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Title:Tracking “Change”: The Importance of Applying Version Control to Government Resources
Author(s):Simmons, Shannon N.; Grimes, Justin M.; Bonsignore, Elizabeth M.
Subject(s):e-government
information policy
version control
preserva- tion, information access
Abstract:Transparency and information access are crucial components of a successful democratic society. President-elect Obama has pledged to use all available technologies to make the government more transparent and accountable to its citi- zens. Version control provides a perfect example of one such technology which is useful for fostering accountability, in- creasing public con dence, and encouraging participation. However, as a new technology, the design and implemen- tation of version control raises important issues of public policy.
Issue Date:2009-02-08
Genre:Conference Poster
Type:Text
Language:English
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/15325
Date Available in IDEALS:2010-04-03


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