4 ways to keep enterprise content management systems relevant

4 ways to keep enterprise content management systems relevant

An updated ECM strategy ensures information and process flow across the expanding government enterprise.

The insider threat in employees’ pockets

The insider threat in employees’ pockets

Five experts offer advice on managing risks when agency employees bring their own mobile devices to work

DOD Enterprise Classified Travel Kit Gateways

DISA comm kits offer secure mobile access

Defense Department mobile users will now be able to make classified voice, video and data calls and access SIPRNet through the Internet with the DOD Enterprise Classified Travel Kit Gateways.

Chicago busts bus bunching

Chicago is implementing a Bus Transit Management System to address the "bunching" that has contributed to inefficiency in its public transportation.

When your phone tells you to stop texting and drive

When your phone tells you to stop texting and drive

An app alerts drivers sitting at red lights in Walnut Creek, Calif., that the light is about to change and refocuses them on the road.

States go for mobile makeovers

Five states have revamped websites to offer better search, mobile-friendliness and improved citizen services, while a sixth is out with an Apple Watch app.

Navy starts migration from BlackBerry to Apple and Android

Navy starts migration from BlackBerry to Apple and Android

Users on the Navy Marine Corps Intranet may now begin transitioning from BlackBerry devices to Apple smartphones and tablets, with migration to Android devices expected for later this year.

Agencies responsible for text message archiving

Text messages sent from government-issued mobile devices, and government communications on privately-owned mobile devices, are being treated as public records.

Army Training Network now accessible without a CAC card

Army Training Network goes mobile -- no CAC required

Soldiers can now access the Army Training Network using smart phones and computer tablets -- with just a username and password.


No network, no problem: NGA’s app provides mapping without a connection

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s Disconnected Interactive Content Explorer app gives users interactive maps even when offline -- and the code has been open-sourced for use by other agencies.

Behind the iOS app advantage

Behind the iOS app advantage

The curious folks at DigitalGov asked an expert why there are more government apps developed for iOS.

Are state websites up to the mobile challenge?

Are state websites up to the mobile challenge?

A look at which state websites are falling short on Google’s new mobile-friendly rankings and why.

Topic Resources

  • Big Five in Overdrive: Are State and Local Networks Ready?

    As state and local government organizations grapple with tight budgets, demanding constituents, growing data volumes, and cross-government coordination challenges, the "Big Five of IT" – data center consolidation, mobility, security, big data, and cloud computing – promise to improve agency performance, productivity, and service. But are state and local networks ready? This research report examines potential network impact, state and local readiness, and how organizations can prepare for the onslaught.

  • Avoiding Insider Threats to Enterprise Security

    This white paper explains how IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager provides enhanced security across various IT environments by centralizing and controlling the use of privileged identities.

  • Managing Threats in the Digital Age

    News of recent security failures have not only resulted in significant expense to the affected enterprises, but have significantly damaged consumer trust and brand reputation. The topic of security is now unquestionably a C-suite priority. Organizations must move toward a more systematic, proactive approach to addressing security threats and managing compliance.

  • Beyond the Next Generation: Meeting the Converging Demands of Network Security

    A number of network security technologies have arisen that claim to be the "next generation" of network defense - but what does this concept actually mean? How is the threat landscape changing the way we think about and deploy network security solutions? Scott Crawford, Managing Research Director, Security and Risk Management at EMA Research provides insight into what we can expect in the area of network security and how to leverage new technologies to meet today's security challenges in light of other considerations such as overall complexity and performance.