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Balancing Military Service and a Civilian Career Pays Off for These IT Professionals

These IT professionals cite their ongoing and past military obligations as a key to their success.

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.


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2 Nations’ Approaches to Data Center and Email Consolidation

Canada and the U.S. have ambitious targets for technology consolidation — and very different approaches.
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Marketing the IT Department

Offering more shared services, IT departments work on building their brand and targeting new customers.

5 Issues to Consider Before Deploying Cloud-Based Email for Law Enforcement

Why putting law enforcement and criminal justice email in the cloud isn’t a simple task.

Consistent Federal IT Rules May Ease State and Local Cloud Adoption

Officials say FedRAMP will launch this year, removing a key obstacle to federal cloud adoption — and states may benefit too.

10 Tips for Data Visualization

Designing analytics user interfaces for government decision-makers.