Agency leaders must proactively invest time, energy and resources to shape the future rather than reactively wait for change to happen.
A HealthCare.gov gears up again for open enrollment, there are lessons to be learned for future system roll-outs.
IT professionals can create security and access models that transform APIs from unwieldy legacy apps to self-defending services.
High-performing security teams look very different today than they did a decade ago, but too many agencies have paid insufficient attention to attracting and developing the right talent.
FCW Editor-in-Chief Troy Schneider shares five points to remember when submitting nominations for the 2015 Federal 100 awards.
Elections are increasingly driven by systems that combine the power of social media and big data to connect with citizens. Those same principles can help agency IT as well.
The obstacles are many, but the Open Standard's Matt Rosenberg argues that database innovations could help build public awareness of IGs' vital work.
A key contributor to Clinger-Cohen argues that federal IT has failed to take advantage of the tools that law provided.
An open cloud -- supporting open source, open standards and interoperability -- can drive innovation and boost citizen participation in government.
A decade after the 9/11 Commission identified agencies' reluctance to share information as a dangerous shortcoming, the government is moving in the right direction.
Alan Balutis argues we should let CIOs perform as the Clinger-Cohen Act intended before reinventing the role yet again.
We need to end the 'conspiracy of hope' and embrace agile development as the best way to avoid fiascos on the scale of HealthCare.gov, writes Asynchrony's David Elfanbaum.