New site, Data.gov, to grow to about 240,000 datasets over the next month. Federal CIO Vivek Kundra says the public should direct what information is made available.
Phase 1 has already begun in expanding telework in the federal government.
Agency tries a new approach to solve problems by bringing together all stakeholders. GSA Administrator Martha Johnson says five parts of the program will be done by July 4.
Agency issues RFP for e-mail through software-as-a-service. GSA asks for 39 mandatory services with the hope of reducing the cost and modernizing its systems. The new system could support as many as 30,000 users.
Coleman says group hugs are important. Essentially, you’ve got to get everybody in that room so that they’re part of it. That is collaboration. We learn more from Casey Coleman, CIO at GSA
The General Services Administration has taken an 18 month timeline, and compressed it into about eight weeks.
Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller caught up with Casey Coleman, Chief Information Officer of the General Services Administration. He asked her about a green technology initiative that nearly all federal workers can relate to.
Vendors bidding on the contract are asked to extend their prices to Nov. 30. GSA CIO Coleman said her goal was to make the award by Veterans Day.
The agency will implement e-mail in the cloud using Google Apps for Government under an almost $7 million deal with Unisys. Many agencies are paying attention to how GSA implements this technology. GSA’s CIO or Unisys could not confirm whether the datacenter is located in the U.S.
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