1901-15

Choosed Open Source Path

Institutional blogging for campus users isn’t new (although it would be new for us) , but this is the first WordPress/Gallery/Open Source initiative that I’ve heard of. I’m rather ...
1901-14

It’s the thought that counts

Yes, I’ve been thinking a lot about blogging lately, but I’m just not finding the time to actually sit down and do it. I don’t know, between work,…and well frankly, work, I’m ...
1901-13

TypePad blocked in China

It looks as though China has blocked its citizens from accesing Typepad-hosted blogs. The only way that many bloggers have reported being able to access their site is via their RSS ...
1901-12

Just a Suggestion

I’m not sure how scalable this approach would be in a library setting, but Zuggest is certainly an interesting proof of concept. I’m impressed by how quick it generates suggestions ...
1901-4

Federated Identity for Medical Records/Health IT

Currently, there are many disparate systems in use for managing, updating and maintaining patient health records and medical/health IT. When patients are mobile, when they move from ...
1901-2

Online cascading performance budgets and performance reports

There is a new software solution now available that was specifically designed to bring exactly this type of transparency and accountability to federal agency spending, called CASCADE™ ...
1901-1

A Framework of ARRA Metrics: Ensure Alignment, Transparency and Results

Actuate for Stimulus Management provides government organizations with a means to kick start the management and communication of their Stimulus initaitives through use of leading edge ...
1801-2

No APIs Please: Just Publish the Data

It may seem counter-intuitive, but it will make Recovery.gov more open if it can avoid creating APIs for making data available. Please just publish the data, preferably in XML with ...
1801-1

Six data-centric Management Principles

Achieving full transparency and accountability for Recovery act stimulus funds is a delicate data driven effort that requires careful deliberate implementation. To accomplish the goals ...