Introduction to the Internet of Things

Learn the Basics of IoT - Interactive [10 minutes]

This course is intended for anyone who wants to better understand the internet of things (IoT). In three lessons, we’ll define IoT, offer examples of how it works, and discuss some … View Course

How to Build Connected Security

Combine Physical Security, Network Security and Cybersecurity

We used to think of security in terms of fences, barred windows, and barricades to physical locations. Then, with the rise of computers and other technologies, we began to worry … View Course

Developing Modern Government Services

Employ IT Service Management at Your Agency - Interactive [30 Minutes]

IT modernization in government is a must. It’s important to deliver the necessary levels of security, functionality and efficiency to help government employees in their roles. More importantly, modernization will … View Course

Moving from Digital Disruption to Digital Transformation

Transform Your Agency's IT - Interactive [30 minutes]

Digital transformation is not easy or automatic — it’s a journey. Still, tools and methods are available to accelerate strategic planning and execution, while providing a means to improve user … View Course

The Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program

Achieving the Goals of Information Security Continuous Monitoring - Interactive [30 minutes]

Welcome to the GovLoop Academy course on Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation, a Department of Homeland Security program that provides government agencies automated cybersecurity capabilities to defend against today’s advanced threats. … View Course

Overcoming the Challenges of Data Analytics in Government

Embrace Data Analytics - Interactive [30 Minutes]

Welcome to the GovLoop Academy course on Overcoming the Challenges of Data Analytics in Government. This course is for anyone who wants to innovate the way their agencies gather and … View Course

Planning a Digital Service Acquisition

Phase 1 of Digital Acquisitions - Interactive [30 minutes]

We are standing at a tipping point. Private technology businesses were forced to reevaluate the way they met customer needs when the tech bubble popped in 2001. This reevaluation led … View Course

Solicitation for Digital Service Acquisitions

Phase 2 of Digital Acquisitions - Interactive [30 minutes]

Welcome to  Solicitation for Digital Service Acquisitions, part 2 of the Knight Foundation’s Digital Service Acquisition learning path. In the following lessons, we’ll dive into the specifics of acquisition planning, … View Course

How to Give Effective Feedback

Create Better Critical Conversations - Interactive [10 Minutes]

This course is intended for anyone who wants to become more effective in giving critical feedback. In three lessons, we’ll define the three types of feedback and describe the best … View Course

Determining Your Agency’s Cloud Readiness

Prepare Your Organization for Cloud - Interactive [30 minutes]

You’ve probably thought something along the lines of, “I’ve been told to embrace cloud to reduce data center costs, but I’m not sure I’m ready for cloud. Where do I … View Course