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SteelCloud has developed a new mobile appliance to help secure iPhones across the Department of Defense (DOD). Through a partnership with Good Technology, SteelCloud is now offering Mobileworks DE to help DOD IT staff quickly and efficiently configure military-grade security specifications for Apple iOS infrastructure, according to the company. SteelCloud, based in Ashburn, Va., is a provider of mobility appliances and VMware solutions.
MLOVE Mobile Report 2011 Free to Download! The MLOVE Report summarizes crucial topics for the Future of Mobile – as much more than a technical platform or a media channel: Mobile is becoming the remote control for our lives.
The acquisition process – the way government acquires goods and services – is among the most complex and least transparent aspects of government. The Better Buy Project is asking for your best ideas on how to make it more open and collaborative! Promising ideas will be selected by GSA to be piloted on future acquisitions. We are looking primarily at the pre-contract-award stages of the process – the activities that take place before the government "signs on the dotted line" to buy a product or service.
Social Business: New Rules for Information Governance and the Pursuit of Operational Excellence Don't miss the AIIM Social Business Virtual Conference on September 8th, 2011 to get answers to these questions:
What types of business processes can benefit from using social technologies? Are records and information managers able to achieve meaningful governance in a social world, or are they just getting in the way? Will conventional content and process management applications be able to adapt to a new generation of always on, always connected information workers? How can you develop an effective social business strategy?