The data our federal government warehouses in contracted networks is ridiculously hard to navigate. I spend more time... more »
We're drowning in email. And the many hours we spend on it are generating ever more work for our colleagues. We can reverse this spiral only by mutual agreement. Hence this Charter...(see emailcharter.org for the "10 Rules to Reverse the Email Spiral")
Switch to Gmail to reduce the need for regional information technology offices. Store email information using cloud computers based at federal facilities to increase security.
Incoming faxes can be automatically turned into a .pdf and sent to an email account or department inbox for action. Between VA Education/Compensation and Pension/Veterans Service Centers and hospitals, this could save 15-20 million each year in paper and fax machine costs. If successful with the VA, other federal agencies could impliment the same.
In government contracting, personnel turnover is so prevalent that any contract that is 2 years... more »
With that being said, I recognize that this will most likely not happen, as many people are addicted... more »