2016 Tech Employment Report by Region

2015 was a year of slight fluctuation, both in terms of the year-over-year changes in unemployment rates across the country and with updates to long-term employment projections. The latest figures from the Department of Labor’s annual report show continued progress in unemployment reduction from 2014 to 2015, with 47 states and the District of Columbia seeing modest to significant drops in average unemployment rates. By the tail end of the 2015, the national average for unemployment had dropped to 5.3 percent, and more recent data January 2016 show a further decrease with rates currently at 4.9 percent.

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WHITE HOUSE ACTION PLAN ON GLOBAL WATER SECURITY

whitePaper | June 1, 2022

The Biden-Harris Administration recognizes the critical role of sustainable water systems and the transformational power that water access has in the life of each person on earth. From its most basic role as the source of life to its advanced role in powering global economies, water matters. Still, its ubiquity in everyday life risks leading us to take it for granted — while global trends in population growth, urbanization, environmental degradation, deforestation, and climate change pose growing challenges to water security around the world. Here at home, water crises are becoming more frequent and intense. Historic droughts threaten our supply of water, and failing infrastructure and chronic underinvestment deprive our most vulnerable communities of safe drinking water. Lack of sanitation threatens public health, individual safety and dignity, equity, and the protection of freshwater resources; extreme weather events intensify these risks where improved sanitation is unavailable. As the source of both life and livelihoods, water security is central to human and national security.

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Overcoming eDiscovery Challenges for Government Agencies

whitePaper | March 16, 2023

Public agencies experience unique challenges that aren’t found in the private sector. Agencies have to comply with constitutional requirements, and usually do so on tighter budgets and with limited staff members. Our whitepaper explores the biggest challenges government teams are facing with eDiscovery.

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Atlassian success for Western Australian Government Agencies

whitePaper | October 5, 2022

Insights into how Atlassian's Jira and Confluence can support government agencies to work more collaboratively and deliver more results and services - effectively - to stakeholders and communities.

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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government, January 2020

whitePaper | January 16, 2020

Less than two months before California’s presidential primary, the Democratic primary remains a three-way race between Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden, and Elizabeth Warren. Most Californians say President Trump should be removed from office and disapprove of his handling of the situation with Iran. These are among the key findings of a statewide survey released today by the Public Policy Institute of California.

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Appian Government Cloud Security and Availability

whitePaper | March 14, 2022

Appian Government Cloud (AGC) is a cloud service offering with a DISA Provisional Authorization (PA) at Impact Level 5 (IL5). US Department of Defense Mission Owners can leverage the AGC PA to reduce their security responsibilities and accelerate their Authority to Operate (ATO) for cloud applications. Applications deployed on AGC are built using the Appian Low-Code Platform

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FEDERAL HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK

whitePaper | March 25, 2020

The National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) is the principal means by which the Executive Branch coordinates science and technology policy across the diverse entities that make up the Federal research and development enterprise. A primary objective of the NSTC is to ensure that science and technology policy decisions and programs are consistent with the President’s stated goals. The NSTC prepares research and development strategies that are coordinated across Federal agencies aimed at accomplishing multiple national goals.

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