The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) should create an Open Platforms Initiative that uses digital platforms to engage and draw on the expertise of citizens and the private sector.
Recommendation #174 FCC Chapter: 14.15 The Office of Management and Budget and the Federal CIO Council should develop a single, secure enterprise-wide authentication protocol that enables online service delivery.
Recommendation #165 FCC Chapter: 14.6 The Office of Managament and Budget and the Federal Chief Information Officers Council should develop a competition to annually recognize internal efforts to transform government using broadband-enabled technologies.
Recommendation #162 FCC Chapter: 14.3 The Office of Management and Budget should review and coordinate federal grants that have a broadband connectivity requirement. Federal government grant funding should not limit or permit limitations on the use of federally funded facilities or services for broadband deployment, except when technology solutions cannot ensure privacy or security of data.
The federal government should launch a National Digital Literacy Program that creates a Digital Literacy Corps, increases the capacity of digital literacy partners and creates an Online Digital Literacy Portal.