open source

  • How one contractor belittled the White House’s IT modernization strategy

    Oracle called the government’s efforts to modernize technology “out of sync” and filled with “false narratives.”

  • Federal CIOs: An outsider’s perspective

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, eGlobal Tech Senior Consultant Phil Crawford, and Chief Strategy Officer Branko Primetica join host John Gilroy to give their perspectives on the federal CIO position. September 26, 2017

  • Can open source help agencies manage big data?

    How can an open source system called Hadoop help federal agencies manage large amounts of data? Find out when Shaun Bierweiler, president of Hortonworks Federal and Henry Sowell, technical director of the company’s public sector, join host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk. August 15, 2017

  • Acquia: Thinking ahead in federal IT

    Tom Cochran, chief digital strategist and vice president at Acquia, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how ti improve information technology in the federal government. February 21, 2017

  • Alfresco: The leading edge of digital transformations

    Austin Adams, VP of Public Sector at Alfresco, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company is helping agencies with their digital transformations. He’ll also discuss digital trends for federal IT professionals in 2017. January 31, 2017

  • Geography & open source

    Anthony Calamito, the chief evangelist of Boundless, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company helps federal IT professionals use open source geospatial information to solve complex problems. December 13, 2016

  • DevOps & agile software development

    Matt Howard, executive vice president for Market Development at Sonatype joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company can help your agency’s IT professionals put together code in a more efficient manner. November 29, 2016

  • Faster unified capabilities and open source code on DISA’s plate for 2017

    DISA is trying to speed up its acquisition of collaborative video, voice and data services.

  • OMB launches Code.gov, but agencies push for open source to go farther

    The Office of Management and Budget launched Code.gov, a repository of open source code that can pull from and use on their own. It’s part of the administration’s Federal Source Code Policy, which OMB released this summer. Yet some federal CIOs said the push for open source has the opportunity to go even one step further.

  • Open source & cloud computing

    David Egts, chief technologist, North America Public Sector at Red Hat, will discuss cloud migration, and how open source and Red Hat have helped several agencies achieve that transition. July 26, 2016