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***Due to a change in the editorial calendar, the coverage scheduled for the March 8th and March 22nd issues will swap places. The March 8th issue will now carry the feature story on geospatial technology. The March 22nd issue will carry coverage of FCW’s annual Federal 100 Special Awards recognition program.

March 8 Geospatial

The next evolution in geospatial technology will involve the collection and synthesis of real-time, location-based data derived from from far flung networks of remote sensors. This story will highlight the benefits of the technology in several applications, such as emergency management, land use management and climate and ocean science. The story will identify and explain the key enabling technologies for these applications and the challenges involved in deploying them.

Writer: John Moore, jmwriter AT twcny DOT rr DOT com


March 22 Special Awards Issue: Federal 100



Posted on Feb 01, 2010 at 12:20 PM

FCW in Print

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


  • 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.

  • Shutterstock image.

    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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