Records Management

Can Blockchain Finally Bring a Centralized Source of Truth to Government?

Blockchain offers a future devoid of third-party intervention and a worldwide ecosystem of secure, easily-accessible information.

How NARA’s Helping Agencies on the Path to a Fully Electronic Government

Officials are developing ways for agencies to measure their efforts to achieve fully digital records management by the December deadline.

Another Major DHS Contract Is Being Recompeted Through GSA

A $100 million U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services modernization and support opportunity will go to IT Schedule 70 contract holders.

Intel Agencies Lack 'Adequate Tech' for FOIA Requests

A recently published inspector general report shows a more coordinated technology approach could help intelligence agencies fulfill Freedom of Information Act inquiries in a timely manner.

Pentagon Announces Major Changes to Its Other Multibillion-Dollar Cloud Contract

The Defense Department’s partnership with the General Services Administration leads to a rethought Defense Enterprise Office Solutions competition.

5 Recommendations for Meeting NARA’s Vision of a Digital Future

Meeting the 2022 mandate will having agencies thinking retention policies, storage space and IT investments.

20% of Feds Say Their Agency Still Relies on Paper Records

And many federal employees also doubt the effectiveness of their chief data officers.

How Feds Can Use Encrypted Apps—Without Breaking the Law

The use of encryption technologies to communicate with peers is undoubtedly safer than using traditional communications, but there are caveats for federal employees.

4 Steps to Boost Records Management Practices

Federal employees and managers aren't confident about what actually constitutes a record.

Are Government Records Management Practices in Peril?

The evidence of the lack of progress in records management continues to mount.

Navy to VA: We Printed Out Health Records and Mailed Them

The convoluted effort to transfer records between the departments contributes to the VA claims backlog.

White House overhauls electronic records requirements

Agencies have until 2019 to abandon paper storage for e-records.