FITARA has the potential to force real change, Alan Balutis writes -- but not if legislators take their eyes off the ball on implementation.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
A Commerce Department advisory council hopes to quantify innovation and measure the effectiveness of incubators and federal grants.
Bob Davis argues that the lack of a strong federal procurement workforce is not just a government problem -- and it’s time for industry to get involved in solving it.
The bureau’s cybersecurity job requirements require applicants to complete a stiff physical fitness test, even though most of their time will likely be spent behind a desk.
A new survey explores industry CIOs' frustrations, ambitions and compensation.
Here are several actions federal managers can take to create a more gender-diverse -- and successful -- workforce.
When buying IT as a service, organizational charts will change. But jobs aren't necessarily eliminated -- they're enhanced, and that's crucial in national security settings.
FCW recaps the key retirements and shifts to the private sector.
Steve Kelman looks at research that warns leaders who feel too powerful can hinder good team performance.
Excelling at a particular activity does not necessarily prepare to lead a team, just as playing the violin doesn't prepare you to be an orchestra's conductor.
A new study surveyed six agencies' strategies and their reliance on GSA for support in complying with the Digital Government Strategy.
FCW investigated efforts by the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to improve a joint data repository on military and veteran suicides. Something as impersonal and mundane as incomplete datasets could be exacerbating a national tragedy.
Firm agrees to pay $44.5 million over allegations of overcharging agencies for record storage.
Despite delays, the program is at a critical point for determining the ultimate impact of cloud technology in the government space.
FCW is proud to support this Feb. 9 event to help the soldiers of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom transition to civilian careers.
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