Wednesday, February 27, 2008

All the Ducks in a Row

Kevin Drum notes

Remember all those millions of emails that the White House may or may not have lost over the past few years? Henry Waxman held hearings about this today and wanted to know what happened to the Automatic Records Management System, which was installed by the Clinton administration and worked fine. Information Week reports:

Theresa Payton, CIO for the White House Office of Administration, said in her prepared statement that the incoming Bush administration transitioned from Lotus Notes to Microsoft Exchange over a two-year period from 2002-2004, and that the ARM System established by the previous administration did not work properly with Exchange.


So I can blame both Bush and Microsoft. Ah what great joy it was to be alive on that good day but to blog was very heaven.

Typed on a Windows XP system.

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