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Parsing open source at the State Department
Tech@State: Oh, the places we STILL need to go...…
Added by techATstate on March 7, 2011 at 3:03pm — No Comments
[this is an adaptation of my blog post at http://www.freebalance.com/blog/?p=1630 but more focused on tech@state]
There has been a lot of talk about the so-called “Facebook revolutions” in the middle east. It’s created an interesting phenomenon: tension of social media and traditional…Continue
Added by Doug Hadden on February 22, 2011 at 1:02pm — No Comments
This post is the central repository for links to developing content on Tech@State: Open Source on Feb. 11. We'll have a variety of updates, but this one link will contain links to all the new posts, so you can always refer here for the latest.Continue
7:45-8:30 Registration, Light Breakfast, Networking
8:30-8:35 Welcome (Loy Henderson Auditorium)
8:35-8:45 OSS at State
Susan Swart, CIO, U.S. Department of State
8:50-9:55 What We're Doing With Open Source or Where Government 'Gets it'
Aneesh Chopra, CTO of the United States
Macon Phillips, White House New…
Added by techATstate on February 10, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
This OSFA report will surely be among the topics at our Feb. 11 Open Source event, but here's an excerpt of their conclusions:
"As previously discussed, Open Source for America recognizes that this is the first year under which agencies are operating under their Open Government Plans. As such, the results show solid commitment to transparency and public feedback, as well as…Continue
Added by techATstate on January 14, 2011 at 2:40pm — No Comments
The United States' CIO, Vivek Kundra, today issued a new memo instructing government IT officials to consider purchases "free of preconceived preferences based on how the teclmology is developed, licensed or distributed." This means, the memo says, that open-source products should be part of the mix. News, for the federal government.
Added by techATstate on January 10, 2011 at 5:49am — No Comments
“We recognize that the world’s information infrastructure will become what we and others make of it.” -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Remarks on Internet Freedom
Tech@State: Open Source is a conference designed to convene those with an interest in government use of Open Source technologies and those who can envision an “Open Source future” that supports improvements to the…