Technology

Open Data: Empowering Americans to Make Data-Driven Decisions

Open Data: Empowering Americans to Make Data-Driven Decisions

Summary: OSTP looks back on progress make in open-data initiatives over the past year, and goals for the coming year.

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Photo Caption: President Obama with Chief Technology Officer team members Ryan Panchadsaram and Corinna Zarek, and U.S. Chief Information Officer Tony Scott viewing Analytics.usa.gov Editor’s Note: This blog was originally on the White House Blog. Today, students are able to compare...
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GSA-DHA Health IT Partnership

GSA-DHA Health IT Partnership

Photo Caption: Assistant Commissioner of Integrated Technology Services Mary Davie with Defense Health Agency's Component Acquisition Executive Michael O’Bar

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Recently, General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) and the Defense Health Agency (DHA) entered into a strategic seven-year partnership representing an estimated $5.4 billion in spend for critical Health IT services and solutions. Through this partnership, DHA will direct...
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Making Your Agency Apps Secure

Making Your Agency Apps Secure

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Editor’s Note: This blog originally appeared on DigitalGov’s Blog. It’s Saturday night: Do you know what your mobile app is doing? Securing your mobile device is hard (no matter what day of the week). And there are numerous threats that...
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New U.S. Digital Registry Authenticates Official Public Service Accounts

New U.S. Digital Registry Authenticates Official Public Service Accounts

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Editor’s Note: This blog was originally posted on the General Services Administration’s Medium page. Whether for voter registration, health services or questions about taxes, trusting what and who you engage with online is critical. We’d like to introduce to you a new...
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Federal Workforce On Duty During Winter Storm

Federal Workforce On Duty During Winter Storm

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Last week’s winter storm pummelled the East Coast of the United States, leaving as much as 30 inches of snow across the region. Despite federal buildings being closed due to impassable roads and suspended mass transit, U.S. General Service Administration...
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Meet the Newest Presidential Innovation Fellows

Meet the Newest Presidential Innovation Fellows

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Editor’s Note: This blog was originally posted on the White House Blog. “My hope is this continues to encourage a culture of public service among our innovators, and tech entrepreneurs, so that we can keep building a government that’s as...
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2015: A Technology Year in Review

2015: A Technology Year in Review

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At GSA our goal is to ensure that government has the best technology services in order to increase government operational efficiency and allow agencies to better focus on their core missions of providing healthcare, veteran’s benefits, or defending our homeland....
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Get Ready. Get Set. Go with Telematics

Get Ready. Get Set. Go with Telematics

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GSA’s Office of Fleet Management enables federal fleets to incorporate cutting edge technology to improve their vehicle fleet performance. The latest innovations involve making Telematics solutions available to federal agencies through both original equipment manufacturers and aftermarket service providers. So...
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GSA Commits to New Greenhouse Gas Reduction Target

GSA Commits to New Greenhouse Gas Reduction Target

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Will Reduce Operational Emissions 54% by FY2025; Leader Among Federal Agencies (Photo Caption: This is the lobby of the nation’s first net-zero energy usage historic building at the Wayne Aspinall Federal Building and Courthouse in Grand Junction, Colorado) Supporting the Obama...
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