Agencies receive more Freedom of Information Act requests now than ever before. But their workforces haven’t kept up with the growing demand.
Renee Wynn, the NASA CIO, said during the upcoming ACT-IAC ELC ImaginationNation conference she’s interested in learning about SDN and zero trust networks.
As part of a broader customer service transformation under the President’s Mangement Agenda, the Defense Imagery Managment Operations Center (DIMOC) aims to “connect the dots” between its stovepiped program offices.
While the Trump administration expects agencies will spend less on records management in the long-term, NARA says agencies might save on time, but probably not money when transitioning to digital records.
The vast majority of agencies claim they’re on track to meet a key deadline in the path towards making the government less dependent on paper records, according to a new report from the National Archives and Records Administration.
April Chen, a senior product manager for Iron Mountain, provides three recommendations for agencies on how to meet the 2019 deadline for managing electronic records.
April Chen, a senior product manager for Iron Mountain, said agencies should start by assessing their current classification schemes and taxonomies to understand if they need to be updated or even rebuilt entirely.
Tom Kennedy, the vice president and general manager of Veritas Public Sector, said during the Innovation in Government show that two trends are impacting how agencies meet a series of OMB data management deadlines.
Proper records management should be focused on informing senior leadership and empowering them to make data-driven decisions quickly, according to Mark Patrick, chief of the Information Management Division of the Joint Staff.
Records management has rarely been a high priority for most agencies, and their practices have had difficulty keeping up with federal requirements.