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Recovery is in the Public Cloud

by Andrea Dimaio  |  May 13, 2010

Today the US Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board announced that their web site Recovery.gov went live on Amazon EC2 (see also here for coverage by O’Reilly Radar and here for...

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When It Comes to Open Government, Nobody is Perfect

by Andrea Dimaio  |  March 15, 2010

Last Friday, the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report on the Implementation of the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006, where it highlighted some shortcomings of...

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GSA Awards Recovery.gov Implementation To An Unlikely Web 2.0 Player

by Andrea Dimaio  |  July 13, 2009

Last week GSA awarded an 18 million dollar contract to redesign Recovery.gov to Smartronix, a firm headquartered in Maryland, through the Alliant contract vehicle, which was conceived a few years...

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Regulations.gov Shows A Different Approach to Crowdsourcing

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 9, 2009

Regulations.gov is the US federal government web site giving the public access to all regulations and rulemakings, allowing people to post comments to documents that are open for comment. The...

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What’s the Real Cost of Crowdsourcing?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 4, 2009

Yesterday I was reading David Osimo’s blog (always a good read) and stumbled across an interesting comparison he is developing between traditional government IT initiatives and web 2.0 ones. One...

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Recovery.gov: from crowdsourcing to outsourcing

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 3, 2009

Some time ago I posted about the innovative initiative taken by the US government to gather ideas about how to build Recovery.gov, the web site that is supposed to allow...

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Let Data Free: Two Great Ideas for Recovery.gov

by Andrea Dimaio  |  May 3, 2009

As indicated in a previous post, ideas about how to develop recovery.gov (the web site reporting about how the ARRA money is being used) are being submitted between April 27th...

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Crowd-designing Recovery.gov: Transparency, Innovation or Just Too Big A Problem?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  April 23, 2009

Starting on April 27th, the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board and the OMB in partnership with the National Academy of Public Administration will run a national online dialogue to engage...

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