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An organization must treat data as an asset in actuality, not just as an ideal. If it does not, that plus a lack of ownership and purpose surrounding data-driven functions...
Passive RFID, an inexpensive and lightweight technology, makes it easy to track military equipment and other inventory items.
This year’s AUSA theme, “America’s Army: Ready Now, Investing in the Future,” sets an appropriate tone for the crossroads at which the Army sits today.
Most federal agencies work in complex environments and sit on top of massive amounts of data. Decision support tools could sharpen their understanding of the data and guide their course...
Housing mobility programs should involve a detailed assessment of where residents live and why. Authorities also need data and tools to assess program effectiveness.

How 9/11 crystallized the urgency of data sharing

Thomas Krall Thomas Krall

2019-09-09 In a way, you could say my journey to a new career at CGI took nearly 18 years. It started on a beautiful September Tuesday morning in Manhattan in 2001—a...

How data improves public housing administration

Panos Kyrpianou Panos Kyprianou

2019-08-01 Affordable housing programs help millions of Americans keep a roof over their heads. Effective administration of these housing programs relies on gathering and analyzing a wide range of data from...

4 steps to the right acquisition management solution

Carl Orr Carl D. Orr

2019-07-25 Contract writing solutions (CWS) have enabled federal agencies to make acquisition easier. However, choosing the right one demands conducting a careful and detailed evaluation of the contenders before making a...

The federal CFO office of the future

kevin Kevin Greer

2019-07-23 The federal government is undergoing a period of rapid change in how its agencies handle back-office operations, information technology and human resources. These changes affect every aspect of an agency’s...

The art of the integrated back office: a path to shared services

Avanti Patel Avanti Patel

2019-07-17 As shared services and commercial cloud providers contribute to reduced duplicative costs and redundant systems across shared functions, agency leaders are also using integrated financial, acquisition and budget systems environments...