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Inside the protection business
EMC’s Shannon Kellogg paints a sobering picture of growing online threats and overburdened security officials.





         



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Unlocking the national cybersecurity initiative
The Bush administration slowly reveals its cybersecurity initiative — and its impact on federal IT.






 


THE WEEK


Buzz of the Week: Security on the mind



FCW Caption Contest winner announced



Policy News


FISMA 2.0 bill will strengthen cybersecurity, experts say

Cybersecurity initiative seen as good first step


Acquisition News


Acquisition needs more than contracting officers, officials say

Army touts speedy tech development at conference


Management News

DHS plans new TWIC rule



FCW FORUM


Editorial: What to do with the CMO

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Breul: CMO idea could stick around




 



     





MANAGEMENT

Management in transition
OMB, GAO wanted to ensure the new administration is on top of management issues.



POLICY

DOD tests contractors’ ID cards

The pilot program’s future could hinge on the question of who conducts background checks.

 




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Field surveys landscape as chief
Lesley field approaches her job of OFPP administrator like a skier on a sea of ice.





POINTERS: RECOMMENDED READING
FCW points you in the direction of interesting blogs and Web sites that deal with all things information technology.


20 ideas worth stealing


How to find poor performers


California train crash: The online database


A grave turn for Web 2.0




FCW in Print

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

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  • FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1986, 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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    A 'minibus' appropriations package could be in the cards

    A short-term funding bill is expected by Sept. 30 to keep the federal government operating through early December, but after that the options get more complicated.

  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco

    DOD launches new tech hub in Austin

    The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx.

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    Merged IT modernization bill punts on funding

    A House panel approved a new IT modernization bill that appears poised to pass, but key funding questions are left for appropriators.

  • General Frost

    Army wants cyber capability everywhere

    The Army's cyber director said cyber, electronic warfare and information operations must be integrated into warfighters' doctrine and training.

  • Rising Star 2013

    Meet the 2016 Rising Stars

    FCW honors 30 early-career leaders in federal IT.

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