Telecommuting and the Federal Government
Beyond the broader trends, individual agencies are adopting telework programs with multiple motives. Seeking savings on real estate and greater efficiency, Loudoun County, Virginia, has issued notebook PCs to building inspectors to allow them to handle inspection duties without returning to the office. When current leases expire, the county hopes to save money by leasing less office space. Loudoun County uses SonicWALL Virtual Private Network (VPN) for security.