government

Social Media In Government

"Feds Launch Social Media Group -- In December 2008, the members of the Federal Web Managers Council presented a white paper to the Obama transition team addressing perceived and real barriers as well as opportunities for government entities to engage in a social media environment.

admin Wed, 03/18/2009 - 09:38
Government 2.0 and Open Source Software

The Obama administration is using Drupal (an open source software project) for the government's 2.0 recovery website. Great. recovery.gov

With Drupal being used on such a nationally recognized site, a gigantic government one, it should be proof that it is enterprise ready.

admin Wed, 03/11/2009 - 08:38

"U.S. military needs wikis, video sharing, defense expert says"

Submitted by admin on Thu, 01/25/2007 - 08:28

From an article in Computer World...

U.S. military needs wikis, video sharing, defense expert says

The U.S. military should embrace user-driven Web services such as wikis, video-sharing sites and social networking sites as its focus grows to include providing more security and reconstruction help, a defense analyst recommended today.

"Objective: Replace Retirees"

Submitted by admin on Tue, 05/02/2006 - 10:14

Replacing retirees and recruiting new talent will impact every business as well as every government agency. I wonder what these organizations are using to capture the deep smarts of retirees? Although they are probably not looking at social network software - they should be!