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Building upon the Federal CIO Cloud Summit this week in Washington. I have been invited to provide a keynote presentation at the upcoming Cloud Standards Summit July 15th in Washington. My keynote presentation will focus on providing a summary from the Federal CIO's Cloud Summit as wel...
The Obama administration is embracing the cloud in no uncertain terms.The Washington Post reports: "The Pentagon has awarded another contract for cloud computer -- which, roughly speaking, involves putting software tools on the 'net and delivering them to users only... S...
Interesting developments over the last couple days in regards to Cloud Computing within the US Federal Government. I have had the honor of being invited to Washington DC next week to attend the US Federal Government Cloud Computing Summit. The summit is being hosted by the US governmen...
Although Aneesh Chopra is a new name for most, he is well know in Virginia as Governor Tim Kaine's Secretary of Technology. For the Commonwealth, he was charged with leading the state's strategy to effectively leverage technology in government reform. If his strategy for the state can ...
In a recent report published by Gartner, the market research firm outlined the tremendous opportunity for global cloud services projecting revenues to increase 21 percent this year alone. According to Gartner cloud-based offerings made $46.4 billion in 2008, a number that is projected...
  http://www.registrationline.co.uk/rel/event236/reg.asp on 25 & 26 June…   If your organization is managing, implementing or planning an e-Identity strategy, you really can’t afford to miss the European e-Identity Management Conference 2009 (www.e...
As the NCOIC gets it's arms around this new paradigm, the Cloud Computing Working Group has focused on establishing a roadmap for providing value to the industry. Using the established NCOIC Interoperability Framework, Network Centric Analysis Tool and Building Blocks, the working gr...
Program to culminate in Pacific Rim Summit and Workshop, July 28-30, 2009 WASHINGTON, April 7 /PRNewswire/ — XBRL US announced today an internship program for emerging XBRL practitioners as part of a summit and workshop in San Francisco on July 28-30, 2009. The event will assemb...
Here’s an update on our 2009 Online Loudoun County Promotion Business Challenge, to help stimulate business investment in the county,
NEW YORK, April 2 /PRNewswire/ — XBRL US and Securities Operations Forum jointly announced that top-name speakers will be presenting at a one-day conference, Corporate Actions 2009: Improving Issuer-Investor Communication by reducing risk and cost through technology standards, o...
MENLO PARK, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire/ — Gaining a better understanding of IT risk, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and extensible business reporting language (XBRL) top the “to do” list for internal audit executives this year, according to the 20...
We spent the better part of a rainy, dreary early spring day basking in brainpower and intellectual curiosity with the children at the 2009 "Techstravaganza" at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science
POLISH FORT-NIGHTLY REVIEW "How the Germans are starving Poland" Polish Ministry of Information No. 58   Polish Fort Nightly Review  No. 58 Tuesday, December 15th, 1942 London   In the introduction to No.55 of the Polish Fortnightly Review we pointed out that Germa...
NEW YORK, March 26 /PRNewswire/ — SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 8,500 institutions, and XBRL US, the nonprofit consortium for XML business reporting standards in the U.S. marketplace, announced today that Chris Church, SWIFT CEO of Americas and Global Head...
Actually in Denmark the FESD standards provide some of what Roger is asking after, however all relevant documentation that I am aware of is in Danish. There was also a project, that never went anywhere as far as I know, for unique identifiers for digital resources so that you would b...
Written by Bob Schneider     Posted on March 12, 2009 I recently reviewed this blog’s content for the past few months and was not surprised that more than half was devoted to the SEC’s XBRL mandate. The final rule for interactive data has certainly been the...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XBRL US will report to the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in a hearing on “Assessing Treasury’s Efforts at Preventing Waste and Abuse of TARP Funds”. The hearing will assess...
Ok, so I was right and the loonies were wrong. $750B didn't do diddly. The S&P is one-half of its high 18 months ago, and headed further down today. Unemployment at 8.1% is the highest in decades, but the new treasury secretary can't find anyone who wants a job working for him.Cong...
Reid Hoffman is an entrepreneur's entrepreneur. He worked at Paypal, founded LinkedIn, and invested in dozens more. Last night, he appeared on Charlie Rose, where he talks about the rise of social networking in general, and LinkedIn's success in particular (it is adding one million...
ABU DHABI, UAE, Mar 02, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — XBRL International, Inc. ( www.xbrl.org) announced today that XBRL-United Arab Emirates (XBRL-UAE) has joined the global consortium to support its efforts to adopt XBRL as the worldwide business reporting standar...
In a recent study, published by MeriTalk, Red Hat and DLT Solutions, the Federal government could save $6.6 billion by using cloud computing or software-as-a-service."Looking at 30 federal agencies, the study assumes every agency is starting from scratch with new technology. So instead...
Thomas Friedman is a very smart man and a very good writer. He’s certainly sold more books than I ever will. But in reading his latest column arguing $20 billion in bailout money should go to VCs not auto companies, one thing was crystal clear: This man doesn’t live in Silicon Valley....
Booz Allen Hamilton is launching its Cloud Computing Wargame (CCW)T at FOSE March 10-12, 2009 in Washington, DC. The CCW is designed to simulate the major decision factors government agencies' IT executives and Program Managers must take into consideration when moving to a cloud enviro...
I had the privilege of spending many hours over the past several days immersed in expert discussion about Information Sharing, from several different perspectives. In the "open source" Web 2.0 community (at last week's Potomac Techwire Internet Outlook 2009 event), the consensus seems ...
JuicyCampus, a website that invites students to post anonymous (and often-times libelous) messages about their peers, is headed for the Deadpool. In a blog post on the company's website, founder Matt Ivester blames the site's demise on a lack of revenue, despite steady growth: U...
Roger, The point I didn't make very well is that there are often two business processes. In your example, the first is the internal processing of the message. The second is the process relating to the physical transportation. Many of the second type of process can share common inter...
Hi Roger, The response from your colleague is what I tend to do in these circumstances. It is basically the concept of an envelope. Sometime last century, I worked on the envelope for the UK Government Gateway. Here, all information that was peripheral to the processing of the data ...