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The revolution of obfuscation for cybersecurity and threat intelligence

Without the proper protections, threat intelligence can do more harm than good.

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Why the telecom transition makes it a good time for UC

The transition to the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract should have feds thinking about unified communications in the cloud.

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Securing government email is a critical step for U.S. cybersecurity

Agencies could soon be leaders in authenticating email, but there still much work to be done.

Time to fix the TIC

Why modernizing trusted internet connection requirements will help speed agencies' path to the cloud.

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A data-driven approach to data center optimization

The first step for agencies looking to consolidate: taking stock of existing assets.

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Help wanted: Senior agile leaders needed

The government must invest in making agencies' senior IT program managers real agile leaders.

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Fed 100 nominations: 5 things NOT to do

As the deadline for submissions draws near, here's how to avoid undercutting your nominee.

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How data analytics improves government responsiveness

Imagine the possibilities of better and more effective use of data analytics in the federal government.

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Innovation is key to breaking government's age-old trade-offs

Agencies often find themselves facing conflicting goals, but a combination of innovation, technological advancement and management techniques can break the deadlock.

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How to write a winning Fed 100 nomination

Crafting a compelling Federal 100 Award nomination is tricky, especially for industry nominees. Past winner and Fed 100 judge Venkatapathi "PV" Puvvada explains what it takes.

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'Reinventing government,' 25 years later

In 1993, the government began shifting its focus to performance, but the question remains: Has the procurement system improved?

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Government dollars for IoT: Large and unbalanced

Civilian agencies should take a lesson from the Defense Department -- and all of government should look to smaller, emerging tech companies as well as traditional contractors.

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Government Cyber Insider tracks the technologies, policies, threats and emerging solutions that shape the cybersecurity landscape.

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