Agencies


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How not to drown in your agency's data

A new case study details the Education Department's efforts to get ahead of data disclosure challenges.

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DHS IG: S&T Directorate needs better contract oversight

The Science and Technology Directorate said it will have strengthened contracting documentation processes in place by summer.

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Sonny Hashmi to leave GSA

Popular CIO is headed for the private sector.

E-mail circling the globe

Clinton says she regrets not using .gov address

There are still lingering questions about the former secretary of State’s use of a private email address and server.

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FOIA scorecard, an NSA lawsuit, USPTO's new director and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Clinton's printed emails a headache for archivists

Printed emails aren't searchable, don't retain all metadata and aren't necessarily threaded in a way that gives a chronological account of an exchange.

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NHTSA can't get on the road again

Implementing a new crash-data system requires travel that the highway safety agency says it can't afford.

Terry Halvorsen

No-longer-acting Pentagon CIO holds forth

On his first full day as DOD's permanent CIO, Terry Halvorsen spoke with FCW about his push for hybrid data centers, the commercial cloud and cultivating trust with industry.

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Exploring the next wave of IT cost cutting

By applying a long-term mindset to strategic cost-saving initiatives, agencies can reshape how IT supports mission delivery.

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Tech jobs, FAA video and OPM recruitment roadmap

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Cybersecurity research

Fast track for cyber hiring, UK hacker and DHS prizes

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Peering into the cyber future

A new IARPA program looks to fund technology that can anticipate rather than react to cyber threats.

The 2015 Federal 100

Meet 100 women and men who are doing great things in federal IT.