Featured Government Content

  1. Feds And First Responders Create Public Safety LTE Network

    Your government IT clients in public safety can benefit from a new partnership between the U.S.

  2. Government IT News For VARs 2-25-15: Public Safety LTE Network Emerges

    In the news, a new public safety long-term evolution (LTE) network emerges in Boston, Google opposes an amendment to allow feds to use remote hacking, and critics warn that federal law lags behind drone technology. Also, federal agencies are choosing network functions virtualization (NFV).

  3. Government IT News For VARs 2-18-15: Connected Vehicles And Cybersecurity

    In news this week, a report reveals that technology in automobiles leaves them vulnerable to hacks, President Barack Obama unveils his new cybersecurity plan, the FAA released its small drone rules, and police body cam legislation in Florida faced some roadblocks.

  4. Public Sector Information Governance Coalition Formed

    A group of organizations, compiled by ARMA International, that represents the information management and governance community recently announced the formation of the Coalition for Public Sector Information Governance Leadership.

  5. FedRAMP Draft High-Impact Systems Standards Open For Public Comment

    FedRAMP released draft standards that will serve as a baseline for securing federal high-impact systems in the cloud. The standards will be open for a 45-day public comment period ending on March 13, 2015, and they are anticipated to be finalized by the end of 2015.

  6. Government IT News For VARs 2-11-15: Proposed Budget Would Boost IT Spending

    In news this week, federal IT funding could get a boost from the 2016 budget, and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) favors general privacy regulations for the Internet of Things (IoT).

  7. How Are Agencies Measuring Up To The Digital Government Strategy?

    Federal agencies are finding it difficult to keep up with digital access demand, and the rapid increase in mobile devices is challenging current capabilities.

  8. Michigan Pilot Program Uses Multifactor Authentication To Fight Online Services Fraud

    Michigan’s Department of Human Services announced the partnership with LexisNexis to create an online identity authentication portal for MI Bridges, an integrated eligibility system that supports online enrollment and registration for citizens seeking government services.

  9. Crisis Communication Is Turning To IT Solutions

    The crisis communication IT market could grow this year, according to an article for Federal News Radio by CTO and co-founder of AtHoc Aviv Seigel. 

  10. How Will Tech Transform The Future For Your Law Enforcement Clients?

    Government Technology offers a list of law enforcement technology, stating, “From drones to flexible adaptive computing solutions, these are the top 10 trends you need to be prepared for …” VARs, too, should prepare for the technology their clients in law enforcement will be demanding.