For most agencies, storage efficiency lies below the surface in secondary data stores.
As federal CIOs make the shift from managing infrastructure to managing applications, they also need to change their mindset about procurement.
The former Department of Veterans Affairs CIO shows how successful development and use of open source software requires collaboration, transparency and a commitment to management.
By analyzing data on workforce needs and hiring efforts, agencies can take the lead in the race to recruit and retain cybersecurity professionals.
The president-elect has hinted at his management priorities. Alan Balutis pulls all those clues into one place.
The need to modernize federal IT transcends politics, one industry exec argues, and we already have the tools to make it happen.
Moving to IP-based networks is the answer -- if the right tools are deployed to ensure security.
FCW's columnists, contributors and reporters look at how the incoming Trump administration can tackle management, IT acquisition, cybersecurity and more.
Government and industry have an opportunity to democratize high-performance computing by making it more accessible to nontechnical users.
An industry leader argues that it's good to keep the "dinosaurs" on their toes.
No matter who wins the election, there are key opportunities to expand on current efforts to secure and defend federal networks and critical infrastructure.
By thinking like an adversary, federal agencies can find and fix organizational weaknesses before the bad guys can exploit them.