open source

  • How cloud, open source enable new digital experience government

    Dan Katz, technical director for the public sector at Acquia, makes the case for cloud platforms and open source software for digital experience management as a way for agencies to more easily and quickly migrate to a digital environment.

  • 4 things every CIO should be paying attention to

    Austin Adams, vice president for public sector for Alfresco, highlights how agencies can improve the way they manage information in meeting a host of the administration’s requirements.

  • Agencies smarter in how they deliver IT, OMB says

    The 4th quarter update on Performance.gov details progress and plans for 2016.

  • Content & business process management

    Austin Adams, vice president at Alfresco explains how his company can help agencies with content and business process management. December 29, 2015

  • GSA moves into Act 2 of IT consolidation effort

    David Shive, the GSA chief information officer, said encouraging more employees to take advantage of the virtual desktop interface (VDI) technology, and modernizing and rationalizing applications are the next steps to improve the agency’s technology environment.

  • Acceptance of open source, cloud a slow roll

    The never-ending talk about cloud computing makes it seem like agencies have fully bought in and everything is going to the cloud. But a recent event with several federal technology executives showed just how far cloud and open source have to go.

  • Federal open source software activities are growing

    The wave of the future in government digital innovation may be in the open source arena, says Federal Drive host Tom Temin.

  • SSA’s big data project speeds up transition to innovation culture

    The Social Security Administration used excess desktop computers and an open source platform to tackle its big data challenge. For its efforts, ACT-IAC named SSA’s improper payments and data analytics program a finalist in the Igniting Innovation awards.

  • NGA’s belief in open source, crowdsourcing heating up

    The National Geospatial Intelligence Agency turned to GitHub, an open source platform, for help in developing mission apps. NGA earlier this week placed its first open source developed app on iTunes.

  • NGA’s belief in open source, crowdsourcing heating up

    The National Geospatial Intelligence Agency turned to GitHub, an open source platform, for help in developing mission apps. NGA earlier this week placed its first open source developed app on iTunes.