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New White House memo outlines the administration’s research and development priorities

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 weeks ago

The memo encourages agencies to coordinate among themselves and invest largely in early-stage research — leaving later stage investment for the private sector.

How open data fuels key business sectors

by Joel Gurin • 1 month ago

The businesses at a recent OMB open data roundtable saw several ways the federal government can make open data more available and actionable.

White House Historical Association dives into more digitization

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

The nonprofit is now using Amazon Snowball to upload a backlog of around seven terabytes of data to its Digital Library.

American Technology Council’s call to ‘modernize’ is a familiar refrain

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

Don't look now, but the Trump administration seems to have found an Obama-era government policy it'd like to keep around: modernizing government IT.

Chris Liddell targets improved government services through collaboration

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

Forget 12 people working on the same project. President Trump's assistant for strategic initiatives wants to get government working more efficiently both internally and with the private sector.

Cyber order coming soon, says exec briefed by White House

by Shaun Waterman • 7 months ago

The White House is putting the finishing touches on a new draft of the executive order, originally scheduled for signature in January, former IBM CEO Sam Palmisano said Monday.