July 24, 2017
What’s Your Fiscal Year-End Smart Spending Strategy? premium
Federal fiscal year-end (FFYE) is the busiest season for government IT spending and with ongoing squabbles about budgets and fiscal accountability, the pressure is on to spend prudently and procure efficiently. But this year, perhaps more than ever, the spotlight is on IT modernization and smart spending. With new regulation designed to eliminate the “use-it-or-lose-it” […]
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DLT Solutions
July 19, 2017
[Content Hub] Get the Most out of Your Autodesk InfraWorks Investment premium
I can’t think of another Autodesk product that sees so many rolling updates as Autodesk InfraWorks 360. In addition to the annual release (get a round-up of what’s new in the 2018 software here), new features and capabilities are being added throughout the year. Subscription customers can download these updates via the Subscription Center. Regular […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
July 12, 2017
[Now On-Demand] How to Handle Each Phase of a Challenging Roadway Project premium
As BIM gains ground in transportation infrastructure, with 52% of contractors now deploying it in their projects, BIM is fast becoming a “must-have” – reducing risk and waste, and enabling a more responsible way to design, build, operate and maintain roads, bridges, and more. But how does that translate to the nuts and bolts of […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
July 11, 2017
Time is Running out for Government Contractors to Meet Key Cybersecurity Compliance Deadline premium
Time is running out for federal contractors to comply with the Federal Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) Program. What does the CUI Program mean to contractors? As of December 31, 2017, all federal contracts will require that businesses contracting with the federal government must comply with the Federal CUI rule (32 CFR Part 2002) which strives […]
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Government Tech Writer
July 10, 2017
5 “Must-Watch” InfraWorks 360 Classes from Autodesk University premium
Autodesk University (AU) is a great event for anyone looking to explore new innovations in digital design or brush up on their software skills. But not all public sector organizations have the budget to send their CAD teams to AU. No problem! AU has assembled a catalog of on-demand sessions that you can watch for […]
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Government Writer
July 7, 2017
[Webinar] Bring BIM to Your Next Veterans Affairs Healthcare Facility Project premium
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has long been a proponent of Building Information Modeling (BIM). In 2010, VA issued its Building Information Lifecycle Vision or “BIM Guide” stating its commitment to move the organization and its service providers to BIM “as effectively and efficiently as possible”. “Just as the VA’s digitization of patient […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
July 3, 2017
Don’t Pay the Ransom: How to Protect your Networks Against Petya premium
Another nameless, faceless adversary (or as the U.S Army calls them “the enemy with no face”) struck again in the last week of June. Hot on the heels of WannaCry attack in May, the Petya ransomware campaign brought widespread disruption to organizations, government agencies, and infrastructure worldwide. Like WannaCry, the ransomware targets Windows systems, encrypts […]
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Jeremy Young
Vice President of Cybersecurity
June 28, 2017
Smart Cities are a Hacker’s Playground – Here’s What You Can Do premium
It’s clear that smart technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT) are the future of our communities. But, is your agency ready for the billions – soon to be trillions – of sensors and devices connected to one another that will transform our society? The risks of a breach or attack, particularly to vulnerable network […]
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Government Tech Writer
June 26, 2017
From Financial to Federal: Three Hot Technologies Impacting Government IT premium
Want a good idea of “what’s coming next” in federal IT? Look no further than the financial services industry. Consider the similarities between financial firms and government agencies. Both are highly regulated and striving for greater agility and efficiency and better control of their networks and data—not to mention both are highly regulated. Meanwhile, cybersecurity […]
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DLT Solutions
June 22, 2017
The 5 Features of an Always-On Data Platform premium
From streaming movies to checking email 24×7, we take “always-on” data applications for granted. But in the public sector, this always-on mindset is a little slower to catch on. From cyber-attacks to power outages, data center outages to application failure, IT outages are an ongoing problem for the U.S. government. A 2015 report by MeriTalk, […]
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