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One More Government CIO Ends Up in the Cloud

by Andrea Dimaio  |  January 18, 2012

I recently pointed out that there has been a number of high-profile government IT executives holding whole-of-government positions who have moved out of government. One of them was Vivek Kundra,...

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No Need To Get Mad at Kundra: IT Cartels and Silos Are Here To Stay.

by Andrea Dimaio  |  September 2, 2011

It appears that Vivek Kundra’s first article for the New York Times after stepping down as CIOs did not make him many friends among large government IT contractors, as he...

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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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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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How Much Innovation Is Enough for Government?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 25, 2010

When the new US administration took office at the beginning of 2009, all of us working in IT were positively surprised by the breath of fresh air that came from...

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Are the US Obsessed with Cloud as much as Europe was with Open Source?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 23, 2010

Over the last month or so there have been a couple of worthwhile events about the US Federal Government’s cloud computing activities. The first one has been the publication of...

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Will the US Government Mandate the Cloud?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  February 27, 2010

Over the last few weeks there have been rumors about a possible mandate from the OMB to all US federal agencies about the use of cloud computing (see here and...

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Vivek Kundra Named CIO of the Year: Good Choice, Tough Future

by Andrea Dimaio  |  December 30, 2009

Not surprisingly Vivek Kundra, US Federal CIO, has been named CIO of the Year by Information Week. I met him for the first time a bit more than a year...

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A Year in Review: Top Ten for Government 2.0 in 2009

by Andrea Dimaio  |  December 29, 2009

Almost inevitably the last few days of the year feature an impressive number of lists – on newspapers, magazines, web sites, radio and TV programs – about the best and...

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