Consistent policies need to be created across like agencies like civilian and DoD that allow all like agencies to implement areas like mobile security the same. This will provide economies of scale cost savings allowing the same or similar devices and software. It also allows for a reference implementation that can be used by all agencies.
I LOVE the idea of the Mobility Strategy being lead by the Executive Office of the President and the U.S. General Services Administration. It's something I've wished we would do in government for a long time. I was excited when I heard about this dialogue and wanted to research the concepts before participating, so I googled it and saw an article by Information Week, in which our CIO Steven VanRoekel detailed the strategy. ...more »