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Frank Konkel

Executive Editor, Nextgov

Frank Konkel
Frank Konkel is Nextgov’s executive editor. He writes about the intersection of government and technology. Frank began covering tech in 2013 upon moving to the Washington, D.C., area after getting his start in journalism working at local and state issues at daily newspapers in his home state of Michigan. Frank was born and raised on a dairy farm and graduated from Michigan State University.
Cybersecurity

Survey: 93% of Americans fear cyber warfare against U.S.

A consumer survey suggests Americans are taking some steps to prepare for possible cyber warfare.

State & Local

6 in 10 Americans would quit current job for remote position

Work-life balance is increasingly important for today’s post-pandemic workforce.

Cloud & Infrastructure

Survey: No clear winner in cloud wars

The biggest potential differentiator among hyperscale cloud providers is automation and migration services.

Cloud & Infrastructure

U.S. cloud service giants take action against Russia

The largest cloud providers in the U.S. are responding to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

Data & Analytics

Survey: AI ‘mission critical’ to 70% of public sector IT decision makers

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are far more than buzzwords in the government space.