The escalation of cyberattacks, both in volume and sophistication, makes it imperative that every public servant has an eye on security. Here are a few statistics that highlight the state of cybersecurity in government.
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To learn how organizations leverage the flexibility of cloud without decreasing their security posture, GovLoop sat down with Felipe Fernandez, Director of Systems Engineering at Fortinet Federal. Fortinet Federal provides solutions and services to help agencies build robust cybersecurity.
Although government workers know what they need from their IT infrastructure to achieve mission goals, results from a reent GovLoop survey of IT professionals show that nearly half of agencies’ current infrastructures aren’t meeting expectations. Why?
The role of geographic information systems (GIS) is obvious in many community emergencies, like wildfires, hurricanes or flooding. Borrowing from transferable workflows and decision support tools, state and local governments are applying these best practices to battle social inequities such as blight, opioid addiction and homelessness. These similarities do require a shift in organizational and… Read more »
Take GovLoop’s quiz to walk through five scenarios and learn whether you’re an avoider, collaborator, competitor, compromiser or accommodator.
Government agencies are increasingly turning to cloud computing to execute mission-critical operations and provide services to citizens. In order to be successful, agencies must partner with the right cloud service provider.
Hopefully you’re entering the new year with a renewed sense of hope and motivation to fight gender inequality in the workplace. But where do you start? The first step is easy. Get informed (or as the kids call it, “woke”) on where things stand between genders, what issues are top-of-mind, and how you can help…. Read more »
At our recent GovUp, we heard from productivity coach Amy Kelly. Kelly took the stress out of productivity goals by outlining a five-step model to what she calls “powerful productivity”. That’s productivity that not only achieves efficiency goals but also helps individuals stay engaged and encouraged with their work.
There are just as many ways to get involved in activism and help women without pulling extra shifts at a local charity. Consider these five ways to get involved without stretching yourself (or your budget) thin.
From renewing a driver’s license to filing federal tax returns, there is a full spectrum of services citizens expect from government. It’s up to agencies to figure out how to ensure that each touchpoint meets growing citizen expectations and aligns with their organizational missions.