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Emerging Tech

Implementing Artificial Intelligence

Nextgov looks at policy efforts and agency projects aimed at advancing artificial intelligence.

CIO Briefing

Special Report: IT Modernization Priorities for 2021

Many of the new administration’s early executive orders, memos and plans included a technology component, but have yet to address the underlying issues with government IT.

CIO Briefing

Cloud Security

Federal agencies are rethinking how they secure information as they move more mission-critical operations to the cloud.

Emerging Tech

5G in Action

Civilian and defense agencies lay the groundwork for next-generation communications.

Emerging Tech

The Evolution of Public Health

Driven by a global pandemic, federal agencies stepped up with new strategies and embraced new technical capabilities to combat the coronavirus and meet their missions. 

Emerging Tech

Biometrics in Action

Federal agencies ramped up the use and scope of facial recognition tools in 2020, expanding programs to target more people and making significant technology upgrades.

IT Modernization

The Future of Defense Networks

The Defense Department’s taking an enterprise approach to its efforts to protect the government’s most important data and push it to decision-makers on the tactical edge.

IT Modernization

What’s Next in IT Modernization

Pandemic or not, federal agencies continued efforts to update their legacy systems and adopt modern ways of buying, developing and implementing technology.

CIO Briefing

How the Cloud is Helping the Government’s Pandemic Response

Nextgov highlights how the government has maintained service delivery and workforce capabilities in the face of a global pandemic.

Cybersecurity

Cyber Defenders

In this ebook, Nextgov talks to top cyber-focused officials about the programs that aim to secure federal information and networks.

CIO Briefing

The State of Customer Experience

Federal agencies had been working to improve service delivery—then the COVID-19 pandemic hit. 

Emerging Tech

Government Innovation in a Global Pandemic

In the crunch of a crisis, federal agencies unleashed bots, artificial intelligence, 3D printers and supercomputers to flatten the COVID-19 curve.

Podcasts

Critical Update: Teleworking Securely During the Pandemic

Nextgov staff recently joined the GovExec Daily podcast to discuss do's and don'ts of remote work.

CIO Briefing

The Government’s As-a-Service Future

As federal agencies embrace cloud services, they are considering other pay-as-you-go options. 

Podcasts

Critical Update: How the Coronavirus is Changing Federal Work

“Government is traditionally seen as this old, ancient, antiquated system … How [does this change] the future of work for government?”

Emerging Tech

Artificial Intelligence in Action

Federal agencies are laying the groundwork now for how artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation may change their operations in not-so-distant future.

CIO Briefing

The Suite Life

Nextgov chats with federal executives about their role in agencies’ ever-growing C-suites. 

IT Modernization

Securing the Government Cloud

In this special report, Nextgov distills what you need to know about federal cloud security.

CIO Briefing

2020 IT Spending Outlook

The contracts and spending trends that will shape the next year of government contracting.

Emerging Tech

Emerging Technology Trends

A look at developments in innovation across the federal technology landscape in 2019.