One of the great challenges faced by operators of any network is the ability to have confidence in their systems’ access management. Without truly trusted identities, systems, and the information contained, cannot be trusted and leave agencies vulnerable.  With Government’s enormous level of complexity of the IT ecosystem and budget
The Honorable Elizabeth Laporte Latest Judge to Present at DGI Over the years, Digital Government Institute (“DGI”) has had the privilege to hear from a variety of luminaries from the Judiciary, including Judges Facciola, Lamberth, Peck and Francis. DGI is delighted that United States Magistrate Judge Elizabeth Laporte from the
Every month, Digital Government Institute will profile an Education Advisory Committee (“EAC”) Member. This month’s Interviewee is HHS OIG Chief Information Officer, Chris Chilbert who serves on DGI’s Enterprise Architecture EAC. We hope you join us Thursday, April 26, 2018 in Washington, DC for the 17th annual  Enterprise Architecture Conference.
  As a son of a retailer from Allentown, PA, I witnessed firsthand the importance of providing excellent customer service.  It was fundamental to business success especially with a rapidly changing competitive landscape. Rapidly evolving technology continues to hand consumers growing power to choose how and where to buy products
FISMA History The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) was enacted in 2002 as part of the E-Government Act of 2002.  The purpose of this legislation was to spotlight the importance of information security to the security interests of the country.  The Act requires each federal agency to develop, document
Every month, Digital Government Institute will profile an Education Advisory Committee (“EAC”) Member. DGI’s Inaugural Interviewee is FTC’s David Shonka who serves on DGI’s E-Discovery, Records & Information Management EAC. We hope you join us Thursday, March 22, 2018 in Washington, DC for the 15th annual E-Discovery, Records and Information
Whether you are addressing record keeping by NARA, focusing agency efforts on IT Modernization, selecting Emerging Technologies for improved Citizen Services or improving IT security, one important common denominator is the need for an appropriate Information Governance schema that is holistic, cross-agency and keeps up with technological capability. Whatever Information
Federal records managers are facing a perfect storm in records management: OMB directives require that agencies transition to all electronic records Agency record volumes are growing exponentially Record formats and platforms are proliferating Records are constantly under cyberattack New political leaders are unaware of records requirements and risks How can
Producing 930gov is a bit like staging an Inaugural Ball. You plan for a year, the big day arrives, you have everyone you respect in one place, there’s this action-packed whirlwind of activity, and BAM! it feels like the whole thing is over in minutes. As the dust settles, you’re
The flagship session at the 2016 Customer Service & Experience Conference at  930gov  just might be the 15th Annual Government Customer Service Excellence Awards. Every year, we recognize professionals who take customer service to the next level in some of the most challenging environments in government. But as I’m looking