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Content tagged with Enterprise Architecture posted in November 2013
Keep Data Off Mobile Devices & Away From Adversaries
Commentary  |  11/27/2013
Why we must focus on protecting the data rather than securing mobile devices.
NASA Launches Online Tech Licensing Tool
News  |  11/27/2013
QuickLaunch streamlines the licensing of more than 30 of the space agency's technologies.
Argonne Lab Taking Next Steps To Exascale Computing
News  |  11/26/2013
Government sponsored research focuses on barriers to massive parallel processing.
Obamacare Drives One Health Plan's BPM Adoption
News  |  11/25/2013
Regulatory changes brought about by the Affordable Care Act prompted Fallon Health Plans to decide it needed a flexible framework for automating its business process management.
HealthCare.gov Repairs: Traffic Goal In Sight
News  |  11/22/2013
Consumers will be able to enroll normally by end of November, when HealthCare.gov is expected to handle a full traffic load, says an Obama administration troubleshooter.
Lessons From A Successful Government Data Site
Commentary  |  11/22/2013
The success stories of Recovery.gov and FederalReporting.gov demonstrate that the government can and does get things right.
Inside New York State's Health Site Launch
News  |  11/21/2013
Where Healthcare.gov has failed, N.Y.'s marketplace has succeeded because of good planning, say a state official and the contractor CSC.
Thanks Obama! Technology Should Not Be An Afterthought
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
The HealthCare.gov debacle offers valuable lessons.
OMB Sets Agency Deadlines To Strengthen Cybersecurity
News  |  11/21/2013
The Obama administration issues new guidelines for continuous monitoring programs to bolster information security.
Cyber Insecurity: When Contractors Are Weak Link
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
Government and defense contractors play a crucial role in protecting sensitive information. But the evidence suggests they are losing the battle.
Creating A Marketplace For Public-Private Innovations
News  |  11/19/2013
Former US Transportation Department CIO Nitin Pradhan discusses why he established GOVonomy to match government needs with innovative technology startups
Information Sharing: Applying What We’ve Learned Since 9/11
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
The National Strategy for Information Sharing builds on the lessons learned since the 2001 terrorist attacks, but more needs to be done.
Amazon's CIA Win Hurt More Than IBM's Pride
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
By winning a $600 million CIA contract, Amazon Web Services has positioned itself as equal to IBM in building secure systems and superior in large-scale, elastic systems.
Why Agile Development Isn't Enough
Commentary  |  11/18/2013
To maintain development speed and flexibility, companies should consider an API-centric architecture and cloud-centric deployment.
White House Unveils Big Data Projects, Round 2
News  |  11/18/2013
The White House announces dozens of new government-business-nonprofit collaborations to use big data for medical research, economics, and more.
What Early Adopters Learned Moving Email To The Cloud
News  |  11/18/2013
Federal agencies are seeing productivity gains, as well as IT savings, but choosing the best platforms has become a more strategic decision for federal CIOs.
Welcome To The New InformationWeek
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
We're leaving behind the old, one-way publishing model of business technology journalism and pioneering an approach that emphasizes community and true multiway discourse.
CIO Leadership Calculus
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
How the mathematics of collaboration can improve CIOs' chances for success leading their organizations and themselves.
The Troubling Decline Of IT Security Training
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
Can our governments really afford to fall further behind in IT security competence? Recruiting isn't enough.
GPS Backup Plans Still Incomplete
News  |  11/15/2013
Agencies tasked with developing backup plans for federally run GPS systems are making insufficient progress.
LinkedIn Adds Pulse For News
News  |  11/14/2013
LinkedIn pushes customized content with the integration of news curation app Pulse for desktop and mobile versions.
Motorola's Moto G Targets Emerging Markets
News  |  11/13/2013
Motorola thinks the Moto G can win over smartphone buyers who want more performance at a lower price point.
IBM To Buy Fiberlink For Mobile Management
News  |  11/13/2013
IBM is set to expand its BYOD capabilities through a deal for Fiberlink, a cloud-based mobile-management and security services provider.
Google Pushes Android KitKat To Nexus Tablets
News  |  11/13/2013
Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets will be upgraded to Android 4.4 KitKat in the coming days.
Dr. Dobb's Annual Developer Salary Survey 2013
News  |  11/12/2013
Salaries for software developers are on the rise, driven by the proliferation of mobile startups. Will the trend continue?
How To Get Obamacare Moving Now
Commentary  |  11/11/2013
CMS should let insurance brokers use its eligibility hub to start enrolling people who have been frustrated by HealthCare.gov.
Google Barge: 10 Informative Images
Slideshows  |  11/11/2013
When Google's floating cultural exhibit opens to the public, you probably won't see many Apple devices on board. Take a closer look at what we've learned so far.
How To Build An Analytics A-Team
News  |  11/11/2013
Five key big data roles will emerge as analytics tools become more popular in the enterprise, says one analyst firm.
Federal IT Spending To Grow Slightly In 2014
News  |  11/8/2013
Big data, cloud and mobile tech in heavy demand as agencies seek efficiencies.
Federal Agencies Lagging On IT Savings Mandate
News  |  11/7/2013
Some agencies have failed to develop a comprehensive action plan or outlined efforts to migrate to shared services, which are required as part of the federal PortfolioStat initiative.
Facebook Open Sources Presto SQL Query Engine
News  |  11/7/2013
Facebook commits its Presto SQL-on-Hadoop technology to open source, offering another path to mainstream big data analysis.
Fermilab Gains Agility Managing IT In The Cloud
News  |  11/5/2013
Energy Department's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory migrates its IT services management system to ServiceNow and earns ISO 20000 certification for operational excellence.
IBM Answers Big Data Competition
Commentary  |  11/5/2013
IBM responds to big data trendsetters, from Amazon and Cloudera to Splunk and Tableau. Here's what IBM offers now, what's coming and what stands out.
Android KitKat Security Teardown: 4 Hits, 1 Miss
News  |  11/5/2013
Google sweetens Android with SELinux, plus anti-rootkit technology that makes life difficult for malware -- but also for Android modders.
Gigabit Internet: Start Planning
News  |  11/5/2013
Gigabit Internet access is key to the future of our cities. It's time to start expecting it and planning for it.
Social Media In Government: Managing The Risks
Commentary  |  11/4/2013
Government CISOs have an added layer of responsibilities in balancing the pros and cons of social media in their organizations.
UPS Nets Huge Fuel Savings With Analytics
News  |  11/4/2013
UPS' ORION telematics optimization program has already saved 1.5 million gallons of fuel per year by tightening logistics.
MicroStrategy Tries Free To Win Customers
Commentary  |  11/1/2013
Business intelligence vendor MicroStrategy introduces free, easy-to-use desktop and cloud products to get potential customers to take a second look at the company.
Windows 8.1 vs. OS X Mavericks: Free Upgrade Showdown
News  |  11/1/2013
Microsoft's Windows 8.1 and Apple's OS X Mavericks both have grabbed market share quickly, according to Net Applications, but that doesn't mean they're on equal ground.
Why Enterprise Social Collaboration Means Business
Commentary  |  11/1/2013
New research highlights the concrete business benefits that can result from social collaboration.


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