• Digital gov
    screen grab of USGS beta website

    USGS unveils new Web presence, seeks feedback

    The new site is part of a two-year effort to make the U.S. Geological Survey's online resources more accessible and user-friendly. 03/19/2014

  • Cybersecurity
    keyhole digital

    In search of buy-in for continuous monitoring

    CDM is designed to provide a steady flow of security data that enables agencies to identify and mitigate cyber threats quickly and efficiently, but in some ways the technology is still in its infancy. 03/19/2014

  • Data centers
    data center cages

    Is data center consolidation losing steam?

    The federal government is lagging behind similar efforts in the private sector aimed at boosting security and saving money, says Brocade executive Anthony Robbins. 03/19/2014

  • Critical Read
    rubber stamp

    CIOs focused on training

    Sixty percent of those surveyed said training is the answer to squeezing more efficiency out of a reduced workforce. 03/19/2014

  • Mobility
    USPS mobile device

    Mail carriers get new mobile device

    The Honeywell device is the leading edge of a larger plan to support the kind of multiple-event end-to-end tracking used by commercial shippers. 03/18/2014

  • Security
    Top Secret - Shutterstock Image

    White House urges changes to clearance rules

    The government plans to move to a continuous evaluation method for security clearances, which will require new IT systems to store and search through data. 03/18/2014

  • Book excerpt
    Phil Rosenzweig

    Models, models everywhere

    This excerpt from "Left Brain, Right Stuff" explains the value and limitations of decision models. 03/18/2014

  • Acquisition
    Mary Davie, GSA

    GSA looks at lessons learned from Networx contract

    The agency has made public a pair of documents detailing takeaways from the longer-than-expected transition. 03/18/2014

  • Management

    What you don’t know can hurt you

    Taking a leaf out of the audit book for gaining valuable insights from data. 03/18/2014

  • Critical Read
    help wanted sign

    STEM students ponder public service

    In a Partnership for Public Service survey, one in four college students ranked government as one of their top three job targets. 03/18/2014