Tag Archives: web 2.0

'Insider Threat'- the Perfect Storm

'Insider Threat'- the Perfect Storm - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Watching the trends and waves of popular evolutionary Internet patterns in government contracting from a publisher’s desk, the WikiLeaks story has created a booming crash on the beach of  fear, uncertainty and doubt (aka FUD). While the average American may be thinking, as casual observers of an international event, the …

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Northrop Facilitates E-Gov Traveling with Launching GovTrip 2.0

Northrop Facilitates E-Gov Traveling with Launching GovTrip 2.0 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman Corporation’s GovTrip program reached an important milestone with the launch of GovTrip 2.0, an online-based travel service  streamlining reservations, travel authorizations, expense reimbursements and management functions for federal government travel. “Northrop Grumman has been committed to customer satisfaction in developing GovTrip 2.0, working collaboratively with GSA and government …

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DoD Social Media Hub Gets Facelift

DoD Social Media Hub Gets Facelift - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Department of Defense yesterday launched the newly improved Social Media Hub, designed to serve as an online resource for those who want to find out how to register their own social media page, ask social media-related questions, or stay current on the latest DoD social media news. DoD has …

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DoD Releases Policy on Internet Use, Social Media

DoD Releases Policy on Internet Use, Social Media - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Department of Defense has released its new policy on the safe and effective use of Internet technologies, including social networking and other Web 2.0 technology. The outline of the policy is in recognition of the integral role that “Internet-based capabilities” play in modern operations. The new policy applies to …

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Robert Carey: 'In Today's Age, You are a Cyber Warrior'

Robert Carey: 'In Today's Age, You are a Cyber Warrior' - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Robert Carey is a trailblazer among CIOs, pioneering the use of a public blog to include the public in his discussions surrounding cybersecurity for the Navy. ExecutiveGov recently interviewed Carey on his use of Web 2.0 technologies and some cybersecurity initiatives in the Navy. Carey discussed the Navy’s Cyber Security …

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FCC Uses Web 2.0 to Promote Net Neutrality

The FCC under Julius Genachowski has moved into using all aspects of Web 2.0 to promote its stance on net neutrality. The FCC is using the new mediums, including Facebook, Twitter and a new application OpenInternet.gov to keep individuals abreast of developments in the net neutrality debate. Genachowski supports the …

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Government to Tap Brakes on IT Spending

According to a new report by TechAmerica, federal IT budgets will only grow 3.4% in the next 5 years. This is a significant drop from the 8.3% growth rate from 2005 to 2010. The estimates for the decrease in growth rate are influenced by the percentage of the federal deficit …

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