bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
9:12 pm, December 21, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Commerce

Control versus oversight at the CIO level

Commerce CIO Simon Szykman explains how the role of the bureau CIO is different from a department CIO.

Tags: Federal Drive , MOC , CIO , Simon Szykman , management

Monday - 05/16/2011, 10:08am EDT
Listen

Commerce launches new site for newbies

A new Commerce Department website aims to give schools, libraries and job training centers the tools to help teach computer and Internet skills to Americans who are new to the Net.

Tags: Federal Drive , Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , National Telecommunications and Information Admini , digitalliteracy

Monday - 05/16/2011, 09:30am EDT

Consolidating data centers? Look out for these problems.

Your agency is consolidating data centers, but you might run into a few problems along the way. The Commerce Department has closed six. Simon Szykman, CIO for Commerce, explains how to make this consolidation process as smooth as possible.

Tags: Simon Szykman , data consolidation , technology , best practices , In Depth

Tuesday - 05/03/2011, 04:28pm EDT
Listen

Sources: FCC chair could be new Commerce head

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski could replace Gary Locke as Secretary of Commerce, sources tell The Hill.

Tags: Julius Genachowski , FCC , Gary Locke , White House , Barack Obama , net neutrality , management

Tuesday - 03/08/2011, 02:20pm EST

Many agencies are not under a hiring freeze

Federal News Radio surveyed 10 agencies to find out how they are preparing for a shutdown, and how operating under a continuing resolution is affecting their operations.

Tags: management , pay and benefits , shutdown , OMB , SBA , Transportation , GPO , HUD , Justice , NASA , State , Energy , NRC , DoT , hiring freeze , John Buckner

Thursday - 03/03/2011, 07:46pm EST

Feds could be fined for working during a shutdown

With shutdown threats coming and going and coming again, morale is down across the federal landscape. If a shutdown were to happen, furloughed feds couldn't even hide themselves in their work! We get details from Patent & Trademark's CFO, Tony Scardino.

Tags: Federal Drive , shutdown , budget , Anthony Scardino , USPTO , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 03/03/2011, 10:08am EST
Listen

CommerceConnect program is expanding

Newly cross-trained Commerce staff working in existing local department offices are beginning to assist Chicago area businesses in collaboration with state and local partners. We get details from Commerce's Dennis Alvord.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , DoC , Dennis Alvord , CommerceConnect

Tuesday - 02/15/2011, 10:41am EST
Listen

16 agencies sign on to help military families

Caring for the families of military personnel requires a coordinated approach across the federal government, President Obama said Monday. He said agencies have made 50 separate commitments to coordinate programs designed to assist the loved ones of servicemembers.

Tags: DoD , management , Barack Obama , Michelle Obama , Jill Biden , White House , HHS , VA , Labor , SBA , military benefits , Nicole Alcorn , Sue Hoppin , Todd Bowers , Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America , National Military Spouse Network , Jared Serbu , DoD Report , Pentagon , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 01/25/2011, 06:58am EST
Listen

What is the government’s role in cloud computing?

The Commerce Department and the National Institute of Standards and Technology are trying to figure out what the federal government’s role in cloud computing should be. The agencies are hosting a panel discussion Tuesday with industry leaders and experts from academia to discuss this as well as other national needs. A media advisory from the [...]

Tags: cloud computing , industry , national standards , NIST , cloud computing , industry , national standards , NIST

Sunday - 01/23/2011, 05:47pm EST

Downsizing, Relocations, Benefit Reductions Up Next?

If you want a preview of coming attractions in your own agency, check out what is happening in the giant US Postal Service. It is looking at a major cutback of administrative personnel, consolidating post offices and relocating employees, not to mention possible pay and benefit changes. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says you could be next.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , USPS , pay rates , pension , downsizing , Interior , GSA , SSA , High-3

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 04:00am EST
  •  
  • 12
  •