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Digital Service Teams: Challenges and Recommendations for Government

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 - 8:52
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The British government successfully pioneered the use of a national, semi-independent “surge team” to tackle large-scale technology-driven challenges facing it. The U.S. federal government adapted this approach to improve the success of its own operations in 2014, titling its top-level team as the “U.S. Digital Service.”  It then created a small internal software development and service organization, dubbed “18F,” to support both USDS and individual agencies.  And individual agencies are creating their own internal digital service teams, as well.

Weekly Roundup: July 5-8, 2016

Friday, July 8th, 2016 - 9:03
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 08:59
Filling a Hole Before Transition.  Federal News Radio says Andrew Mayock’s nomination to be the deputy director for management at OMB has cleared  committee and is now pending before the full Senate.  If confirmed, he has committed to helping smooth the transition to the next president.

Government Transformation to Improve Program Outcomes

Monday, April 18th, 2016 - 14:24
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Monday, April 18, 2016 - 14:18
  Matt Spaloss is the lead author for this article.  Matt is an executive within IBM's Global Business Services division.

Dr. David Bray

Monday, April 18th, 2016 - 12:56
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What has the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) done to transform its IT infrastructure? How has the FCC chief information officer cultivated a network of change agents? What is the FCC doing to cultivate a culture of risk taking and experimentation? Join host Michael J. Keegan as he explores these questions and so much more with Dr. David Bray, Chief Information Officer, the Federal Communications Commission next week on The Business of Government Hour.
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Mon, 07/25/2016
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What has the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) done to transform its IT infrastructure? How has the FCC chief information officer cultivated a network of change agents? What is the FCC doing to cultivate a culture of risk taking and experimentation? Join host Michael J. Keegan as he explores these questions and so much more with Dr. David Bray, Chief Information Officer, the Federal Communications Commission next week on The Business of Government Hour.

How CIOs Can Enable Innovation

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 - 8:31
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Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 15:08
Guest Blogger: Tim Pavlick

Transforming Government Like Disney?

Monday, May 18th, 2015 - 17:34
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 17:27
Greg Godbout, the chief technology officer at the Environmental Protection Agency, suggests as much when he keynoted an AFCEA roundtable in Bethesda a couple weeks ago.  According to Federal Times, he told the audience how Walt Disney World delivers a seamless experience:  “Visitors to the theme park who are staying at a connected hotel can get a "

Understanding the "New Power" Trend

Monday, January 12th, 2015 - 19:02
Monday, January 12, 2015 - 17:55
Reinventing Government was organized around ten values, such as government being catalytic, community-owned, competitive, etc.

Who Will Be the Next "Mayor of the Pentagon?"

Monday, December 8th, 2014 - 15:48
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 14:43
Years ago, career executive David O. “Doc” Cooke was informally called the “Mayor of the Pentagon.”  He was responsible for the internal administration and management of the Pentagon and had broad influence on its operations.  He like to remind people that he served every Secretary of Defense since the department was created in 1949.  While he died in 2002, the role he served has been expanded to focus on transforming the department’s thousands of business systems.

Transforming Acquisition for the Future

Monday, November 10th, 2014 - 14:24
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Monday, November 10, 2014 - 12:55
(This article was previously published by Government Executive and was written with Kymm McCabe of ASI Government.) The recent series of columns “3 Myths That Cripple Acquisition” stressed that acquisition transformation, not just reform, is critical to enable the federal government to effectively lead in the Collaboration Age.  Now it’s time to chart a course forward toward such transformation.

Previous Center Newsletters

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 - 14:14
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