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A Year in Review: Top Ten for Government 2.0 in 2011

by Andrea Dimaio  |  December 27, 2011

For the third year in a row, here is my (absolutely personal) top ten in the area of government 2.0 and government innovation in general.  This ranking is my own,...

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From “Cloud First” to “Future First”: New Motto, Same Issues

by Andrea Dimaio  |  November 2, 2011

A few days after I met him in DC, the US Federal CIO Steven Van Roekel addressed an audience of technology companies in Palo Alto, summarizing the main directions of...

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Meeting the New US Federal CIOs: Continuity, with a Different Style

by Andrea Dimaio  |  October 21, 2011

Today I had the pleasure of meeting for the first time the recently appointed US Federal CIO Steven Van Roekel, who replaced Vivek Kundra last August. Steven has a past...

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Welcome to the New US Federal CIO, and Good Luck

by Andrea Dimaio  |  August 4, 2011

As first reported by the New York Times, the newly appointed US Federal CIO, replacing Vivek Kundra, is Steve VanRoekel, who joined the Federal Communications Commission as managing director in...

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Goodbye Vivek: Let’s Hope Your Legacy Is Sustainable

by Andrea Dimaio  |  August 4, 2011

With Vivek Kundra, the first whole-of-government CIO for the US federal government, leaving his post for more academic pastures, it is fair to ask ourselves what impact he really had...

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The US Federal CIO Leaves: Has Government Run Out of Innovation Fuel?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 16, 2011

Over the last few days there have been two prominent IT professionals have announced that they will be leaving the Federal government. Last week, Sonny Baghowalia, who has been leading...

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Free IT Management Tools: A Gift from the US Government

by Andrea Dimaio  |  March 31, 2011

Earlier today, the US federal CIO Vivek Kundra released the software code for the IT Dashboard as well as the whole toolkit supporting the TechStat project reviews. The purpose is...

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US Federal CIO Walks The Talk: Reforming Government IT

by Andrea Dimaio  |  December 13, 2010

Over the last 18 months or so I have been following Vivek Kundra’s adventure as the US Federal CIO. I had the pleasure to meet Vivek when he was the...

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US Federal Government: Axing IT to Save IT?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 28, 2010

In an executive memo issued today by OMB Director Peter Orszag (see his blog post), the US Federal Government announced three important measures: (1) Peter Orszag is directing all executive...

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