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Meet the Newest Presidential Innovation Fellows

Meet the Newest Presidential Innovation Fellows

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Launched in 2012, the Presidential Innovation Fellows program has attracted over 120 top technologists from around the nation for this prestigious and highly competitive opportunity that less than 3 percent of applicants are accepted to. To date, these fellows have...
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Crowdsourcing Takes on a National Public Health Emergency

Crowdsourcing Takes on a National Public Health Emergency

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Editor’s Note: This blog was originally posted on challenge.gov. On Oct. 26, the Acting Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared a public health emergency to combat the abuse of prescription drugs and heroin across the nation. During that...
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GSA Launches Emerging Tech Atlas to Encourage Collaboration

GSA Launches Emerging Tech Atlas to Encourage Collaboration

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Government agencies, policy makers, small businesses and the public now have a one-stop shop to better understand the development of emerging technologies in public services, including artificial intelligence and blockchain, and it’s ready for your contributions. The U.S. Emerging Citizen...
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Emerging Tech and Open Data for a More Open and Accountable Government

Emerging Tech and Open Data for a More Open and Accountable Government

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This blog post was originally published on DigitalGov. Open data and emerging technologies—including artificial intelligence and distributed ledgers, such as blockchain—hold vast potential to transform public services held back by bureaucracy and outdated IT systems. We are opening the doors...
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Federal Identity Playbooks Powered by Federalist

Federal Identity Playbooks Powered by Federalist

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This past year, GSA’s Office of Government-wide Policy (OGP) Federal Identity, Credential, and Access Management (FICAM) team launched a series of revamped digital tools designed to update and replace the Federal ICAM Enterprise Architecture and Roadmap. To modernize the original...
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How to Be “Cloud Smart”

How to Be “Cloud Smart”

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Recently, GSA’s Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI) Program Management Office (PMO) published a whitepaper on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Considerations for the Data Center Community. The purpose of the paper is to share successes, lessons learned and feedback from...
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Opening Public Services to Artificial Intelligence Assistants

Opening Public Services to Artificial Intelligence Assistants

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Editor’s Note: This blog originally posted on Digital Gov Blog. “Hey, Computer, how do I access my public services?”  Citizens will soon be able to ask their Intelligent Personal Assistants (IPA) this question through an Emerging Citizen Technology open-sourced pilot...
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2016 GSA Staff Top Blogs

2016 GSA Staff Top Blogs

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Everyday, the General Services Administration’s Press Team works to share the message of the agency and how it delivers the best value in real estate, acquisitions and technology. Take a look at their favorite stories from 2016. The Future of...
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GSA celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness month

GSA celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness month

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This October, the General Services Administration (GSA) joins the nation in celebrating the 13th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a nationwide effort to educate and engage government and private sector stakeholders and the American public on cybersecurity issues through...
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