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Simple advice, big payoff
U.K. best practice books spark IT improvement projects

Can you be too thin?
Thin clients aren't for everyone, but if you decide to make the leap, here are some issues to consider

Information becomes a weapon
Network-centric warfare lets warfighters win major operations, but its role in fighting insurgencies remains vague


Bush’s 2007 budget seeks to tap IT’s efficiencies
Requested increases for DHS, Justice signal growing respect for information technology

Small growth in IT budget

Budget request supports future DOD warfighting plans



Comings and goings


Editorial: The culture war

Flyzik: Give RFID a chance

Lisagor: Are you missing your mission?

Welles: When retirement looms large

Whiteman: How to find a federal IT job


McMillen is at home in history
NARA's first public liaison strives for candor, openness with the institution's constituents

Wanted: Feds who can write

VA offers School at Work


Hello, IRENE
Library of Congress to use image tool for sound restoration

The Pipeline

Navy shows off light, fast Stiletto

Ruggedized Durabook hits the scene

Macromedia Studio 8 gets productivity boost


Telcos regroup for 2006
As dust settles on two telecom mergers, remade companies plan for the future

Small company shows how to win business

The company that came in from the cold


New (fiscal) year resolution: Get your IT budget fit
Tips for learning to do more with less

Share-in-savings on life support

US-VISIT under the microscope

States scramble to implement voting standards

DOD speeds PKI development


A few minutes with Leslie Barry

FCW in Print

In the latest issue: Looking back on three decades of big stories in federal IT.


  • Shutterstock image: looking for code.

    How DOD embraced bug bounties -- and how your agency can, too

    Hack the Pentagon proved to Defense Department officials that outside hackers can be assets, not adversaries.

  • Shutterstock image: cyber defense.

    Why PPD-41 is evolutionary, not revolutionary

    Government cybersecurity officials say the presidential policy directive codifies cyber incident response protocols but doesn't radically change what's been in practice in recent years.

  • Anne Rung -- Commerce Department Photo

    Exit interview with Anne Rung

    The government's departing top acquisition official said she leaves behind a solid foundation on which to build more effective and efficient federal IT.

  • Charles Phalen

    Administration appoints first head of NBIB

    The National Background Investigations Bureau announced the appointment of its first director as the agency prepares to take over processing government background checks.

  • Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.)

    Senator: Rigid hiring process pushes millennials from federal work

    Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) said agencies are missing out on younger workers because of the government's rigidity, particularly its protracted hiring process.

  • FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1987, FCW has covered it all -- the major contracts, the disruptive technologies, the picayune scandals and the many, many people who make federal IT function. Here's a look back at six of the most significant stories.

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