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Standards-Driven Application Development for Workforce Mobility

December 11th, 2013 · No Comments · afcea, amarc, mobility

Tomorrow’s Bethesda AFCEA Breakfast meeting, https://www.signup4.net/Public/ap.aspx?EID=NOVE97E&TID=xhh5zkXBjYekK9OB0rp3Kw%3d%3d, is about application development within the Federal Government, a very relevant topic. We are finding that the amount of reach-out to AMARC, www.amarcedu.org, from the Government relating to the creation and utilization of app-stores for Government utilization continues to increase.

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Mobile Technology Is Impacting the Impact of War

September 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · mobility

From the Financial Times: As violence linked to the crisis in neighbouring Syria increasingly slips over the border, the Lebanese have come up with a novel way of coping: advance-warning apps. Smartphone applications that map gun battles and differentiate between fireworks and gunfire, offer paths around roadblocks and even contact the army in the event […]

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Big Telephony Changes at Home

August 26th, 2013 · No Comments · mobility, technology

We have a blended family. My daughters and wife have Macs and I have a PC. In fact, if you recall the Mac/PC ads, compiled here, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZSBWbnmGrE, you will recall how cool the Mac guy was and how uncool the PC guy was, that basically describes us.

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Federal News Countdown Stories – Mobile Apps, Continuous Monitoring, Confusion Around Intell Review Leadership

August 19th, 2013 · 2 Comments · cyber-security, mobility, technology

Last Friday, I was on the Federal News Countdown on WFED, hosted by Francis Rose, along with Steven Bucci, Director of the Douglas & Sarah Allison Center and Senior Fellow for Defense & Homeland Security at The Heritage Foundation. Here is the link to the broadcast: http://www.federalnewsradio.com/156/3425850/Federal-News-Countdown-New-DHS-contract-standardizes-cyber-protections-DoD-cuts-force-lower-sights-on-drones. The way the News Countdown works is that each […]

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AFCEA Bethesda Mobility Technology Symposium, AMARC is an Educational Partner

July 26th, 2013 · No Comments · afcea, amarc, government, government 2.0, mobility, technology

Please join AFCEA Bethesda and the Advanced Mobility Academic Research Center (AMARC) at the Mobility Technology Symposium to be held on August 8, 2013 at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, DC. This half-day education forum will go beyond the business case for mobility and look at how agencies are developing and implementing emerging mobile technology […]

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AMARC Panel at the Mobile Summit

July 17th, 2013 · No Comments · amarc, mobility, security, technology

In addition to hosting a summit on mobile technology at the Reagan Building July 9, http://www.mobilefeds.com/, the Advanced Mobility Academic Research Center (AMARC) also coordinated and ran a panel on Security and Mobile Technology. The panel, which I moderated, included professors from George Washington University, Stevenson University, George Mason University, as well as the CIO for […]

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Making Mobile Matter

June 27th, 2013 · No Comments · amarc, mobility

The conversation yesterday on The DorobekInsiderLive was pretty interesting. Participants included: Jacob Parcell, Mobile Programs Manager, GSA Bill Roberts, Senior Pre-Sales Consultant Federal, BMC Software Tom Suder, President & Industry Chair, MobileGov & ACT/IAC Advanced Mobility Working Group Pat Fiorenza, Senior Research Analyst, GovLoop Me For those who missed the broadcast, here is a link […]

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On Chris DorobekINSIDER Live Today, June 26, at Noon

June 26th, 2013 · No Comments · amarc, mobility, technology

Tom Suder and I, among others, will be on the DorobekINSIDER Live broadcast at noon: http://goo.gl/0Cyc9 The topic will be Making Mobile Matter.

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My Appearance on the Federal Countdown, April 26

April 30th, 2013 · No Comments · amarc, cyber-security, government, mobility, technology

This last Friday I participated in the Federal News Countdown with Ron Sanders, Booz Allen Hamilton, hosted by Francis Rose, WFED. The transcript and audio can be accessed here, http://www.federalnewsradio.com/86/3301646/Federal-News-Countdown-Furloughs-fizzle-spectrum-search-GS-update. The way the show works is that each guest brings three articles from their least important, number 3-3-3-3; to their most important, number well you […]

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Everything Without Wires

April 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · mobility, sensors, technology

One of the great things about teaching classes is how much one learns from the students. I have been teaching a capstone graduate class at the University of Maryland University College, UMUC, http://www.umuc.edu/, about the Management of Technology and Innovation for a number of years. One of the running threads culminating in a discussion in the […]

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