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Watershed Moment

Demand for outsourcing forces CIOs to sharpen their negotiation, leadership and management skills.

Current Special Report / Big Data and Analytics in Government

The most recent Center for Digital Government Public CIO Special Report sheds light on the technology requirements for increasing amounts of data and the governance necessary to make sound judgements based on analytics - including the benefits, challenges and real-life examples of implementing big data analytics initiatives.


Why Not Mumbai?

Government resistance to offshore outsourcing remains strong despite proven benefits in the private sector.

Will IT Get a Passing Grade?

State technology offices, CIOs and departments of education struggle to meet No Child Left Behind's data requirements.

A Lasting Relationship

Constituent relationship management in government is in its early stages, yet CIOs can still gain some valuable insight.

Energy Hogs on the Server Farm

CIOs must start paying closer attention to their data center energy bills -- they're big ... and getting bigger.

Educating Vajda

William Vajda, the U.S. Department of Education's new CIO, brings decades of experience to an agency at the center of a critical mandate.