Agency leaders must proactively invest time, energy and resources to shape the future rather than reactively wait for change to happen.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down, but the innovation initiative he announced Nov. 15 could live on. FCW interviewed three former high-ranking officials about what it will take for the effort to succeed.
As costs have come down and capacity has soared, the benefits extend to both budgets and performance.
Data gathered by the Sensor Fish could aid in redesigning dams' hydroturbine chambers, where abrupt changes in pressure can kill salmon.
A new Gallup Poll finds respondents happier with the oft-disparaged Postal Service than any other major federal agency.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Army Cyber Command Sgt. Maj. Rodney Harris says the Army is learning as it goes along in the uncharted terrain of cybersecurity.
Researchers aim for "an operational disease monitoring and forecasting system with open data and open source code."
A Chertoff Group study assesses the state of readiness for U.S. critical infrastructure.
A rash of breaches that some fear could be tied to VPN connections is raising concerns about the security of federal telework programs.
Adm. Michael Rogers, leader of NSA and U.S. Cyber Command, testified on Capitol Hill on Nov. 20 about pending cybersecurity legislation.
A new book by noted cybersecurity journalist Brian Krebs digs into the lucrative and seedy spam business.