Shane Harris' book "@War" details the personalities and turf battles behind the U.S. government's conclusion that cyberspace is a national security asset.
The first four years of the administration's policy have been hampered by budget pressures, but the cost economies of cloud technology will drive faster adoption.
The latest version of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act purportedly protects companies from liability and individuals from government intrusion.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
FCW visited the Air Force Academy outside Colorado Springs, where a team of young cyber cadets is racking up medals and experience prized by Pentagon leaders.
Although cybersecurity is always a priority, one component CIO said, "my biggest problem is stretching a dollar."
The Defense Department has launched an improved version of its biometrics repository, but the system still lacks the latest technology.
Building a national communications network for first responders is a massive undertaking, and no one seems pleased with the progress so far.
Report offers seven recommendations "to improve the use of record emails by Department of State employees and mission staff members."
A Lawrence Livermore expert details the many ways online elections could be corrupted.
A new case study details the Education Department's efforts to get ahead of data disclosure challenges.
The Census Bureau hasn't established a time frame for its cloud computing plans, including testing for scalability, security, and privacy protection, as well as determining a budget for cloud services.