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  • Executive Briefing Series: DevSecOps

    In this exclusive executive briefing, experts will delve deeper into how forward-looking agencies are leaning towards DevSecOps as they work to modernize applications and gain the cost and flexibility benefits of the cloud, securely.

  • The Business of Government Magazine: Fall 2017

    This edition provides a glimpse into the many different missions and programs of the U.S. federal government

  • Achieving digital transformation in government through IT modernization

    Modernizing information technology is a challenge for all federal agencies. Cisco has partnered with the government for decades to help them to grow and adapt to new technology. 2018 presents some unique challenges to federal…

  • Top predictions for 2018 point towards security and innovation

    When thinking about future trends, it’s important to have a strong understanding of the important innovations impacting most sectors, and pair that understanding with an intuition around what impacts those innovations will have to most organizations in 2018.

  • Conversations with authors: John Whitley on Five Actions to Improve Military Hospital Performance

    What challenges does the U.S. Department of Defense’s direct care system face? How can these challenges be overcome? What are five actions to improve military hospital performance? Join host Michael Keegan on a special edition of The Business of Government Hour as he explores these questions and more with John Whitley, author of the IBM Center report Five Actions to Improve Military Hospital Performance.

  • Driving innovation with the Red Hat Government Symposium

    The 2017 Red Hat Government Symposium highlights the key role that the open source community has in meeting the challenges of government IT.

  • Executive Briefing Series: Shared Services

    In this exclusive executive briefing, experts will explore trends in facial recognition, where technology and applications are moving fast:

  • Data-Driven Design: a conversation with Mark Fuge

    What is Data-Driven Design? What are some of the key challenges in this area? How are Data-Driven Design models being used in government? Join us as we explore these questions with Mark Fuge, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, at the University of Maryland.

  • Agencies working to solve complex identity governance challenges

    Kevin Cunningham, chief strategy officer and founder of SailPoint, suggested that a comprehensive identity management system allows for granular control of access to critical information.

  • Leaders speak on taking care of U.S. veterans

    How does the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs take care of veterans? What has VA done to better serve veterans? What more needs to be done? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions & more on a special edition of Leaders Speak on serving U.S. veterans on the next The Business of Government Hour.

  • Luke McCormack to succeed Jim Flyzik as host of the Federal Executive Forum

    Luke J. McCormack, former chief information officer at the Homeland Security Department, takes over as the new host of the Federal Executive Forum on Federal News Radio 1500 AM and FederalNewsRadio.com.

  • Securing America’s borders: A conversation with Carla Provost

    How is the US Border Patrol securing America’s borders? What are some of the key challenges in this area? How is the Border Patrol using technology to meet its mission? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Carla Provost, Acting Chief of the U.S. Border Patrol, U.S. Customs and Border Protection next week on The Business of Government Hour.

  • Executive Briefing Series: Facial Recognition

    In this exclusive executive briefing, experts will explore trends in facial recognition, where technology and applications are moving fast:

  • Modernizing app delivery with container platforms

    Demands for faster production times, higher quality and more predictable cost management are posing significant challenges for development teams. In-house software development is essential in achieving these and other agency objectives. Exacerbating the demands on development teams is often the need to successfully release new applications, while also updating existing ones.