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Federal Tech Talk

Tuesdays, 9 a.m.

Federal Tech Talk looks at the world of high technology in the federal government. Host John Gilroy of Lectromec speaks the language of federal CISOs, CIOs and CTOs, and gets into the specifics for government IT systems integrators. John covers the latest government initiatives and the latest technology news for the federal IT manager and government contractor. Follow John on Twitter @raygilray.

Clouds - a view from inside

David Linthicum, author of "Cloud Computing and SOA Convergence in your Enterprise: A Step-by-Step Guide," joins host John Gilroy for a discussion on cloud migration.
March 8, 2011

Tuesday - 03/08/2011, 05:01pm EST

New trends in cloud security from Dell

Dell has acquired SecureWorks and IT veteran Tom Patterson to help with its cloud computing offerings.
March 1, 2011

Tuesday - 03/01/2011, 01:28pm EST

How to save energy at your agency

Green government and sustainability have taken center stage in government. Nick Milne-Home and Jerry Rutkowski of 1E discuss how your agency can save energy through software and services that improve IT efficiency.
February 22, 2011

Tuesday - 02/22/2011, 12:03pm EST

Tips for reducing improper payments

Reducing improper payments is important to any agency or company. Dave Dantus and Russell Keziere from Pegasystems offer tips.
February 15, 2011

Tuesday - 02/15/2011, 12:20pm EST

What cyber risks are hiding in your office?

Dr. Terry Gudaitis from Cyveillance joins host John Gilroy to discuss the hidden cyber risks of social media and other common office tools.
February 8, 2011

Tuesday - 02/08/2011, 04:48pm EST

How contests can help agencies do more with less

Incentives, contests, and challenges are being used by the federal government to help solve a multitude of problems. Robynn Sturm, Assistant to the Deputy Director in the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy, discusses why this method is so successful.
February 1, 2011

Tuesday - 02/01/2011, 04:29am EST

Behind the USDA cloud

Are you moving to the cloud? Tune in for an interview with the USDA's Jim Stevens as he discusses his agency's cloud options.
January 25, 2011

Tuesday - 01/25/2011, 05:08pm EST

What is Gov 2.0?

Ken Fisher has put together Gov 2.0 Labs as a place for discussion of the term.
January 18, 2011

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 02:55pm EST

What CMS is best for you?

Frustrated with content management systems? Host John Gilroy talks with Tony Byrne, founder of Real Story Group.
January 11, 2011

Tuesday - 01/11/2011, 06:24pm EST

How to determine what is cloud-worthy for your agency

Angel Santa, Deputy Chief Information Officer in the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, is John Gilroy's guest on Federal Tech Talk.
January 4, 2011

Tuesday - 01/04/2011, 06:27pm EST

The evolution of's Michael Wood joins us with a look behind the website's public face.
December 28, 2010 (This is an encore presentation.)

Tuesday - 12/28/2010, 05:56pm EST

The makings of Intellipedia

Host John Gilroy discusses the Intelligence Community's Intellipedia wiki with the men behind it - Sean Dennehy and Don Burke.
December 21, 2010

Monday - 12/20/2010, 04:44pm EST

Lessons from NASA's Nebula cloud platform

Chris Kemp, CTO for IT at NASA, joins host John Gilroy to discuss the agency's Nebula Cloud Platform.
December 14, 2010

Tuesday - 12/14/2010, 04:28pm EST

The evolution of's Michael Wood joins us with a look behind the website's public face.
December 7, 2010

Tuesday - 12/07/2010, 05:58pm EST

Cloud computing - public vs. private

Kevin Paschuck of RightNow Technologies discusses the cloud and what could come next for federal agencies.
November 30, 2010

Wednesday - 12/01/2010, 06:14pm EST

Why is a big win for Labor

Curtis Turner, program manager for, tells Federal News Radio how the website came together and why it's a big success for the Department of Labor.
November 23, 2010

Monday - 11/22/2010, 03:16pm EST

Scrum - so much more than a group of roughnecks

Jim York, a noted trainer in the Scrum method and president of FoxHedge, delves into concepts about structuring requirements and defining terms like "product owner" and "ScrumMaster."

Tuesday - 11/16/2010, 03:06pm EST

Virtualization: compare and contrast

Host John Gilroy discusses the expansion of virtualization with Joe Brown, President, Accelera Solutions.
November 9, 2010 (Encore presentation)

Monday - 11/08/2010, 03:10pm EST

Dealing with databases

Do you have trouble finding things in the databases at your agency? Jim Helou, vice president of DLT Solutions, joins us with some tips to ease your pain.
November 2, 2010

Tuesday - 11/02/2010, 03:36pm EDT

SINET Showcase and Workshops 2010

Host John Gilroy speaks with Robert Rodriguez, CEO of the Security Innovation Network (SINET) on the organization's SINET Showcase.
October 26, 2010

Tuesday - 10/26/2010, 04:14pm EDT
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