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Ten Smart Things to Know About Storage

Learn about trends, developments and tips to make your storage environment more efficient.


The Procurement Official's Guide to the Cloud

Read this handbook for step-by-step insights on how to become a change agent within the procurement process and get actionable information to develop modern policies and best practices for cloud purchasing.

Data Management for Crisis Response and Recovery

The success of an organization's response to a crisis hinges to a large degree on its ability to manage the accompanying deluge of data. Whether you're responding to a natural disaster, an economic collapse, or a disease outbreak, the capability to leverage data as an asset is critical.

Service Management Beyond IT

Read this paper to find out how an IT services management platform in the cloud helps North Carolina improve responsiveness in times of crisis and calm.

Building a Platform for Smarter Government

State and local governments have higher than ever expectations to provide private-sector levels of service to their citizens. Learn how state agencies, higher education institutions and local governments can purchase smart government tools more easily and cost-effectively through the National Association of State Procurement Officials (NASPO) ValuePoint® cooperative purchasing contract.

7 Characteristics of Successful Hybrid Cloud Strategies

Hybrid cloud is the infrastructure of choice for enterprises that want the benefits of public cloud, while still supporting and running on-premise and private cloud workloads. According to Gartner, by 2020, 75% of organizations will have deployed a multicloud or hybrid cloud model. A hybrid cloud environment simplifies digital transformation by providing interoperability, workload portability, and strategic flexibility.

Build a Modern IT Foundation for Maximum Business Efficiency

Studies show that IT spends 71% of its budget on maintenance. The process of IT optimization helps you incrementally reclaim that budget. With an optimized IT foundation that supports automation and scales as you grow, you can implement what you want, when you want, without complex processes. By optimizing IT, you can focus your staff and budget on the projects that deliver deeper value to your customers. Learn how in this Red Hat e-book.

Funding Safe and Secure Elections During COVID-19

Read this brief to learn more about how the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) can help your state modernize election infrastructure and address the dual challenges of election security and voting in the midst of a global pandemic.

High-speed Satellite Connectivity for Remote Government Operations

This white paper describes the current landscape for communications-on-the-move and manpack operations for applications such as early entry, continuity of operations and emergency response and how to easily    and affordably address the need for full motion video and high-speed data using compact, easy-to-set-up antennas.

Navigating the Next Normal: A resource guide for state and local IT leaders during the COVID-19 recovery and beyond

The Center for Digital Government is developing this resource guide in collaboration with state and local IT leaders who participate in our Digital States Performance Institute and Digital Communities initiatives. Our intent is to provide insights and practical advice to IT leaders throughout the nation as they navigate the complex terrain of recovery. We believe the process of restarting next-normal operations can logically be divided into three phases, falling roughly into 30-, 60- and 90-da

Public Sector Cloud-to-Cloud Data Protection for Office 365 and Teams

Your guide to extending Office 365 retention policies to ensure backup regulatory compliance and meet agency SLAs.