12:21 pm, September 18, 2012
From left, Vivek Kundra, former federal CIO; current CIO Steven VanRoekel; current CTO Todd Park and former CTO Aneesh Chopra.

Part 2: Evaluating Obama's tech initiatives

From cybersecurity to health IT, open government, information sharing and the 25-point IT reform plan, the Obama Administration has taken on many important technology initiatives in the last four years. In part two of Federal News Radio's week-long, multimedia special report, The Obama Impact: Evaluating the Last Four Years, we examine the successes and failures of those programs. Three were rated as effective, one as more progress needed, and one as ineffective.

DoD, VA's health IT efforts grow out of leadership, necessity

The agencies soon will issue solicitations that will take them one step closer to deploying integrated electronic health records for service members, veterans and their families.

Quote of the Day

left quotation marksNobody immunizes like the government immunizes. If you're a service member, you remember going through your initial entry and all those shots your received. It's a daunting task to capture all of those shots and make sure the record's complete.right quotation marks

-- Barclay Butler
director, Interagency Program Office
on the electronic health records initiative

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Monday, September 17th, 2012 - Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Annual Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition

Monday, September 17th, 2012 - Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Predictive Analytics & Data Mining: Model Development and Strategic Implementation

Monday, September 17th, 2012 - Friday, September 21st, 2012

Defense Systems Summit

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

SAP NS2 Solutions Summit

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Gov TechTalks Lunch and Learn: Application Security Management

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

GOVERNING Summit on the Cost of Government - 2012

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Government Talent Management Summit

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Healthier Federal Workers 2012

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Friday, September 21st, 2012

Social Media for Government Communications

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 - Friday, September 21st, 2012

OGC North American Open Standards Exposition

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 - Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Unisys Federal Systems Open House September 19th Springfield VA

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 - Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Business Over Breakfast

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Military Tactical Communications benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project

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Discovering the Power in Me

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GSA Post-Award Training Seminar: "Staying Compliant and Making Your GSA...

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Government Cloud Computing and Data Center Conference and Expo

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TECHEXPO Top Secret Baltimore, MD

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POLITICO Pro Defense

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Ethical Stalking for Government Contractors Workshop (Part 1 - Lecture)...

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US PREF Day

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TRIAD

Monday, September 24th, 2012 - Monday, September 24th, 2012

Airborne Electro-Optical Sensor Systems - Arlington

Monday, September 24th, 2012 - Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

9th Annual Military Antennas Summit

Monday, September 24th, 2012 - Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Telework Exchange Fall 2012 Town Hall Meeting

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ACCENTURE Open House

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NVTC Smart Energy Committee

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