIST’s Randall Easter outlines what Apple would have to do in order to make its products available for government jobs.
SC Magazine reports that Macs and other Apple products will be targets of malware in 2011.
Info Security reports that the U.K. ban on Apple’s iPhone and iPad is due to the company’s refusal to allow British intelligence review the source code.
Agencies are testing an assortment of smartphones and tablet computers to improve how their workforces meet their missions. But there still are questions about the security of these devices.
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The space agency also is testing other smartphone devices, including the Android and iPad. It is one of the first agencies to approve the issuance of iPhones to employees. Employees also have the ability to develop applications for smartphones.
The service names 25 software tools as winners in the Apps for the Army contest. Lt. Gen. Sorenson says the competition proves agile software development can be done well in the Army. He says a new memo is coming out that will change how the Army develops apps in the future.