Nextgov - Tech Insider Expert Blog on the State of Federal Technologyen-usThu, 11 Dec 2014 12:49:36 -0500How Well Do You Really Know Your Network? the complexity of federal IT infrastructures continues to grow, so do the demands placed on government networks.Sean ApplegateThu, 11 Dec 2014 12:49:36 -0500 - Tech InsiderInozemtsev Konstantin/Shutterstock.com3 Ways Mobile Will Attract Top Tech Talent in Government you are not working on integrating mobile technology into your government recruiting strategy, you could be losing out on a lot of top talent.Michael AshfordMon, 08 Dec 2014 14:25:10 -0500 - Tech InsiderEllagrin/Shutterstock.comHow Do You Protect Against Insider Threats? Dec. 10 Nextgov panel discussion will focus on the future of the insider threat.Patrick BoyntonWed, 03 Dec 2014 16:02:08 -0500 - Tech InsiderMaksim Kabakou/Shutterstock.comKey Internet and Tech Concepts Still Mysteries for Many Americans are puzzled by concepts that support the Internet and other technological innovations.Camille TuuttiTue, 25 Nov 2014 14:03:30 -0500 - Tech Insider Imillian/ShutterstockWhy Do So Few Feds Champion User Experience? dearth of staff resources, a lack of awareness about UX and nonexistent management buy-in are the top challenges.Nextgov StaffFri, 21 Nov 2014 16:50:52 -0500 - Tech Insiderscyther5/Shutterstock.comFederal Customer Experience 'Downright Bleak' federal agencies earned an average of “very poor." scored the lowest.Camille TuuttiTue, 11 Nov 2014 15:49:12 -0500 - Tech Insiderbloomua/Shutterstock.comData-Driven Disaster Management Ebola outbreak has shone a spotlight on how open data can be used in the aftermath of disaster.Robert A. Runge and Isabel RungeWed, 29 Oct 2014 11:38:44 -0400 - Tech Insider A medical worker sprays people being discharged from the Island Clinic Ebola treatment center in Monrovia, Liberia.Jerome Delay/AP File PhotoGSA’s Green Proving Grounds Wants Government to be on the Greening Edge next smart light bulb or building design could wind up in the Green Proving Grounds program first.Frank KonkelThu, 23 Oct 2014 10:36:28 -0400 - Tech Insiderarosoft/Shutterstock.comCan the U.S. Government Get Its DATA Act Together? full promise of the DATA Act won’t be realized anytime soon. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing.Jennifer BelissentTue, 21 Oct 2014 17:23:32 -0400 - Tech InsiderMmaxer/Shutterstock.comFrom Off-the-Rack to Off-the-Shelf: What the Federal IT Community Can Learn from New York Fashion Week fashion industry grasps the importance of leveraging brands unlike any other industry. The federal IT community should take note.Winston ChangWed, 01 Oct 2014 16:59:09 -0400 - Tech InsiderThe Ralph Lauren Spring 2015 collection is modeled during New York Fashion Week, Sept. 11, 2014.Richard Drew/APGovernment, the Last Great Technology Skeptic to technology remains an issue in all branches of government.Camille TuuttiTue, 30 Sep 2014 15:21:08 -0400 - Tech InsiderBrandon Bourdages/Shutterstock.comMeet the New White House Space Buff Who Won’t Shy Away From a Challenge can now boast the addition of another accomplished woman -- this time, an aerospace engineer from NASA.Camille TuuttiMon, 22 Sep 2014 15:32:55 -0400 - Tech InsiderCourtesy of Jenn GusteticInteresting, Cool and Totally Random Things the Government is Trying to Auction Off a fur coat? A watch? A lighthouse? GSA has you covered.Caitlin FairchildMon, 08 Sep 2014 06:30:00 -0400 - Tech InsiderMaxx-Studio/Shutterstock.comUnlocking Government Data Poised to Create Whole New Industries -- And Make Washington Work Better data can transform government from a mere service dispensary to a breakthrough innovation accelerator.Robert A. RungeWed, 03 Sep 2014 14:06:21 -0400 - Tech InsiderMaksim Kabakou/Shutterstock.comFederal Network Security: 4 Easy Steps to Get the Basics Right so many resources focused on preventing the next big security threat, are agencies vulnerable to the rest of the threats out there?Greg KushtoTue, 02 Sep 2014 14:14:47 -0400 - Tech Insiderasharkyu/Shutterstock.comVideo: FBI Files Join the 21st Century FBI's massive paper filing system has been replaced with a digital system that houses 30 million records and 83 million sets of fingerprints.Caitlin FairchildMon, 25 Aug 2014 14:50:45 -0400 - Tech InsiderThe paper filing system files at the FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C.FBIVideo: NASA's Flying Labs science experiments to the skies.Caitlin FairchildWed, 13 Aug 2014 17:33:54 -0400 - Tech InsiderNASA's DC-8 airborne science laboratory soars over the Sierra Nevadas and the Owens Valley near Lone Pine, Calif.NASANextgov Prime 2014 Agenda Unveiled event revolves around six impact areas.Camille TuuttiThu, 17 Jul 2014 14:56:09 -0400 - Tech InsiderPlatform-as-a-Service: What It Is and How It Could Help Your Agency you're not already using PaaS, you probably will be soon.James Benson, HumanTouch, LLCFri, 11 Jul 2014 13:39:13 -0400 - Tech InsiderMathias Rosenthal/Shutterstock.comThousands Want to Rename DC Airport after US Goalie -- and 'National Treasure' -- Tim Howard the People Petition has 2,700 signatures.Ross GianfortuneWed, 02 Jul 2014 11:05:26 -0400 - Tech InsiderNatacha Pisarenko/APWhy the Hybrid Cloud Is on the Federal Horizon are a few tenets that should be a part of any hybrid cloud solution.Anne Altman, IBM FederalMon, 30 Jun 2014 13:27:05 -0400 - Tech InsiderSingkham/Shutterstock.comEducation Department Apologizes for Offensive 'I'm Poor' Tweet tweet featured a screenshot from "Bridesmaids."Ross GianfortuneWed, 25 Jun 2014 13:05:53 -0400 - Tech InsiderRelativity MediaHurry! Nominate Your Rock Star Colleagues for the 2014 Bold Awards are due June 23.Camille TuuttiTue, 17 Jun 2014 16:33:42 -0400 - Tech InsiderSergey Nivens/Shutterstock.comCybersecurity: We’ve Deluded Ourselves for Years's nothing new about the debate over exploiting cyber vulnerabilities rather than fixing them.Tom TalleurThu, 12 Jun 2014 14:50:59 -0400 - Tech InsiderImage via Tom TalleurIf you’re a Fed Who Knows IT, We Want Your Input our Federal Tech Insiders PanelFrank KonkelMon, 02 Jun 2014 15:59:27 -0400 - Tech InsiderMy Portfolio/