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    GSA conference probe: No big deal?

    A reader suggests our coverage of some recent developments in GSA's conference-spending investigation was unwarranted. Is that a fair criticism? Read More

    Comments: 3
  • Teresa Carlson

    Did Amazon short-cut FedRAMP?

    A reader argues that Amazon Web Services did not go through 'the actual FedRAMP certification process.' Is that a fair criticism? Read More

    Comments: 8
  • workers

    The dangers of checklists

    A reader warns that DOD may be losing the forest for the trees with Better Buying. Read More

  • E-mail circling the globe

    Why do officials really conduct business on personal e-mail?

    The Conversation: FCW's reporters and editors respond to your comments. Read More

    Comments: 2
  • wounded veteran

    Parsing the VA debate

    Executive Editor Troy K. Schneider discusses the reader comments to our story on IT troubles at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Read More

    Comments: 6
  • Chuck Hagel at budget hearing

    DOD furlough delay prompts anger

    The Conversation: FCW's reporters and editors respond to your comments. Read More

    Comments: 17
  • computer and network

    Enhancing social-media security

    The Conversation: FCW's reporters and editors respond to your comments. Read More

  • man planning layoffs

    Who makes how much at DOD?

    The Conversation: FCW's reporters and editors respond to your comments. Read More

    Comments: 6
  • gears on diagram

    ... but there IS an 'i' in 'data scientist'

    Do data scientists deserve recognition themselves, or just as part of a team? Read More

  • analytics concept art

    Defining big data

    The Conversation: FCW's reporters and editors respond to your comments. Read More

    Comments: 1