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How Can Whole-of-Government CIOs Help Face Tough Times?

by Andrea Di Maio  |  June 14, 2012

Several jurisdictions in the world, either at national or state/provincial level, have government IT executives whose title is "Federal CIO” or “State CIO”, and hold IT management responsibility across the...

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Vivek Kundra’s Resume: Much Ado About Nothing?

by Andrea Di Maio  |  August 14, 2009

Over the last two days, the blogosphere has witnessed an interesting debate about whether Vivek Kundra’s resume is entirely accurate and sufficient for his current role as U.S. Federal CIO....

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Obama finally names US Chief Technology Officer

by Andrea Di Maio  |  April 20, 2009

In his address last Saturday, President Obama named Aneesh Chopra, currently Secretary of Technology for the Commonwealth of Virginia, as the new US CTO. This announcement for the new CTO...

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US Federal CIO Faces a Daunting Challenge

by Brian Burke  |  March 11, 2009

Ten years ago I coined the term ‘federated architecture' to describe an approach to enterprise architecture that allows interoperability and information sharing between semi-autonomous business units.  Since then hundreds of...

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Could Obama's call for contract rationalization clash with his CIO's drive toward cloud computing?

by Andrea Di Maio  |  March 10, 2009

A Presidential memo dated March 4th calls for a review of existing contracts, which may lead to corrective actions including termination of those that do not meet agency needs, as...

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It Is Official: Vivek Kundra Is The New Federal CIO

by Andrea Di Maio  |  March 5, 2009

As anticipated in a previous post, the appointment of Vivek Kundra, former CTO of the District of Columbia, to US Federal Chief Information Officer has been confirmed by the White...

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